Monday, August 08, 2005

News: ID theft ring hits 50 banks, firm says:
"ZDNet News : ID theft ring hits 50 banks, firm says"

(Via SecurityFocus News.)

This seems like a pretty scary story. Especially for people without Windows XP SP2. The article says the software can install on a non-SP2 system without any user intervention required.

Here is an article on the OS X firewall. I want to try to figure out a system where I could keep an eye out on the outgoing connections my system makes. Any suggestions? OS X maybe safe for now, but who knows what the future holds.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...