Violet Blue

Violet Blue is the author of The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy. She contributes to ZDNet, CNET, CBS News, and SF Appeal.

Larry Seltzer

Larry Seltzer has long been a recognized expert in technology, with a focus on mobile technology and security in recent years

Latest Posts

Apple plugs eight more QuickTime holes

Apple today shipped its fifth QuickTime security update for 2007, patching at least eight vulnerabilities that could cause code execution attacks on Mac OS X, Windows XP and Windows Vista systems.

July 11, 2007 by Ryan Naraine


Microsoft should block that IE-to-Firefox attack vector

The ongoing confusion over the IE -> Firefox security vulnerability that introduces a nasty attack vector for Windows users with both browsers installed has raised a serious question about the responsibility of software vendors to protect its customers.

July 11, 2007 by Ryan Naraine


Google's $625 million security splash

Google has announced its second acquisition in the computer security space, shelling out a whopping $625 million in cash to snap up enterprise e-mail security vendor Postini.

July 9, 2007 by Ryan Naraine