17th > November > 2007 Archive

Remembering the IBM PC

This Old Box It's time again to rewind that fleshy cassette storage device in your head to yesteryear.

Exploit broker aims marketing machine at Unix app crack

WabiSabiLabi, which bills itself as the eBay of software vulnerabilities, has borrowed a page from used car salesmen, except instead of talking up their affordable rates and low down payments, the outfit is championing the sale of a nasty sounding exploit that puts Unix boxes at risk.

Delay hits Microsoft's WinHEC

Software and hardware engineers eager for the low down on the Windows roadmap will have to wait a while next year after Microsoft switched its conference schedules.
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