How we can save PGP – Zimmermann
PGP inventor Phil Zimmermann says PGP can be saved, and has outlined how in an interview with The Register yesterday.
Bridge seeks broadband resellers
Bridge Broadband - a subsidiary of Flexia plc - is on the hunt for a dozen partners to resell its two-way satellite broadband service.
Sircam Merger: Ziff Davis caught in crossfire
The mud is really flinging in the Sircam Merger, with leading dissident Walter Hewlett Jr. leaking an unpublished Ziff Davis Media survey which found that IT buyers are likely to reduce their spend with HPaQ pos-merger on his web site votenohpcompaq.com.
HP recalls 2.5m printer power cables
Hewlett-Packard is replacing power cords for sundry inkjet printers because the connectors can break, exposing users to risk from electric shocks.
BTopenworld in multi-million broadband push
BTopenworld is to launch a major marketing push to promote its broadband service.
BT.com is well again
BT's Web site appears to be up and running again a week after it started getting hot flushes and becoming prone to fainting.
Sputnik: Open Source wireless public network
The three co-founders of the Linux services company Linuxcare are on another Open Source adventure, this one an attempt to spread the use of public wireless networks, while at the same time providing a more secure wireless product for large companies.
Twinkle, twinkle little LED (now I know what's in your head)
Security researchers have published a paper warning that LED status indicators on datacomms kit can leak information to eavesdroppers.
BTopenworld SurfTimers face the boot
Several hundred subscribers of BTopenworld SurfTime face eviction at the end of the month unless they curb their usage of the unmetered Internet access service.
2001: vintage year for virus infections
Firms were hit last year by an average of 113 virus infections per month for every 1,000 computers they own, according to a survey of end users by ICSA Labs.
Sun sues MS for poisoning Java
Sun Microsystems has filed a private antitrust lawsuit against Microsoft alleging that its anticompetitive behaviour has harmed the development of Java.