MyDoom isn't done yet. The virus early last week began clogging E-mail in-boxes and degrading overall Internet performance. It appeared at first to be setting up computers for a Feb. 1 attack against the Web server of SCO Group Inc., which has angered the Linux community by launching a legal challenge to the open-source operating system. But later in the week, the author set off a variant to the MyDoom worm that was wired to launch a denial-of-service attack against Microsoft.com on Super Bowl Sunday. (For more on this, go to Hackers Target Systems Infected By MyDoom.)
IT's Reputation: What the Data SaysInformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.