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Articles by Larry Greenemeier
posted in February 2006
The move marks the first time Oracle has notified customers of a security fix in an upgrade between its quarterly patch updates.
Windows users most likely yawned at last week's warning that Apple's Safari Web browser contains a critical vulnerability that exposes Mac users to attacks using malicious Zip files with virus-laden payloads. Subsequent reports of an exploit that makes it possible to take advantage of this latest Mac OS X flaw surely elicited no sympathy from long-suffering Internet Explorer devotees.
In RSA Conference keynote, CEO Chambers says Cisco will leverage its central role in corporate networks to become a primary provider of security management technology.
McNealy and Gates lament lax security practices, demonstrate new security technologies at RSA Conference 2006.
Steer clear of some Web sites, unless your idea of romance is spending some more quality time with your helpdesk staff.
A new research center opening this week at Arizona State University to study the societal impacts and potential benefits of nanotechnology shows progress, yet some voice concerns about whether nanotechnology is worth the cost--or the risk.