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  • July 20, 2005 20 Jul'05

    Pop quiz: E-mail security

    Find out how much you know about securing your organization's e-mail.

  • July 19, 2005 19 Jul'05

    Visa axes payment processor after data theft

    Visa has axed payment processor CardSystems Solutions after its network was breached, compromising the data security of 40 million Visa, MasterCard and American Express customers.

  • July 18, 2005 18 Jul'05

    MS data back-up without the tape

    Microsoft is planning to ship System Centre Data Protection Manager, its continuous data back-up software, in the next 30 days.

  • July 18, 2005 18 Jul'05

    Kerberos closes security holes

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has issued patches to repair three serious flaws in its widely used Kerberos 5 security authentication system.

  • July 18, 2005 18 Jul'05

    Microsoft admits new XP flaw

    Microsoft has admitted that its XP operating system with Service Pack 2 is potentially vulnerable to a new denial of service threat.

  • July 14, 2005 14 Jul'05

    Sophos unleashes zombie hunter

    Security software firm Sophos has introduced an automatic “zombie” detection product which allows companies to locate networked computers that have been taken over by remote hackers.

  • July 13, 2005 13 Jul'05

    Microsoft issues Windows warning

    Microsoft today warned that hackers are already exploiting serious vulnerabilities in the Windows operating system for which it issued patches earlier this week.

  • July 13, 2005 13 Jul'05

    Anti-spyware body defines the enemy

    Major suppliers and consumer bodies have backed the recently launched Anti-Spyware Coalition (ASC), which has just published its basic definition of spyware.

  • July 12, 2005 12 Jul'05

    Rash of bots ushers in plague of spyware and adware

    McAfee has published the most common security threats recorded by its security labs in the second quarter, with bots, adware and spyware emerging as increasingly serious threats alongside traditional viruses and worms.

  • July 12, 2005 12 Jul'05

    Sarbox challenge drains security budgets

    International corporate spending on compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley data security legislation has come at the expense of dealing with other security threats, according to the Information Security Forum.