Google's move to cut the lifespan of its cookie's to rolling two years may not be enough to appease a European Union privacy group whose major concern is server log data use.
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Recently fixed vulnerabilities in Sun's Java Runtime Environment and Adobe's Flash player mean that unpatched systems are vulnerable and could be infected with spyware or recruited into a botnet by simply visiting a Web page with exploit code -- and Google last month warned that 10 percent of Web sites contain this kind of malicious code.IT professionals have been warned to patch vulnerabilities in the Adobe Flash Player application and Sun Java Runtime Environment as soon as possible.
Google is working on a security tool -- codenamed Lemon -- to detect vulnerabilities in its Web applications.
Search engine decides BMW's German site violates guidelines by using technique that may boost its rating artificially.
Online security services are on the rise, and vendor Trend Micro has joined the crowd with its newest offering SecureCloud.
Internet censorship should be treated as a barrier to trade, according to the chief executive of search and advertising giant Google.
Out of the top five search engines, Yahoo returns the riskiest sites for users, according to security vendor McAfee.In research published on Monday by McAfee SiteAdvisor, 5.
Search and advertising giant Google is developing a user-generated online encyclopedia that could rival Wikipedia.
Released in U.S. in the spring, tool now enables U.K. users to edit and delete items from their Web history.
Search giant's Internet evangelist, Vint Cerf, is hoping to find a few good engineers to join the Google team.