Security Glitch Exposes OS X Account Passwords

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Apple has confirmed a security glitch that, in many situations, will let someone with physical access to a Macintosh computer gain access to the password of the active user account. The vulnerability arises out of...

Account Management Update for Zune.net

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According to MSTechToday, at 10am PDT the Zune Team will be going live with a Account Management Update for Zune.net. It is nice to see that Microsoft is actively improving the "Zune experience" for the...

Google Plugs Account Hijack Holes

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Had Google left the the cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability unpatched, hackers could have modified third-party Google documents and spreadsheets as well as had access to e-mail subjects and search history. According to Philipp Lenssen,...

Vista's User Account Protection: one click and it's gone

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Vista's biggest security enhancement is "User Account Protection" (or "User Account Control" ) which pops up and asks for user authentication before software can make any administrative changes to the system. But the TweakVista utility...

The IRS is After Your PayPal Account

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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has received approval from a federal court in San Jose, California, to ask PayPal to turn over your account information. The IRS is after anyone who...

Exchange Server 2003 Outlook Web Access Trial Account

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Experience the latest advancements in messaging and collaboration in Exchange 2003 by registering for this seven-day Microsoft Office Outlook® Web Access trial account, available at no charge and no obligation to any user anywhere in...

School boy spends $1.4m on friends eBay account

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It has been reported that a 13 year-old has used his school's Internet connection to spend a total of about $1.4m on a friend's eBay account. Purchases included a helicopter, jet aircraft, motorbike and pickup...

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