Welcome!

Security News Desk

Subscribe to Security News Desk: eMailAlertsEmail Alerts
Get Security News Desk via: homepageHomepage mobileMobile rssRSS facebookFacebook twitterTwitter linkedinLinkedIn


Top Stories by Security News Desk

Barracuda Networks, the ISSJ provider, announced that it wanted to increase the reach of its spam firewall line with the addition of a spyware-removal feature. The company said, this feature would destroy malware from previously infected desktops. The company said it is expanding its position again with the launch of the IM appliance series. Barracuda Networks, the ISSJ provider, announced that it wanted to increase the reach of its spam firewall line with the addition of a spyware-removal feature. The company said, this feature would destroy malware from previously infected desktops. The company said it is expanding its position again with the launch of the IM appliance series. The ISSJ provider, Barracuda said, its new IM Firewall, will be available by the end of the month. The price starts at around $3000 and the company offers five models. Barracuda said, the new ... (more)

REVIEW: SONY Customer Service Saga Continues

REVIEW: Why Would I Never Purchase Another Computer From SONY The order was placed on February 14, 2005 and we paid additional shipping charges to receive the computer on Friday, February 18, 2005. We never recevied the computer as promised on February 18th, as a matter of fact, today, on Saturday, March 12, 2005, we still don't have the order in our office. (So we couldn't even start or product review on this model.) In the past four weeks, Sony's toll free telephone menu was also changed to make the matters even worse and almost impossible to reach a customer service or a sales rep... (more)

Strategic Computer Solutions Acquires Principle Software to Strengthen Portal Solutions Capability

Strategic Computer Solutions, Inc., an IBM Premier and On Demand Business Partner with more than 1,500 customers in the northeast, announced the acquisition of Principle Software, a New England eBusiness and portal solutions innovator, by its related company, Strategic Computer Services, LLC. Based in Waltham, Mass., Principle Software will join Strategic Computer's Software and Solutions LLC, strengthening the company's ability to deliver collaborative enterprise portal solutions to its customers in government, retail, manufacturing, financial services, healthcare and other ma... (more)

Trimble Utilizes Newly Acquired Quantm's Use of Data Storage

Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held Quantm International, Inc. and its subsidiary Quantm Ltd. of Australia in an all-cash transaction. Quantm is a provider of transportation route optimization software used for planning highways, railways, pipelines and canals. The innovative software system enables infrastructure planners to examine and select route corridors and alignments that simultaneously optimize construction costs, environmental restrictions, existing feature avoidance and legislative obligations. The improved solution for the proposed route results in s... (more)

Carly Headhunter Charged with Drug-related Homicide

Jeff Christian, the guy who started Christian & Timbers and the headhunter who got Carly Fiorina the CEO job at HP, is going to be tried for reckless homicide and involuntary manslaughter in the drug overdose death of another executive recruiter, 31-year-old Thomas Wasil, according to a centerfold story in BusinessWeek. And after another non-lethal overdose in his house, Christian, 51, was also charged with corrupting a 17-year-old minor, the brother of Christian's 18-year-old waitress girlfriend, and inducing others to take drugs. Authorities contend that last April Christian, Wa... (more)