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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff carefully curates his company's image.

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff carefully curates his company's image.

Salesforce CEO Benioff Tries Out Some New Material

Salesforce.com, which makes software to help businesses hone their sales and marketing campaigns, is taking a red pen to its own corporate messaging. For the past couple of years, Chief Executive Officer Marc Benioff has been pitching prospective customers on...

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Hackers like to target Java, the ubiquitous software that’s installed on billions of computers and mobile phones worldwide.

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Hackers like to target Java, the ubiquitous software that’s installed on billions of computers and mobile phones worldwide.

Hackers’ Exploits of Java Renews Debate About Pace of Security Fixes

Oracle issued an emergency fix today for vulnerabilities in its Java software about four months after Security Explorations, a security firm, warned the company about the bugs. The delay in providing a fix allowed more than 100,000 computers to get...

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Some security experts have questioned whether Apple reacted quickly enough to protect its users from a known security hole in Java.

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Some security experts have questioned whether Apple reacted quickly enough to protect its users from a known security hole in Java.

Are You Among 600,000 Whose Mac Was Hacked? Law Isn’t on Your Side

Earlier this month, Apple closed a serious security hole. It was too late. More than 600,000 Mac computers were infected with malicious software that hijacked Google results, replacing them with spam links. This was no run-of-the-mill hacking attack: The target...

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Larry Ellison, chief executive officer of Oracle Corp.

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Larry Ellison, chief executive officer of Oracle Corp.

Old Rivalries Die Hard: Oracle’s Ellison Takes Fresh Shot at SAP

Larry Ellison has made Hewlett-Packard its No. 1 enemy the last couple of years. But a brewing battle in software had Oracle’s CEO taking shots at his old SAP rival Hasso Plattner today. During Oracle’s quarterly conference call with Wall Street...

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