• Black Screen of Death for Microsoft

    Dec 03, 2009 Poor work by a publicity-hungry security outfit looks like it could cost Microsoft dearly

  • A new cyber arms race

    Jun 02, 2009 President Barack Obama has been announcing his plans for a national co-ordinated approach to cyber security that may even include an offensive cyber warfare command within the US military

  • Insider threats

    Mar 31, 2009 The security sector is sometimes guilty of indulging in a bit of spin, and over-hyping of stories - its sometimes seen as a shameless attempt to sell more solutions, sometimes as a necessary evil to get joe public (or joe sys admin) to sit up and take notice

  • Spam-a-lot

    Nov 11, 2008 Research by the University of California, Berkeley and UC, San Diego has shed some more light on spam - specifically just how few responses it takes to spam emails you need to get to make it a viable business

    Tags: Cyber crime, Spam
  • Damac customer data on eBay

    Jun 07, 2008 Given that so many organizations in so many parts of the world have managed to lose customer data, its not surprising that the UAE has finally caught up and had its own high profile data loss