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Email Migration Knocks Out Viruses and Spam

August 13, 2002 |
One company has battled back against the influx of spam and a plague of viruses by simply switching its email software.
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Email Migration Knocks Out Viruses and Spam

August 13, 2002 |
One company has battled back against the influx of spam and a plague of viruses by simply switching its email software.
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Latest IE Flaw an E-Commerce Threat?

August 13, 2002 |
Another in a long string of loopholes is reported in the browser, this one allowing hackers to spoof a site and obtain personal data from consumers.
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Serious Vulnerability Uncovered in Apache 2.0

August 09, 2002 |
The flaw, which could allow an attacker to damage a server and reveal sensitive data, appears to affect all non-Unix platforms.
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Security Flaw Found In Symantec Firewalls

August 07, 2002 |
A number of Symantec firewalls, including popular Raptor models, have a security flaw that renders networks protected by the systems vulnerable to intrusion.
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Microsoft Ships Security Fixes for Windows 2000

August 01, 2002 |
Microsoft Corp. released a bundle of fixes for Windows 2000 today, including security patches and a new middleware control.
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Windows Worm, Multiple Bugs Haunt MS Users

July 11, 2002 |
On a day when security experts are exposing multiple flaws in various software applications (see bulleted items below), Microsoft takes the bug crown.
  • CERT Reports Flaws in Compaq GUI
  • PGP Plug-in Flaw Leaves Encryption Vulnerable
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    Sun Issues Fix for iPlanet Server Bug

    July 10, 2002 |
    Users of versions 4.1 and 6.0 of iPlanet are urged to install service packs to plug a potentially serious vulnerability in the software's search function.
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    Older Windows Versions Left Out Of Code Cleanup

    June 21, 2002 |
    Microsoft is working to quickly retire old, security-weak code in its Windows operating system, but users running current or old versions won't be able to take advantage of it until they buy into upcoming versions.
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    Self-Propagating Worm Roaming Internet

    June 18, 2002 |
    The latest variant on a worm designed to take advantage of a security vulnerability in Microsoft's Internet Explorer collects email addresses from the Windows Address Book and uses its own SMTP engine to send infected messages.
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    Cross-Platform Chaos? New Virus Infects Windows, Linux

    June 05, 2002 |
    Although it hasn't been unleashed on the Internet, a new virus is able to infect both Windows 32 systems and Linux operating systems, making it the first complex virus with cross-platform capabilities.
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    Microsoft Battles Debugger Flaw, SQL Worm

    May 23, 2002 |
    Vulnerabilities with Windows NT and 2000 systems and a self-propagating 'Spida Worm' add to the security headaches for Microsoft.
  • MS Gets Defensive About Open Source Software
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    Security Wake-up Call: Hackers Deface U.S. Navy Site

    April 22, 2002 |
    The U.S. Space and Naval Ware Systems Command was defaced Monday morning with what appeared to be screenshots of database files taken from a major airline and bank. The hacker group claiming responsibility said it shouldn't have been that easy.
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    A Push For New Security Benchmarks

    April 15, 2002 |
    The Center for Internet Security hopes to ease enterprise policy compliance with a new suite of security benchmarks that brings cut-and-paste simplicity to network device configuration.
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    It's Baaack: Virulent Worm Set to Return

    March 05, 2002 |
    E-mail worm Klez.E, the second most-active virus in the world, is expected to wreak havoc in networks across the globe Wednesday.
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    New Internet Explorer Security Flaw Found

    February 26, 2002 |
    A group of Russian researchers has uncovered a new flaw in Microsoft Internet Explorer that would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on a victim's system when the victim visits a Web page or views an HTML email message.
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