Unlike conventional cables made from solid copper, the GroundSmart consists of a steel core around which is bonded a copper outer casing, forming an equally effective but far less valuable cable.
With ever-thinner screens and 3D technology failing to excite consumers, TV maker Samsung has a new gimmick: make them into hubs.
The new version of Chrome will at last include filtering against inadvertently downloading malware executables.
Kaspersky's Alexander Gotsev and Igor Soumenkov offer evidence that both pieces of malware were created using a cybermalware kernel they call "tilded."
BitDefender warns of a new ransom-style Trojan that scrambles its victims' data before offering them a trial version of a fix.
Fooled by scareware? A legal settlement includes payouts of about $20 to all who fell for a multinational malware swindle scheme.
Shock defeat even beats Royal Wedding.
Except for the recessionary 2009, the last three years has seen an M&A mini-boom with spending on security companies rising every year.
A Google engineer rebuts claims by security vendors that mobile devices are increasingly vulnerable to attack.
Police are concerned about public snooping of police radios by using smartphones, and some are moving their communication to fully encrypted channels.
The figures are perhaps more surprising given that Canonical released the latest version of Ubuntu, 11.10, on October 13.
An exec at French energy giant EDF is jailed and the company is fined after being found guilty of spying on environmental campaigners Greenpeace using Trojan malware.
As denial of service attacks accelerate, research reveals that firewalls and other conventional security measures can't ensure protection.
Hard Drive manufacturers are keeping up with demand by switching production to other plants.
Cloud security company Zscaler is offering a web tool businesses can use to check whether their IP address is being used for spamming or DDoS attacks.