H1N1 spam scam unleashes havoc

A massive spam campaign that poses as a message from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) asking people to register for H1N1 vaccinations remains a big problem today, a security researcher said.The messages

Published on: December 4th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Free iPhone app lets you track swine flu outbreaks

A free iPhone app called "Outbreaks Near Me" is designed to help users track and report oubreaks of swine flu and other infectious diseases. Researchers at Children's Hospital in Boston built the application

Published on: November 9th, 2009 Matt Hamblen and Joan Goodchild

A telework program can help you cope with a ‘Swine Flu’ outbreak

Looking at the long lines forming outside makeshift clinics offering H1N1 vaccines across Canada, a human resources (HR) professional would probably say: "If we hadn't mapped out our business continuity plan in early

Published on: November 4th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Swine flu raises red flag for IT, business managers

Though the H1N1 flu has been declared a national emergency by President Barack Obama, experts say that many companies remain ill-prepared for its potential consequences, which could include employee absentee rates of 40

Published on: November 3rd, 2009 Lucas Mearian

Quartet of online swine flu scams become malware pandemic

The words "swine flu" had barely been uttered last spring when spammers and malware authors, hoping to take advantage of fears and curiosity about the virus, began devising ways to trick people with

Published on: October 30th, 2009 Joan Goodchild

Swine Flu expected to cause huge disruptions in U.S. workplaces

The U.S. federal government is worried about the Swine Flu (official name: 2009 H1N1 influenza virus). There have been predictions by experts of two or three times the normal number of flu related

Published on: September 2nd, 2009 Scott Bradner

Swine Flu spam hits fever pitch

Worried about the Swine Flu outbreak sweeping across the continent?If you're planning to scour the Web to grab more information about the disease better think twice before launching a Google search. Your best

Published on: April 30th, 2009 Nestor Arellano