AT&T Allowing Directory Assistance Scam

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AT&T has settled with the FCC over a “cramming” investigation that found the carrier allowed scammers to place unauthorized charges onto customer bills, and collected a fee from the sham companies involved in the scheme. Under the agreement, AT&T will refund all current and former customers affected by the scam — mostly small businesses — […]

A Mesh WiFi Router Built for Home and Security

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User-friendly and secure. Hardly anyone would pick either word to describe the vast majority of wireless routers in use today. So naturally I was intrigued a year ago when I had the chance to pre-order a eero, a new WiFi system billed as easy-to-use, designed with security in mind, and able to dramatically extend the […]

Canary Box Aims To Lure Hackers Into Honeypots

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    South African security firm Thinkst is hoping to give new life to an old idea—the honeypot—in a bid to help organizations detect security breaches and intruders in their private networks. Thinkst’s Canary is a simple network appliance and corresponding online monitoring service that makes it easy to set up juicy-looking targets on the […]

What’s next for Ethernet?

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Network World – Internet traffic will quadruple in five years and the number of mobile Internet connections will exceed the world’s population by 2017, according to Cisco research. The number of Internet users will be a quarter billion greater this year than last and almost three times that of 2005, according to the ITU. 10 […]

Chunghwa Telecom Global Expands North American Network with CoreSite

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By CoreSite Published: Thursday, May. 16, 2013 – 5:07 am DENVER, May 16, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — CoreSite, a premier provider of network-dense, cloud-enabled data center solutions and the CoreSite Mesh, today announced that Chunghwa Telecom Global (CHT Global) is expanding its presence with CoreSite across North America. CHT Global, a U.S. subsidiary of Taiwan’s […]