Apple is threatened by a virus. The Blackberry lawsuit is settled. And all of us are targeted by spear-phishing. Join the Computer Guys for our regular update on the world of technology.

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  • John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
  • Alan Paller WAMU Guest Analyst; and Director of Research, SANS Institute

An Apple Virus!
OS X security flaws: Much ado about nothing?

‘Bot farms
Botnets No. 1 emerging Internet threat

Globalization and Offshoring of Software
Press release

Network humor

They’ve heard ’em all

Internet Reaches One Billion
World Internet Users and Population Stats

Trend Micro Free Tools
Housecall

SANS Institute
Top 20 Vulnerabilities

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