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Prank Starts 25 Years of Security Woes

What began as a ninth-grade prank, a way to trick already-suspicious friends who had fallen for his earlier practical jokes, has earned Rich Skrenta notoriety as the first person ever to let loose a personal... More...

More woes for Gizmondo

Tiger Telematics has admitted that its "Gizmondo Europe subsidiary hasexperienced severe financial pressures from various vendors as its cashflow has been unable to service the requirements. This has in part beenaggravated by a lack of... More...

Will WorldCom's Woes Engulf UUNet?

Holding court yesterday with reporters after a terrible week for his company, WorldCom CEO John Sidgmore made clear the company was too big to fail. Exhibit No. 1: its UUNet subsidiary, an Internet backbone provider... More...

Morpheus woes lift rival from obscurity

Australia-based Sharman Networks came from nowhere to buy the Kazaa Media Desktop and now carries bragging rights as the world's largest file-swapping network. The surprise shutdown of the popular Morpheus file-trading software... More...

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