Microsoft publishes “E-mail Caller ID” as an IETF Internet Draft
Posted by malcolm on Saturday, May 22nd, 2004 at 12:31
Microsoft has published the spec for its proposed “Caller ID for E-mail” protocol as an IETF Internet Draft.. An Internet Draft does not constitute a recognised standard of any kind; a very large...
Symantec buys Brightmail
Posted by malcolm on Friday, May 21st, 2004 at 14:13
Symantec, best known as an anti-virus vendor, has signed a deal to purchase Brightmail, the vendor of server-side anti-spam gateway solutions.
DVD copy software spreads
Posted by malcolm on Monday, May 10th, 2004 at 17:32
While 321 Studios, authors of DVD copying software, fight in court for the right to publish software that lets users copy DVDs, copycat company 123 Copy DVD has started selling DVD copy software that...
Japanese P2P author arrested
Posted by malcolm on Monday, May 10th, 2004 at 17:26
Isamu Kaneko, 33, an assistant researcher at Tokyo University and author of the Winny peer-to-peer filesharing software, has been arrested for abetting the violation of Japanese copyright law.
Rumour of bid for BT network
Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, May 4th, 2004 at 16:58
The Observer reports rumours of a possible £15bn bid for BT’s network assets, from a consortium of private equity groups.
Spam BCP: draft new version
Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, May 4th, 2004 at 12:08
At LINX44 I was tasked with bringing to LINX45 a revised version of the LINX document “Best Current Practise on the handling of Unsolicited Bulk Mail”, the Spam BCP. Based on the discussions within...