Firefox web site hacked
The Firefox promotion site Spread Firefox was hacked last weekend, it has emerged. Attackers managed to crack the security and potentially access the details of registered users of the site.
The site has been down for several days as the organisation assessed the potential threat and patched up any vulnerabilities. ...more
BT connects Business Total Broadband
BT has introduced a new broadband service package designed specifically for small businesses, BT Business Total Broadband.
The entry-level Option 1 package, costing ?19.99 (ex. ...more
Intel shifts media and signalling division
Intel is disposing of its media and signalling business, with the chip giant entering into an agreement with Eicon Networks.
Eicon is hoping the deal will establish it as the leading player in the media processing and signalling market segment, while Intel says it will focus on its 'core' businesses. Note that these will still include network processors and communications platforms and optical modules, as well as the cores of microprocessors. ...more
Intel boosts WiMax
Intel has announced two new products that it hopes will speed the development and world wide adoption of WiMax technologies. A more modular approach to WiMax is meant to enable networks based on the technology to be up and running more quickly.
First, the NetStructure WiMax Baseband Card should help bring WiMax base stations online more rapidly. ...more