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  • Phishing becomes more sophisticated

    The successful use of phishing emails to breach secure organizations like Oak Ridge National Laboratory and EMC's RSA security division is a stark reminder of the serious threat posed by a type of attack that was previously dismissed as low-tech.

  • Delving inside Apple's new 21.5-inch iMac

    <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/news/2011/050311-new-imacs.html?hpg1=bn">Apple's new 21.5-inch iMac</a> borrows much from previous versions, but a dive inside the desktop computer reveals a new Thunderbolt I/O port and a GPU that's relatively easy to swap out if your mad gaming skills blow it up.

  • Quora: The next social network IT pros need to know?

    <a href="http://www.quora.com/Bob-Brown-5">Quora</a> is an increasingly popular social network for asking and answering questions on topics ranging from how Britney Spears was discovered to how to  flee Tokyo following an earthquake. But the venture funded start-up, which was formed by a couple of ex-Facebook execs, also is filled with plenty of crowdsourced expertise about work-related topics for IT pros, such as <a href="http://www.quora.com/Will-Cisco-buy-out-EMC">whether Cisco will buy EMC</a>,  <a href="http://www.quora.com/What-kind-of-enterprise-applications-will-the-iPad-be-good-for?q=ipad+enterprise">how the iPad might be used at work</a> and <a href="http://www.quora.com/Ubuntu/How-can-Ubuntu-be-improved">how to improve Ubuntu.</a>

  • Users get heated over IT politics at SNW

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- What began as just another technology education session at Storage Network World today got heated when the subject of network convergence turned to the politics of IT.

  • Top tech stories of 2011 -- so far

    Apple, Microsoft, Google and others are givens for being among the top newsmakers of 2011. Others will no doubt surprise us as we go along.

  • Is EMC/RSA poised to buy NetWitness?

    Industry rumor is building this week that RSA, the <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/topics/security.html">security</a> division of EMC, is poised to acquire NetWitness, a privately-held company whose flagship product is used by U.S. government agencies and in the enterprise to detect and analyze security threats.

  • IDC posts guidance on SecurID breach

    IDC has posted a set of essential guidance following the disclosure by EMC/RSA of a breach to their core SecurID system. You can find the guidance at the following URL.

  • Industry searches for answers after RSA breach

    RSA's revelation that its network had been breached and information relating to its SecurID one-time password technology stolen has left customers and industry experts with more questions than answers.

  • Caution urged in wake of RSA security breach

    The relatively scant information released by EMC's RSA security group on Thursday in connection with the theft of SecurID authentication technology code is fueling considerable speculation about the nature of the breach and its impact on enterprises.

  • Is EMC ripe for the picking?

    With EMC healthier than it's been in a long time, some industry observers believe it might be ripe for the picking by vendors looking to shore up their <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/topic/154/Data+Center">data center</a> vertical stack of products.

  • Cisco-EMC joint venture lured to Texas with incentives

    The Virtual Computing Environment Co. (VCE), formed from the <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/news/2010/050610-michael-capellas-to-lead-acadia.html">joint venture</a> of <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/subnets/cisco/">Cisco</a> and EMC, this week said it is establishing headquarters in Richardson, Texas, and hiring 434 people.