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Internet Software Consortium's in a BIND with users

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In response to the revelation of several holes in its BIND domain name server software this week, the Internet Software Consortium is starting a fee-based, members-only forum, a move that many observers feel will only worsen the software's security problems. The . . .

Security standard creates new risks

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Computer users face an increased risk from the transmission of viruses in encrypted form, following the launch of a security initiative today. The Trusted Computing Platform Alliance, which is backed by major companies such as Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and Compaq, has . . .