Software

Subpoenas Issued for Documents About Release of Prisoners
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Legislative subpoenas have been issued for documents related to the erroneous early release of thousands of prisoners in Washington state.
Lt. Gov. Brad Owen signed two subpoenas Tuesday night after the Senate Rules Committee, on a 13-7 vote, approved a resolution passed e…
Washington State Sues Firm, Alleges Tech Support Scam
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state is suing one of the world's largest independent tech support companies, saying it routinely scams customers into buying software and services they don't need.
Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed the lawsuit Wednesday against iYogi, which boasts of 3 mil…
VW Software Also in Cars Sold in Europe
BERLIN (AP) — It was installed in cars sold in the U.S. Now, it's coming out that the same software that cheated emissions tests in the United States was also installed in cars put on the market in Europe. It's unclear if the software was used to circumvent tests in Europe...
1280 KIT Has A Fix For Monday’s Malware Virus
If you work on a computer this Monday, make sure you check for malware that may have infected your system and could bar you from the internet. "Malware," short for malicious software, infected tens of thousands of computers more than a year ago, and on Monday it's expecte…
Free Anti-Malware Program For Your Computer
According to the Associated Press, tens of thousands of Americans may lose their Internet service on Monday because of malware that could have been hiding in computers from a year ago. What's malware? Short for 'malicious software', it's a computer virus that has the capability o…