Archive for August, 2007

Twisted keyboards

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

I’m often working as a GP in Sweden. The desktop computers we get are usually bog standard Dells, with all the excitement that goes with that…. not! (Think Borat.) All of them alike: boring but almost adequate. You can sit down at any one of them and start blindly typing away into the electronic patient […]

WMWare appliances as a vector

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

Just saw mention on a forum of downloading a VMWare appliance ready- to-run parental control package. It’s definitely a great convenience to get a pre-installed entire OS with apps and all this way, but what about malware? It seems we have very little guarantees about how clean these installs are, and yet I don’t see […]