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China's Great Firewall directs millions to open door to free surfing

It's believed that human error caused a glitch in the country's firewall, sending people to a company that sells anti-censorship technology to Chinese citizens.

By January 22, 2014

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China reinforces its 'Great Firewall' to prevent encryption

It may be a real problem for Chinese citizens and Westerners, but that hasn't stopped the Chinese government from using new technology to plug holes in the "Great Firewall of China."

By December 17, 2012

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Apple issues Mail update for OS X Mavericks

A rapid update to the included e-mail client for its latest OS fixes bugs with Gmail accounts, and the accuracy of message counts in inboxes.

By November 7, 2013

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Tesla puts Model S fire into perspective

Responding to video of a blazing Model S that circulated earlier this week, Tesla posted an explanation of the accident and facts about fires in gasoline cars.

By October 4, 2013

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Intel to buy security software startup for $20M

The chip giant plans to acquire Sensory Networks, which creates pattern matching and acceleration software.

By October 1, 2013

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No joke, iPhone 5S Touch ID faces hack bounty

Apple's new fingerprint sensor Touch ID becomes the focus of a hack bounty, but with a twist. Rewards include cash, but also a patent application, some Scotch, and a book of erotica.

By September 19, 2013

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Gain greater control of your firewall in Windows 7 and Vista

Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Vista is a great, free security package that is almost perfectly transparent. If you want to use it with an added layer of control, TinyWall is a terrific add-on.

By July 17, 2012

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New 'Firewall' song protests SOPA copyright bill (Q&A)

The songwriter behind the 2007 Internet hit "I Got a Crush on Obama" is now taking aim at SOPA in a new music video titled "Firewall."

By December 20, 2011

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Cisco ponies up $2.7B for Sourcefire

The move could help Cisco shore up its position in the network security industry after losing market share in the last few years to more competitive rivals including Palo Alto Networks and Check Point

By July 23, 2013

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Google offers tips to help Chinese steer clear of the Great Firewall

After analyzing thousands of search terms, Google has determined the ones most likely to run afoul of China's maddeningly inconsistent Great Firewall. Now it will alert users when they're in danger of having their Internet connection disrupted by censors.

By May 31, 2012