Security

Vista Flaws Leave Door Open for Hackers

Microsoft’s claim of superior security in its new Vista Vista OS already faces challenges, with a set of vulnerabilities reported Tuesday that affect IE and Firefox Web browsers, as well as the Exchange Server. Though a hacker could exploit these flaws to commandeer a Vista-based computer, the software giant insists the problems are minor. Full …

Vista Flaws Leave Door Open for Hackers Read More »

Situation Room gets a high-tech makeover

The Situation Room at the White House isn’t one room at all but a sprawling 5,000-square-foot complex. And it’s nothing like the state-of-the-art Counter-Terrorist Unit on TV’s “24.” When a remodeling project is completed — after eight months and a classified number of taxpayer dollars — White House officials expect their ‘Sit Room’ to function …

Situation Room gets a high-tech makeover Read More »