RealNews

Dell to tighten systems security

Dell is to pre-configure Windows 2000 installations on its desktop and notebook products in a bid to provide its customers with more secure systems, the company said today. Dell says more than 50 Win2k security settings will be activated prior to shipment – essentially to save customers from having to do the work themselves – if the user ticks the relevant box when they buy their system. Since so few users activate these settings when their computer arrives, the company hopes its efforts mean there will be many more better protected systems out there. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.