CrossOver Games on BSD

An experimental build of CrossOver Games is now available for the BSD platform. This edition is unsupported by CrossOver, but it is a great opportunity to test out playing Windows games on BSD. pcbsd.org notes that Jeremy White from CodeWeavers has issued a challenge to the...

Multiple DNS implementations vulnerable to cache poisoning

Vulnerability Note VU#800113 From: https://www.kb.cert.org/CERT_WEB%5Cservices%5Cvul-notes.nsf/id/800113 Quote: An attacker with the ability to conduct a successful cache poisoning attack can cause a nameserver's clients to contact the incorrect, and possibly malicious, hosts for particular services. Consequently, web traffic, email, and other important network data can be redirected to systems...

Nintendo’s Iwata on the Wii Price Point

Satoru Iwata, Nintendo President, recently talked with GameDaily about the rumors surrounding the $249 Wii price point, his take of the PS3 price point and controller, and to reassure us that the GameBoy is far from dead. 'You may want to check our past records of...

Opera web browser on the Nintendo DS

Opera has announced that they and Nintendo are going in together to create a web browser for the DS. The browser, based on Opera's core engine, will take advantage of the system's two screens and the touchscreen to provide on-the-go portable internet access. From the article: 'Within...

Marriott Discloses Missing Data Files

Marriott International has admitted that it is missing backup computer tapes containing credit card account information and the Social Security numbers of about 206,000 time-share owners and customers, as well as employees of the company. From the Washington Post story: "Officials at Marriott Vacation Club International said...