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  • Intel Asks European Court to Toss $1.33 Billion Antitrust Fine

    Intel is asking a European court to overturn a $1.33 billion fine by antitrust regulators in 2009, claiming investigators relied on inadequate evidence and erred in their analysis. Lawyers for Intel and the European Commission (EC)—the antitrust arm of the European Union (EU)—were in Luxembourg July 3 arguing before five judges at the General Court over the fine levied by the EC in 2009, when regulators said that rebates given by Intel to systems makers Hewlett-Packard, ...

    Posted at July 3, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Android Malware Botnet Claims Doubted as Researchers Review Evidence

    Android Malware Botnet Claims Doubted as Researchers Review Evidence ( Page 1 of 3 )Two Internet security researchers who recently reported their findings of an Android botnet that pushes spam to users' Yahoo email accounts now say they might have jumped the gun. In an update from The Wall Street Journal, the two researchers aren't as sure that their original claims about the alleged Android malware and botnet are correct. "Chester Wisniewski, senior security adviser at Sophos, said he ...

    Posted at July 8, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Why Data Centers Are Becoming Strategic Service Hubs

    Cloud computing is fundamentally changing the way users and enterprise use IT; most of us already know that. But what hasn't been discussed too often is how advancing on-demand software and services supplied via the Web are changing the identities of data centers. Investment in data centers and related infrastructures by large enterprises is becoming integrated into wider strategies that include additional service layers and customized functionality beyond traditional network services, U.K.-based telecom market researcher Ovum

    Posted at July 14, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iOS 6 Set for Fall Debut: 10 Reasons to Upgrade Sooner Rather Than Later

    iOS 6 Set for Fall Debut: 10 Reasons to Upgrade Sooner Rather Than Later ( Page 1 of 2 )Apple’s iOS 6 operating system is launching in the fall. When it’s finally made released on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, the operating system will deliver over 200 features, according to Apple. Among them is a promise of better security, Facebook integration, and an improved email.   By nearly all measures, and according to those who have used the operating system ...

    Posted at July 19, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Qualys Open-Source Mobile Security Tool Debuts at Black Hat

    LAS VEGAS — At the Black Hat security and B-sides conferences here, mobile security will be in the cross hairs this week. While there seems to be a limitless supply of vulnerable mobile apps, defensive measures to actually easily validate and identify mobile vulnerabilities have not been as plentiful. That's a situation that Parth Patel, vulnerability signature engineer for Qualys, is aiming to help correct. Patel is releasing a new open-source mobile vulnerability framework called the ...

    Posted at July 24, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment