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T-Mobile patches Wi-Fi eavesdrop vuln

Last week, T-Mobile scrambled to patch a vulnerability uncovered by two University of California Berkeley students that made its Wi-Fi calling feature susceptible to man-in-the-middle attacks.
Richard Chirgwin, 24 Mar 2013
Dell logo in crosshairs

Icahn and Blackstone to take separate runs at Dell

Those who wonder just how much Michael Dell wants to take control of the struggling IT giant that bears his name don't have long to wait.

Belgian boffins boast after boosting TCP to 50 Gbps

Belgian researchers at ICTEAM have announced a Multipath TCP (MPTCP) demonstration that's routed 50 Gbps of traffic across multiple different paths.
Richard Chirgwin, 24 Mar 2013

Ubuntu support periods slashed

Ubuntu's Technical Board has decided nine months is long enough to support some new releases of its operating system.
Simon Sharwood, 24 Mar 2013

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