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Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
IRS misses XP deadline, pays Microsoft millions for patches   —  Tax collector has 58,000 PCs still running the aged XP; will spend $30M to upgrade to Windows 7  —  The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) acknowledged this week that it missed the April 8 cut-off for Windows XP support …
Apr 13, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Lucas Mearian / Computerworld:
Seagate releases 6TB hard drive, its fastest yet   —  Seagate has released its first 6TB hard drive, saying that it was able to reach that capacity without using helium like rival Western Digital.  —  Seagate has released its first 6TB, enterprise-class hard disk drive …
Apr 7, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
Apple patches Safari's Pwn2Own vulnerability, two-dozen other critical bugs   —  Cupertino again leaves Snow Leopard users out in the cold by omitting fixes for Safari 5.1.10  —  Apple on Tuesday patched the security vulnerability in Safari that was successfully exploited …
Apr 2, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
Ex-Microsoft employee pleads guilty to trade secret theft   —  Prosecutors will recommend three-month prison sentence for insider who allegedly shared info with French blogger  —  Former Microsoft employee Alex Kibkalo, who two weeks ago was charged with stealing — then leaking …
Apr 2, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Agam Shah / Computerworld:
Fire hazard forces Lenovo recall of ThinkPad batteries   —  The company has set up a Web page about the recall  —  Lenovo is recalling certain ThinkPad battery packs that could be a fire hazard due to overheating, which could ultimately also lead to computer damage.
Mar 27, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context
Jaikumar Vijayan / Computerworld:
ATM operators eye Linux as alternative to Windows XP   —  End support for XP is prompting them to seek out Windows alternatives  —  Some financial services companies are looking to migrate their ATM fleets from Windows to Linux in a bid to have better control over hardware and software upgrade cycles.
Mar 24, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
Microsoft plans to patch critical under-attack IE bug next week   —  Will ship four updates for Windows XP in second-to-last round of patches for the aged OS  —  Microsoft today announced it will deliver five security updates to customers next week, two tagged as “critical,” …
Mar 6, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
Apple retires Snow Leopard from support, leaves 1 in 5 Macs vulnerable to attacks   —  Twice now that Apple's bypassed Snow Leopard when it patched newer editions  —  Apple on Tuesday made it clear that it will no longer patch OS X 10.6, aka Snow Leopard, when it again declined to offer …
Feb 26, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Darlene Storm / Computerworld:
98% of mobile malware targets Android platform   —  If you consider all the hot new mobile products coming out of Mobile World Congress 2014, it's clear that the world as a whole is crazy about mobile devices.  While it's no wonder that cyber crooks are also hot to follow the mobile trend …
Feb 24, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Lucian Constantin / Computerworld:
Source code for Android iBanking bot surfaces on underground forum   —  Leaked source code could lead to a larger number of attacks using the mobile malware, security researchers from RSA said  —  The source code for an Android mobile banking Trojan app was released on an underground forum …
Feb 22, 2014, 1:00 AMIn context

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