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GoDaddy follows Google

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With China's views on the Internet becoming ever more unpopular with western companies, another Internet giant has decided to halt its business in China, according to PC World. The world's leading domain registrar, GoDaddy, has...

Mystery Malware Affecting Linux/Apache Web Servers

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Reports are beginning to surface that some Web servers running Linux and Apache are unwittingly infecting thousands of computers, exploiting vulnerabilities in QuickTime, Yahoo! Messenger, and Windows. One way to tell if your machine is...

Honeybees inspire efficient servers

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Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a honeybee dance-inspired communications system, which they claim helps Internet servers work more efficiently. The new system reduces the possibility of a web site's becoming overwhelmed...

Spammers Hit YouTube's E-Mail Servers

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According to security firm Marshal, spammers are using YouTube's servers and the service@youtube.com address to send massive quantities of unsolicited email, which appear to derive from the video-sharing site's 'Invite Your Friends' feature. The emails...

File-sharing servers on eDonkey network shutdown

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The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry has announced that seven servers part of the eDonkey file-sharing network were shut down this week in Germany after a court granted injunctions. The servers in Germany were...

Sun to offer Microsoft Windows on servers

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Longtime rivals and occasional collaborators Sun Microsystems and Microsoft announced on Wednesday that Sun will ship 64-bit servers with Microsoft's Windows Server 2003 operating system. Within 90 days, Sun will offer Windows Server 2003 on...

Intel inside again for new Google servers

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Intel seems to be on the rebound not only on the desktop side of the picture, but the server side as well. Google has begun buying Intel server components in high volume, Pat Gelsinger, a...

HP Announces Not-So-Very Bulletproof Servers

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From the company that brought you the HP iPod, now witness the invincible server. HP is showing off the features on their 'StorageWorks XP12000 Disk Array', which claims to offer resilient service - whatever happens....

Apple Servers Drive New EU Supercomputer

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A startup on Tuesday unveiled plans at the Apple Expo here to build a distributed supercomputer cluster that could use some thousands of Apple Computer Inc.'s Xserve servers. The high-performance network will be installed along...

Sun Unveils New Opteron Based Servers

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Sun introduced its new "industry-standard" 64-bit server line today in New York City. The company hopes that its new AMD based server series will compete with server market giants Dell and Hewlett-Packard. Sun...

DNS servers, an internet problem?

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In a scan of 2.5 million DNS (Domain Name System) servers, which act as the White Pages of the Internet, security researcher Dan Kaminsky found that approximately 230,000 DNS servers could be vulnerable to a...

Internet's root DNS servers to stay on US soil

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A decision by the United States to indefinitely retain oversight of the main computers that control internet traffic drew concerns Friday from foreign officials, many of whom want an international body in charge instead. ...

HP to supply Integrity servers for 911 revamp

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Hewlett-Packard will supply its Integrity servers to network services provider Intrado, which is upgrading the 911 emergency dialing service in the U.S., the companies said in a statement on Wednesday. Intrado is developing...

Microsoft takes internal servers 64-bit

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Microsoft is migrating many of its internal servers to the new 64-bit version of Windows Server 2003, but concedes its 64-bit desktop product remains a work in progress. Danny Beck, Microsoft Windows...

HP rolls out Itanium 2 servers

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Hewlett-Packard hammered home its commitment to the Itanium 2 chips this week, announcing new mid- and high-end members of its Integrity family of servers with the Madison chip, along with new support for OpenVMS 8.2,...

Spammers Straining DNS Servers

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eWeek reports that spammers' latest tactics are causing problems for the very backbone of the internet. They're sending out e-mails pretending to be from non-existent domain names, in an attempt to disguise their true identities....

BitTorrent servers under attack

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A flood of data has hammered several of the tracking servers for BitTorrent downloads, according to LokiTorrent, a Torrent network hub. The attacks apparently targeted the central BitTorrent directories used by people...

IE Exploit Targets Banner Ad Servers

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The ubiquitous banner ad has become the latest delivery mechanism for exploit code targeting a known flaw in Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer browser. During a 12-hour window over the weekend, hackers broke into a load...

New Microsoft Office Servers on the Way

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When Office 12 debuts in 2006+, an Excel Server, Visio Server and other brand-new servers are expected in the line-up. Microsoft has been holding its Office 12 cards close to the vest....

HP launch massive storage servers

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HP claims to have launched the storage industries most powerful storage solution. The HP StorageWorks XP12000 Disk Array was setup in partnership with technology from Hitachi. HP is also making a bold claim to have...

Battlefield Vietnam retail patch & servers v1.1.14

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As promised, Electronic Arts has now released a new patch for Battlefield Vietnam, updating the 3D multiplayer action game by Digital Illusions to version 1.1.14. This hefty release adds the new "Defense of Con Thien"...

Microsoft Offers Free Licenses for Backup Servers

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Microsoft Corp. has begun offering free software licensing for "cold servers" or networking computers that are kept off until they are needed, the world's largest software maker said on Friday. The new feature, part of...

Intel to open code for booting up PCs, servers

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Intel will work with CollabNet to release open-source code designed to make the boot-up process for PCs and servers more predictable and faster. Under the collaboration, Intel will release a driver development...

IBM switches on Power5 servers

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IBM officially introduced its heavily anticipated Power5 server line on Monday. As previously reported, the servers are the first generation of boxes using IBM's new Power5 processor, a 64-bit chip meant to compete...

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