20th > June > 2009 Archive


Tiny-traffic DoS attack spotlights Apache flaw

Security guru Robert "RSnake" Hansen has released a novel DoS attack tool that points to a significant flaw in Apache and other webservers.
Cade Metz, 20 Jun 2009

Branson breaks ground on US rocketplane spaceport

Construction has begun on Richard Branson's multi-million-dollar rocketplane spaceport in the remote high-desert of southern New Mexico.
Austin Modine, 20 Jun 2009
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Intel goes to ultraviolet extremes

Research@IntelA long-awaited breakthrough in chip-making technology is inching closer towards commercial reality. But progress is slow and remains uncertain.
Rik Myslewski, 20 Jun 2009

Galactica 1.3

iPhone App ReviewThird-party iPhone applications are generally cheap, but we really expected a rather better price-to-play time than we got from Galactica.
Tony Smith, 20 Jun 2009

MPs turn to Black Blob to preserve their dignity

CommentWhen the House of Commons finally published details of MP expenses online, the public may have been left wondering how much more money has been wasted on a fruitless effort to censor the details held in individual claims.
Jane Fae , 20 Jun 2009
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Nokia Siemens grabs Nortel's wireless biz

Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) is buying the wireless business of Nortel, the bankrupt Canadian network equipment maker, for $650m.
Drew Cullen, 20 Jun 2009

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