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CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET's Robert Vamosi talk about rootkits in Bagle variants, new efforts to fight phishing, unofficial patches for IE flaws and wager on whether Microsoft will issue a patch early.
CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET's Robert Vamosi give their take on RFID viruses, Vista vs. spyware, Symantec's unhappy surprise for AOL users and a second patch for the Apple OS.\r\n
CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET's Robert Vamosi give their take on hackers who use DNS to attack, IE vulnerabilities, bots that boost online stores' trust ratings and more.\r\n
Even if Internet users can tell a real site from a fake one, they're not safe, as phishers now try to trick people into sharing personal information over the phone. Also, more browser bugs, and security as a "killer app" for Intel hardware. Join Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi for CNET's weekly Security Bites.\r\n
For the first time in five years, Microsoft has released a new version of the Web browser. CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET.com's Robert Vamosi discuss IE 7's heavily promoted security features in this week's Security Bites.
Microsoft has finally wrapped up work on Windows Vista, the first major Windows release in five years. Vista promises to be a safer operating system than Windows XP. On this week's Security Bites podcast, CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET.com's Robert Vamosi give a preview.
The worm alarm is being raised over a "critical" vulnerability in Windows, with even the U.S. Department of Homeland Security urging Windows users to patch up now. CNET's Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi discuss the matter in this week's Security Bites.
Microsoft's MS06-042 update for Internet Explorer caused browser crashes and introduced its own security flaw. A fix was delayed because of distribution issues. CNET's Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi discuss the problem in this week's Security Bites.
Microsoft can't swat new bugs as fast as they pop up. The software giant has rushed out a "critical" fix for Windows, but attacks continue via other known, yet-to-be-plugged holes. Moreover, exploit code for two new flaws has surfaced. CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET.com's Robert Vamosi give their take on this week's Security Bites.