If you need to look up your Mac's IP address, there are some quick ways to do so.
Servers for banks, TV broadcasters, and an ISP in the country were paralyzed by a massive attack, leading to suspicions that North Korea was responsible.
The ruling is a blow to 15 piracy lawsuits in California seeking to identify the location of BitTorrent users based on IP address.
In recommending a copyright-infringement case be dismissed, judge says an IP address alone was "unlikely" to uniquely identify the true defendant.
While an IP address can reveal a user's city or country of origin, it doesn't provide more specific information. But it can be used to potentially track down users -- i.e., in litigation.
While Blackphone sales are off to a lukewarm start, our hands-on with the privacy-obsessed smartphone finds that it simplifies staying secure on the go.
A few people have reported getting self-assigned IP addresses after installing OS X 10.6.8 on their systems, which should be easily fixed by resetting the system firewall.
An ISP industry body has offered in-principle support of site blocking to stop piracy, but says it is a "blunt instrument" and that rights holders should foot the bill.
A leaked document from the Attorney-General's Department has clarified the mandatory data retention debate, outlining the nature of 'metadata'.
As the attorney-general looks to block overseas piracy sites, one government agency has admitted staff responsible for making siteblocking requests were not fully aware of how the process worked.