Recent technology releases

Careless talk costing companies and consumers

Belgian-based IT security consultancy, ScanIT (scanit.net) says it was able to exploit voicemail systems in Europe and Asia using simple tools and software readily available on the Internet.

MOST COMPUTERS ARE SITTING TARGETS FOR HACKERS

A survey conducted by the leading Belgian IT security company, ScanIT, shows many of the world's computers are "sitting targets" for hackers, despite the use of virus protection software and firewalls.

SECURITY SCANNER CLOSES IE TO HACKERS

Internet users are putting their confidential information beyond the reach of hackers using a quick and free online security checker.