Judge rules that denial-of-service attacks are not outlawed by the U.K.'s Computer Misuse Act.
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One-fifth of DNS servers are running out-of-date software, and two-thirds are open to tweaking to help scammers.
The meteorological department is acquiring a £33m supercomputer that will operate at close to a petaflop within the next three years
Outside air blows hot, cold and dusty, but it cools just as well in datacentres as expensive air conditioning, according to the company
In a test of the U.K.'s Computer Misuse Act, youth will be tried for attempting a denial-of-service attack on his former employer.
An active Bind 9 exploit that a hacker could use to crash internet servers is in wide circulation, according to the Internet Systems Consortium.
Performing one quadrillion calculations per second, the Roadrunner supercomputer has parallels with the human brain, says a project team member
The company has rebuffed assertions it has gone back on a 2005 promise not to enforce 500 of its patents against open-source developers
The open-source company will acquire business-services management company Managed Objects for an undisclosed sum, taking it up against competitors including CA and IBM
The software company has updated its Live Search Crawl Issues tool to indicate whether malware might be on a crawled website