Kaspersky Lab said it had identified a new computer virus it dubbed "Red October" targeting eastern European countries that appeared to be collecting classified files using Nato and EU encryption.Friday, 18 January, 2013, 4:20am
BOSTON (Reuters) - A team of top hackers working for Intel Corp's <INTC.O> security division toil away in a West Coast garage searching for electronic bugs that could make automobiles vulnerable to lethal computer viruses.20 Aug 2012 - 6:52pm
Hongkongers have been urged to remain alert for signs of a computer virus that blocks web access, although local authorities had only one report of an infection yesterday.10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
A computer security watchdog warned that hackers could make smartphones their next target, after it received a record number of security and virus alerts last year.
The growing use of cloud computing - where data is stored on remote internet servers - was also increasing vulnerability, the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team's Co-ordination Centre said yesterday.6 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Virus by James Rose Random Ax Media (e-book)27 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Managed security services provider Network Box is looking to parlay its triumph at this year's Hong Kong Awards for Industries into further expansion of its domestic and international business.
'We certainly hope so,' said Michael Gazeley, the co-founder and managing director of Network Box. 'We are obviously working hard.'18 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Traditional internet threats remain a serious concern for home users, who should cover all their bases to avoid the latest assaults
The computer is now a commonplace household item, but its systems and data are prone to attack. So how can computers and users - young and old - be safeguarded?8 May 2007 - 12:00am
Champion's QE II campaign in balance
Trainer David Ferraris yesterday admitted his concern for the welfare of champion Vengeance Of Rain after losing four horses from Sunday's Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup programme - three of them probable victims of equine herpes virus (EHV).27 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
The much-maligned remake of The Omen has set me thinking about how much control I exert over my computer. Increasingly, my PC acts like it's in thrall to a wicked influence. For example, last night, an XP flag popped up onto the screen telling me to download an 'update'.25 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
I am now completely confused. I thought I was safe. One of the reasons I bought a Mac to begin with was to avoid all the worry and nonsense surrounding the security of the PC. Apple just released some kind of 'security update' that fixes hundreds of 'flaws'.22 May 2006 - 12:00am