Home Messages Index
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index

[News] [Rival] Microsoft Hooks up with Banksters to Control News

  • Subject: [News] [Rival] Microsoft Hooks up with Banksters to Control News
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 22:08:18 +0100
  • Followup-to: comp.os.linux.advocacy
  • Newsgroups: comp.os.linux.advocacy
  • User-agent: KNode/4.3.1
Hash: SHA1

Citigroup, Microsoft to take on finance website

,----[ Quote ]
| Citigroup has formed a venture with Microsoft Corp to 
| compete with Mint.com, the personal-finance website that 
| Intuit Inc agreed to buy last week for $170 million (Dh624 
| million), people familiar with the matter said.
| [...]
| After last year's $45 billion bailout, Pandit may have to 
| justify the cost of each project, said Thomas Noyes, who 
| until 2007 headed Citigroup's international Internet and 
| mobile-banking businesses.


Microsoft helps banks do SWIFT business


Look who the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan will meet:

Igor Chudinov is visiting USA

,----[ Quote ]
| Prime Minister Igor Chudinov is visiting USA, governmental 
| press service reports.
| During the visit I. Chudinov will take part in a work the 
| 64th session of UN General Assembly and Climate Change 
| Summit.I. Chudinov will meet with leadership of the State 
| Department, World Bank, IMF, representatives of Microsoft 
| corporation. 



FNB switches 12 000 desktops to Linux

,----[ Quote ]
| With 12 000 desktops switching to Linux this is very likely the
| most significant Linux and open source implementation in South
| Africa to date.


Security? - Don't Bank on It

,----[ Quote ]
| A useful article here dissecting what's wrong with the latest version of the
| UK Banking code...
| [...]
| Since GNU/Linux users tend not to run anti-virus programs, and don't use
| traditional firewalls: does that mean they're always liable?


Secure web browsing through Live Linux distros

,----[ Quote ]
| Banking isn't the be-all and end-all: there's many other reasons you'd
| want a secure system, separate from what's on the hard disk, besides
| Internet banking. Traveller's can't necessarily trust the integrity of
| a computer in an Internet cafe.

Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index