Posts Tagged ‘fallout’

Security Firm Is Vague on Its Compromised Devices – New York Times

ZDNet UK Security Firm Is Vague on Its Compromised DevicesNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — More than a day after RSA security posted an “urgent” alert warning that a sophisticated intruder might be able to initiate a “broad attack” on a password device used by millions of customers, the announcement...
March 20th, 2011 | News | Read More

Anonymous Members Arrested for Performing DDOS Attacks – Escapist Magazine

Reuters UK Anonymous Members Arrested for Performing DDOS AttacksEscapist MagazineFive supposed members of the hacker group Anonymous were arrested in the United Kingdom today. Anonymous recently made available an application called LOIC to assist its members perform internet attacks, but the program...
January 27th, 2011 | News | Read More

SEC investigating Hurd’s ouster as HP’s CEO – USA Today

Kansas City Star SEC investigating Hurd's ouster as HP's CEOUSA TodayPaul Sakuma, AP By Jordan Robertson, AP SAN FRANCISCO — Mark Hurd is facing more fallout from his ouster five months ago as CEO of Hewlett-Packard, the world's biggest personal computer and printer maker. The Securities...
December 21st, 2010 | News | Read More

RIM’s Balsillie Slams Jobs, Says Users Are ‘Tired’ of Apple – PC Magazine

Fox News RIM's Balsillie Slams Jobs, Says Users Are 'Tired' of ApplePC MagazineThe fallout over Steve Jobs's Monday earnings call smack down continued today with Research in Motion's co-chief executive responding that Apple lives inside its own "distortion field." Jobs...
October 19th, 2010 | News | Read More

Google coughs up $8.5 million to settle Buzz privacy suit – Ars Technica

New York Times (blog) Google coughs up $8.5 million to settle Buzz privacy suitArs TechnicaThe fallout from Google's Buzz social networking aggregator continues: the company has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit over concerns that the service's original configuration violated …Google...
September 4th, 2010 | News | Read More

Consumer Reports Blasts Apple Over iPhone 4 – Again – PC World

The Guardian Consumer Reports Blasts Apple Over iPhone 4 – AgainPC WorldAs the fallout continues over the iPhone 4's problems, the company's stock value slid on Tuesday and some wonder whether Apple should issue a product recall. Almost from the moment the iPhone 4 hit the streets in...
July 14th, 2010 | News | Read More

Facebook Makes Security Changes as Privacy Controversy Swirls – eWeek

Globe and Mail Facebook Makes Security Changes as Privacy Controversy SwirlseWeekFacebook tightens security as it deals with the continuing fallout over changes to its privacy settings. "Over the last few weeks, we've been testing a new feature that allows you to approve the devices you...
May 14th, 2010 | News | Read More

Infinity Ward staff sues Activision for up to $500 million – Ars Technica

MCV Infinity Ward staff sues Activision for up to $500 millionArs TechnicaThe fallout between Infinity Ward and Activision has taken yet another dramatic turn, as a large number of IW employees—both current and former—have filed a class-action lawsuit against the …Activision Exec Griffith...
April 28th, 2010 | News | Read More

Police poised to expand iPhone investigation – ZDNet

Globe and Mail (blog) Police poised to expand iPhone investigationZDNetThe criminal probe into Apple's errant iPhone prototype is expected to broaden, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation told CNET. San Mateo County's investigation may expand beyond …Gizmodo...
April 27th, 2010 | News | Read More

Microsoft Scrambles to Patch Browser – Wall Street Journal

Telegraph.co.uk Microsoft Scrambles to Patch BrowserWall Street JournalMicrosoft Corp. raced to release a fix for a security hole in its Internet Explorer Web browser as the company sought to contain the fallout from governments urging users to switch to competing software. …Microsoft patching...
January 21st, 2010 | News | Read More