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Microsoft MVP: How IT Pros Can Prepare for IPv6

IT pros need to be getting their networks ready for Internet Protocol version 6, and MVP Ed Horley describes how to get there.

LinkedIn, eHarmony User Passwords Compromised

Hackers recently raided the LinkedIn and eHarmony Web sites and published user password information, software security researchers said this week.

Change Your LinkedIn Passwords. Now.

And your eHarmony password accounts, while you're at it.

World IPv6 Launch Happening on June 6

Internet Protocol version 6 will be turned on permanently by a number of companies around the world on June 6 GMT.

Windows 8 Release Preview and Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate Now Available

The "release preview" of Windows 8 and the "release candidate" of Windows Server 2012 were made available for download today by Microsoft.

The Cost of Keeping Windows XP

Is running an older OS really more expensive than migrating to a new version?

Google Improves Chrome OS and Announces New Hardware Products

Google announced some Chrome OS improvements on Tuesday.

Microsoft's OData Proposed as OASIS Standard

Microsoft and other software companies announced last week that they want the Open Data Protocol to become an international industry standard.

File Sharers Draw the Moral Line

Distributing copyright material, good. Hacking Web sites, bad.

Mozilla Lawyer: Windows RT Excluding Other Browsers

An attorney at Mozilla suggested on Wednesday that Microsoft may be moving into antitrust territory by effectually restricting browser choice on Windows RT.

Microsoft Kicks Out Partner for Leak

Don't play by the rules, expect consequences.

PHP Scripting Flaw Shines Light on Other Flaws

Make sure your fix works before sending it out the door.

PHP Scripting Flaws Leave Huge Number of Web Sites Open to Attack

Attackers have begun exploiting two separate flaws in the PHP scripting language found in a large majority of Web sites.

Microsoft Products Get 'Critical' RCE Fixes in May Security Patch

Microsoft's May security update arrived today with three bulletin items classified "critical" and four "important."

Spying On You Through Skype

Your IP address may be provided those you don't want to have it thanks to a vulnerability.

Virtual Hall Monitor

Avoid confusion by clearly stating your company's policy on employee online monitoring.

U.S. Drops Down on the 'Dirty Dozen' Spam List

India takes over the top spot of spamming countries.

Is Privacy Completely Dead?

One reader thinks there's no going back to privacy now that we live in the age of the Internet.

Microsoft Security Report: Conficker Still Top Security Concern

According to Microsoft, the Conficker worm should continue to be a top concern in enterprise security.

Microsoft Continues To Beat the Conflicker Drum

The worm continues to infect millions every year.

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