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Windows driveby attack on aeronautical website may be state sponsored

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The website of a European aeronautical parts supplier was infected with an exploit that uses an unpatched Windows vulnerability to execute malicious code on end users' computers, researchers from antivirus provider Sophos said. The active exploit of an XML Core Services package in all supported versions of Windows, which Ars...
Windows driveby attack on aeronautical website may be state sponsored
BlackBerry's Android Bet Is Paying Off

Attacks actively exploit code-execution bug in Windows

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Hackers are actively exploiting a critical vulnerability in Microsoft's Windows operating system that allows them to remotely execute malicious code when victims visit a booby-trapped website. "These attacks are being distributed both via malicious web pages intended for Internet Explorer users and through Office documents," Andrew Lyons, a Google security...
Attacks actively exploit code-execution bug in Windows

Yahoo axes 50 'non-core' products: What's next?

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Yahoo will cut around 50 of its non-core products as part of efforts to refocus the company on “core” services. What the company needs is direction, execution strategy, and luck....
Yahoo axes 50 'non-core' products: What's next?

One Approach to Growth: Build Your Own Cloud with vCenter in the Middle

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Today, we got the chance to sit down with Aprimo, an on-demand marketing automation company that has built their software business around scaling their own cloud infrastructure with VMware vCenter. Aprimo has optimized its offerings to scale with customer growth and leverage best-in-class hardware to match innovation in the software...
One Approach to Growth: Build Your Own Cloud with vCenter in the Middle

Microsoft Updates Bing iPhone App and Removes It from All International iTunes Stores

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Microsoft just launched a new version of its Bing iPhone app. The iPhone app gives you comprehensive access to Bing's core services, including Bing maps and directions, as well as news and image search. Besides offering better stability and a few interface tweaks, the new version of the Bing app...
Microsoft Updates Bing iPhone App and Removes It from All International iTunes Stores

Web attack toolkit exploits unpatched Microsoft XML flaw

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An exploit for an unpatched vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Core Services has been incorporated into Blackhole, one of the most widely used Web attack toolkits, according to security researchers from antivirus firm Sophos....
Web attack toolkit exploits unpatched Microsoft XML flaw
How to put all your data on the Web--without storing it in the cloud
Facebook launches Messenger for Android app for non-Facebook users, allows sign ups with just a phone number

Google lets iOS apps direct users to Chrome instead of Safari

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Google is not only routing iOS users from its Gmail app to its own apps, such as YouTube, Chrome and Google Maps apps, it’s now helping other third-party iOS developers send their users to Google apps too. On Tuesday the company announced a way to integrate Chrome with their iOS...
Google lets iOS apps direct users to Chrome instead of Safari

MessageMe, the Addictive App Facebook Tried to Buy Before Cutting It Off, Already Picked Up More Than 1M. Users

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There have been a rash of reports recently about Facebook’s mercurial approach to third-party developers. The social network may not want to be “in the business of king-making,” by boosting–or suppressing–traffic to popular apps, as Douglas Purdy, director of developer products, told Reuters. But Facebook is increasingly willing to shut the castle...
MessageMe, the Addictive App Facebook Tried to Buy Before Cutting It Off, Already Picked Up More Than 1M. Users

Attackers Exploit Unpatched Windows XML Flaw

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An unpatched flaw in Microsoft XML Core Services is being exploited in the wild to compromise vulnerable, unprotected PCs....
Attackers Exploit Unpatched Windows XML Flaw

Unpatched Microsoft XML Core Services flaw increasingly targeted in attacks, researchers say

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An unpatched vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is being exploited in attacks launched from compromised websites to infect computers with malware, according to security researchers from antivirus vendor Sophos....
Unpatched Microsoft XML Core Services flaw increasingly targeted in attacks, researchers say

[Infographic] What We Learned From Mobile World Congress & RSA 2012

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Two conferences 6,000 miles apart this week have set the agenda in the mobile and security industries for the year ahead. Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is the most important gathering in the wireless industry all year while the RSA Conference in San Francisco is the table setter for all...
[Infographic] What We Learned From Mobile World Congress & RSA 2012

Unpatched Microsoft XML Core Services Flaw Increasingly Targeted in Attacks, Researchers Say

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An unpatched vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) is being exploited in attacks launched from compromised websites to infect computers with......
Unpatched Microsoft XML Core Services Flaw Increasingly Targeted in Attacks, Researchers Say

Corethree launches Core Engine m-wallet, a platform to drive a cashless society

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Corethree, the firm that works toward making more services mobile, has released ‘m-wallet‘, a mobile payment infrastructure for clients with solutions built on Core Engine, its mobile application platform. Core Engine is a distributed content management platform for handling large-scale service offerings on behalf of clients. It has a modular...
Corethree launches Core Engine m-wallet, a platform to drive a cashless society
Meet the 6 startups from the inaugural accelerator of French telco Orange
The iPhone is one step closer to becoming a true Google-phone

Widely Used Web Attack Toolkit Exploits Unpatched MSXML Flaw

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An exploit for an unpatched vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) has been incorporated into Blackhole, one of the most widely used Web attack......
Widely Used Web Attack Toolkit Exploits Unpatched MSXML Flaw
Google tweaks mobile home page with new hidden services sidebar
Telefonica launches Tu Me for iPhone with free VoIP calling and messaging

Amazon slices S3 storage prices

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Amazon is cutting S3 storage pricing for standard users, according to a post to the Amazon Web Services website. With the change, effective February 1, 2012 but announced early Tuesday, a customer storing 50 TB of data will see a 12 percent price reduction for storage;  a user with 500...
Amazon slices S3 storage prices

BBC seeks technocrat with vision

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The next BBC director general will have to see the corporation though its most demanding and life-threatening time since 1926Recent commentary on the race for the next BBC director general has focused on the frontrunners – and on the 12 necessary and four desirable characteristics the successful candidate will have...
BBC seeks technocrat with vision
Ozon: Surviving the Long Winter of the Russian Internet
Google+ Sign-In takes on Facebook Connect and frictionless sharing

Mayor McGinn: Seattle's economic picture brightens

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Seattle rainbow Things are looking up in Seattle, and Mayor Mike McGinn is touting the improvements. In a press release today, McGinn said that revenue collections for 2012 are trending ahead of forecast by about $7.6 million. The job picture also is looking better. “Seattle got hit hard by the recession,...
Mayor McGinn: Seattle's economic picture brightens

Nokia Discontinues Ovi Share Service, Users Have Until March 30 To Retrieve Content

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Nokia today announced that it would discontinue its Ovi Share service. Ovi Share is a web service used by Nokia to host users’ content, but with the push toward the Windows Phone platform over at Nokia it makes sense that the company would choose to consolidate its core services. Users...
Nokia Discontinues Ovi Share Service, Users Have Until March 30 To Retrieve Content

Livefyre Goes Beyond Comments with StreamHub -- Liveblogging, Live Chatting, Social Widgets, And More

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Livefyre is best known as a commenting system, but it’s launching a new product today for large brands and publishers called StreamHub — comments are part of StreamHub, but just one part. There are two big pieces to the new system. First, there’s the Core product, which allows publishers and...
Livefyre Goes Beyond Comments with StreamHub -- Liveblogging, Live Chatting, Social Widgets, And More

Why VCs Are Getting Into PR

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More than ever before, venture capitalists are digging in. To stay competitive and top-of-mind, VC’s are no longer loaning their advice and their capital, but actual “core” services that portfolio companies need. This shift isn’t necessarily new. For example, top VC firms like Kleiner Perkins and Greylock play a hands-on...
Why VCs Are Getting Into PR
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