15th > October > 2006 Archive


Targeted Trojan attacks on the rise

AnalysisOn December 1, 2005, two email messages were sent from a computer in Western Australia to members of two different human rights organizations. Each email message carried a Microsoft Word document with a previously unknown exploit that would take control of the targeted person's computer and open up a beachhead into the group's network.
Robert Lemos, 15 Oct 2006

Hope for Vodafone as staff cuts loom

AnalysisThe shame of working for what used to be the jewel in the crown of UK mobile companies won't cause too many top execs to resign in the next three months. They'll hang on for their pay-offs, not just because the money would be nice, but because they are right now close to being unemployable.
Guy Kewney, 15 Oct 2006

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