News for 4 December 2012 Year

Preview18:36High heat helps 'heal' flash memory chipsA brief jolt of 800C heat can stop flash memory wearing out, researchers in Taiwan have found.
Preview18:35JavaScript Virus Spreads Racist Message Through Tumblr Blogging SiteThe Tumblr blogging service halts posting for a short period to allow its engineers to clean up a fast-spreading JavaScript virus.
Preview18:34Facebook opens vote on privacy changesFacebook is asking its one billion users to vote on a variety of changes to the social network's policies
Preview18:33Report: Swiss Spy Agency Warns Of Huge Data Leak from InsiderSensitive information on counter-terrorism shared by several foreign governments was potentially compromised by a massive data theft at a Swiss intelligence...
Preview18:26Cyberattack Capable of Downing Entire Internet Is Unlikely, Experts SayEven as distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are becoming larger and more complex, the possibility of an attack big enough to take down the entire...
Preview18:25Phone users worry about security, but won’t pay for itA survey of more than 1000 UK mobile phone users shows that while they are concerned about the security of their phones, they believe that they already pay...