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Wireless security a little less secure

Security of wireless networks takes another hit.  WEP And PPTP Password Crackers Released  WEP Gets Worse – AKA cracking tools get better   PPTP VPN authentication protocol proven very susceptible to attack  WEPDead Again, Part 1

TechTV is dead

I think this recent blog post shows that the TechTV we all knew and loved is officially dead. Oh hello G4, is that a press release  Previous related articles  MSTECHTV a good reason for a move    Someone kill The ScreenSavers already   TSS is really cool!! You just need to change your expectations!!   Former TechTV Shows and …

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How do I disable or get rid of the Messenger Service

This question has come up yet again. Microsoft put an end to this in XP SP2. But for users who have refused to upgrade. You can find solutions to disable or remove this service here http://pc.iggyz.com  http://security.iggyz.com   Security » Messenger Service Help  FTC Stops Messenger Spam – Prevents D-Squared from spamming   Microsoft help » [XP …

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Fired blogger speaks out on CNET

A recently fired flight attendant Blog backfires for flight attendant speaks out on CNET.  I was fired for blogging

Microsoft Spyware Acquisition Hits Ownership Snag

This was of course pointed out here  Microsoft buys Giant AntiSpyware  in several of the linked articles. Including the original eWeek story. According to BBR  Microsoft Anti-Spyware – Company says they own half the code  eWeek has done another article on the subject today  Microsoft Spyware Acquisition Hits Ownership Snag  Microsoft buy comes with strings …

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Major BitTorrent sites calling it quits

It would seem that the pressure and threat of legal action has finally taken it's toll on some popular torrent sites. Suprnova.org folds with nary a wimper – Major torrent tracker site closes  Another Torrent Site Falls – Torrent Bits closes under fear of MPAA    Filesharing Software » torrentbits Was Closed  Filesharing Software » Suprnova …

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