- Announcing the "Change The Administration" March in D.C.
- New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin tells what he thinks about his fellow
politicians and people in Washington in this morning's radio interview.
"FEMA Director Michael Brown must be removed from his job immediately and
should be assigned to truck duty to drive and unload food and supplies to the
New Orleans Convention Center thoughout the night and for the next 48 hours.
This guy is an incomptenet political idiot who has no qualification to run
this organization. It is completely unacceptable not to be able to drop one
single piece of food package to the superdome or the convention center in the
past five days! The only agency who was able to perform so far was the coast
guard. And people are sick and tired of hearing President Bush was forced to
cut his five week vacation two days early! This is unbeliavable!," wri... (more)
Web Security Journal: There's been a flurry of discussion this week among
Internet and Web standards heavy-hitters around WebSocket, the new
communications protocol supported in Chrome 4 and Safari 5. What was the main
issue? Is there some kind of fundamental security vulnerability with the
WebSocket (WS) protocol?
John Fallows: When surfing the Web, our browsers may communicate with Web
servers via HTTP proxies that deliver many benefits, such as providing
previously cached Web content more efficiently than repeatedly contacting the
target server. These proxies may be either ex... (more)
Aladdin Knowledge Systems, dealing in Software DRM, strong authentication and
content security solutions, has announced that Transbeam, one of New York
City's leading ISPs for hotels and schools, has selected Aladdin's eSafe
SecureSurfing solution to offer its ISP customers with a first-of-its-kind
security service in the U.S. that filters Web traffic prior to reaching end
users. Transbeam plans to begin offering the solution to customers next
Transbeam's offering of the eSafe SecureSurfing solution eliminates its
customers' need to hassle with maintaining desktop-based We... (more)
On April 22 Microsoft became aware of code available on the Internet that
seeks to exploit vulnerabilities already addressed as part of its April 13
security updates, code that attempts to use the IIS PCT/SSL vulnerability on
servers running Internet Information Services with the Secure Socket Layer
authentication enabled. The vulnerability was addressed by bulletin
MS04-011 (www.windowsupdate.com) and Microsoft urged all customers to
immediately install the MS4-011 update as well as the other critical updates
provided on April 13.
In addition, Microsoft published a knowledge b... (more)
Information storage and management specialists EMC Corporation just set a new
industry benchmark for what it calls "affordable, easy-to-use networked
storage" with the introduction of the EMC CLARiiON AX100 - a
customer-installable networked storage system capable of storing up to three
terabytes of information.
Joe Tucci, EMC's President and CEO, said, "EMC has, by far, the most
comprehensive networked storage lineup in the industry. We've taken many of
the features found in our CLARiiON CX systems and have integrated them into
the EMC CLARiiON AX100. This system will give our c... (more)