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Basic hacks can compromise industrial control systems

Industrial control systems for dams, power plants, chemical plants and the like can be hacked with simple phishing attacks.

12 things to know about Windows 10

Microsoft's OS is due next year and will run on all devices

Microsoft skips a number, says 'Windows 10' will be a big break from the past

The company showed an early build of its new OS in San Francisco Tuesday

With new OS, Microsoft will try to put Windows 8 era behind it

The company is expected to unveil a preview of the Windows 8 successor on Tuesday

What the WinHEC? Microsoft revives Windows engineering event

However, WinHEC won't be a large, annual show, but rather smaller events held more frequently in different parts of the world

Samsung's first open-source conference kicks off, with Tizen on its mind

The inaugural Samsung Open-Source Conference opens Tuesday morning in Seoul, with keynotes from well-known figures in the open source world

Linux servers turned into bots by 'IptabLes' and 'IptabLex' malware

Don't leave Apache Struts and Tomcat to rot

China gives Microsoft 20 days to answer questions in anti-monopoly probe

Microsoft has not been fully transparent in its investigation, China has said

China says Microsoft hasn't been fully transparent in anti-monopoly probe

China has been conducting raids on Microsoft offices in the country as part of its probe

Ballmer's exit from Microsoft's board boosts Nadella, analysts say

The former CEO cited a busy schedule, particularly involving his LA Clippers basketball team, for the board resignation

Trying Windows 10 Tech Preview? Keep these 7 things in mind

The software you'll install on your PC is an early stage version of the OS that'll have bugs and will change a lot over time

With Windows 10, a contrite Microsoft will try to atone for Windows 8 mistakes

The company outlined a series of enhancements due with the new OS aimed at attracting business customers

Tasked with promoting Office 365? Microsoft has a website for you

The new Office 365 Customer Success Center is for 'champions' responsible for driving adoption of the suite

John Lewis crowns micro-location tech startup Localz as the winner of JLabs

Localz will receive £100,000 and the chance to work with the retailer

The kill switch is here: iOS 8 enables it by default

Apple is the first smartphone maker to abide by a new California anti-theft law

Google Glass goes on sale in UK Play Store

£1,000 price tag likely to deter a lot of people

Prominent Linux kernel developer arrested in Russia

Dmitry Monakhov apparently jailed for public protest against Ukraine conflict.

Red Hat CTO abruptly resigns

Shock as CTO Brian Stevens leaves the open source giant

Linux Foundation to offer new certification for IT workers

Online test grants LFCS and LFCE certifications.

Ancient Stuxnet flaw still being used to attack millions of Windows XP PCs

XP popularity and poor patching revealed


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