Profile of Mathew J. Schwartz
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Mathew Schwartz served as the InformationWeek information security reporter from 2010 until mid-2014.
Articles by Mathew J. Schwartz
posted in August 2010
Emails were being dispatched to the same recipients, sometimes multiple times per day, even when deleted from Gmail, resulting in spam warnings and blacklisting.
Add biometrics of people's bone structures to the list of methods considered for identifying terrorists, criminals, or trusted individuals.
Version of the widespread "retrovirus" CoreGuard Antivirus, called AnVi Antivirus, aims for many well-known AV programs, warns Symantec.
Red Cross finds that in a disaster many people would post cries for help on Facebook and Twitter, assuming they'd be answered.
Redmond is expected to release 14 bulletins, addressing 34 vulnerabilities across Windows, Office, IE, SQL and Silverlight.
With the out-of-band release, Microsoft also disclosed Office documents at risk from the "no user input required" shortcut icon attack.