Michael Lee

Journalist

A Sydney, Australia-based journalist, Michael Lee covers a gamut of news in the technology space including information security, state Government initiatives, and local startups.

Michael holds minimal interests/investments in the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Google, Telstra, Symantec, Bitcoin, Litecoin and Dogecoin.

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Aussie wins $100k Microsoft research grant

Aussie wins $100k Microsoft research grant

Electrical devices used to more quickly and accurately diagnose heart attacks and strokes may come into trial in 2015, with a lecturer at the University of Sydney being awarded a $100,000 grant from Microsoft to fast track his research.

July 18, 2011 by in Microsoft

New Windows flaw to spark Conficker 2.0?

New Windows flaw to spark Conficker 2.0?

Microsoft is urging administrators to patch their machines after it discovered a vulnerability that could allow hackers to take complete control of PCs running Windows and potentially pave the way for the next Conficker worm or worse.

March 13, 2012 by in Microsoft

Kelihos variants slipped Microsoft's noose

Kelihos variants slipped Microsoft's noose

Although Microsoft struck a massive blow at the Kelihos/Hlux botnet last year, Microsoft's ally in the strike, Kaspersky Labs, has now found new variants of the Kelihos bots, calling into question whether the operation was effective.

February 2, 2012 by in Microsoft