AMD mulls custom ARM 64-bit server chips

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By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | August 11th, 2014 AMD said it will customize 64-bit ARM server chips for customers, but first needs to see how the market evolves. Advanced Micro Devices may be…

Mobile chips face lockdown to prevent hacks

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By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | August 11th, 2014 Chip makers are adding more security layers to protect mobile device users from malicious attacks and code injection. Chip makers want to make hardware the…

Seven ways DARPA is trying to kill the password

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By Martyn Williams, IDG News Service | August 8th, 2014 From analyzing the way you walk to your heartbeat, these futuristic authentication systems could be here soon. A seemingly constant stream of data breaches and…

How hackers used Google in stealing corporate data

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By Antone Gonsalves, CSO | August 7th, 2014 A group of innovative hackers used free services from Google and an Internet infrastructure company to disguise data stolen from corporate and government computers, a security firm…

New Feature in Cumulus Linux 2.2: sFlow

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sFlow is an open protocol, newly supported in Cumulus Linux 2.2, that enables a collector to determine what is going on in a complex network. It is used to collect statistics, such as packet counts,…