Microsoft Readies Fix For DRM Hack
Ignoring pleas for an end to DRM, Microsoft promises patch to prevent a software tool from removing the music and video player's copyright protection technology.
Research: Security Issues Alarming But Fixable
A pair of security surveys released this week shows that protecting corporate and consumer data is sometimes easier than people might think, but the broader problem still is confounding far
Wi-Fi Alliance breaks ranks on 802.11n testing
Broadcom has welcomed the decision taken by the Wi-Fi Alliance to speed up the testing process for 802.11n specification equipment despite the fact that the high data-rate wireless technology is
HP ProCurve Stacks Deck With New Switches
Hewlett-Packard's ProCurve Networking by HP division this week plans to expand its lineup of stackable switches with three new series of Layer 2 Fast and Gigabit Ethernet products.
Google Tests Services Suite For Businesses
Google is making a collection of tools???e-mail, instant messaging, and web page creation tools--to businesses. Google Apps For Your Domain to take on Microsoft's proposed services bundle.
VoIP Systems Vulnerable To Attack
VoIP is well on its way to widespread adoption, but the fact that many companies haven't taken the necessary steps to toughen up security on their VoIP systems could make
Nokia Siemens Networks Names North America Head
Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) fleshed out its business unit and named regional executives Friday. Mark Louison, currently senior vice president of North America for Nokia Networks, was named to lead
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Air Time: A Wireless Education
Laptops and multipurpose cell phones are rapidly becoming the norm among students on campus. To support all these wireless devices and technology, however, schools must start offering serious network
IBM, HP Bulking Up EMS
Was IBM's recent purchase of asset management vendor MRO an attempt to leapfrog HP's acquisition of Mercury Interactive?
Review: SMB IP PBXs
Although Voice over IP provides undeniable benefits, it comes with security and performance problems. Would it be worth the investment for our fictional 'widget' maker, NWC Inc., to spend big
Strategic Security: Identity Theft Protection
Identity theft is a nightmare for companies and consumers alike. But, ultimately, the responsibility to protect against it falls solely on IT. Here's how to protect your data, your
Career Profile: Sun Microsystem's New CIO
Robert Worrall recently took the CIO reins from Bill Vass, who has been named President and COO of Sun Microsystems Federal, Inc. The new tech leader says career success is
Microsoft Nixes IE Repatch, Chides Researcher
Microsoft hasn't decided when to issue a revision for the MS06-042 patch, but it has gone ahead and blasted a security researcher for what is calls "irresponsible" disclosure of the
IBM's ISS Buy Smacks of Services Play
IBM's $1.3B purchase of threat-prevention pioneer Internet Security Systems instantly establishes Big Blue as one of the most formidable players in the IT security market.
YouTube Dives Into Advertising
YouTube has launched an advertising strategy with online video billboards to give marketers and businesses more than contests and banners to reach consumers.
Lenovo ThinkPads To Include Cingular Broadband
Lenovo said Tuesday its ThinkPad T60 notebooks will include Cingular broadband connectivity services. The move makes Lenovo the first U.S. notebook vendor to provide the Cingular broadband built-in.
Youth Are Key To Mobile Growth, Report
A new study delves into how young people are shaping mobile technology markets, and you won't believe how much cash today's 10-year-olds are expected to spend on mobile services.
Analysis: Avaya's Quick Edition Upgrade
Avaya's announcement today that it will upgrade the small office capabilities in its peer-to-peer solution, addresses both the needs of its customers and provides a compelling alternative to Cisco Integrated