P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:03/04    1/5                          $flesoftware: COMPUTING AND $JCHNOLOGY BBC..710 IBM..740 Contacts: "Next" & Diary: $flesoftware: "NEXT" Jeremy Brayshaw CEEFAX CEEFAX BBC tv Centre BBC tv Centre Wood Lane Wood Lane London W12 7RJ London W12 7RJ  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/18     Computers at three hospitals in Michigan, USA, have been infected by a "virus". Patients did not come to any harm, but diagnoses were delayed while the systems were shut down. The virus created files for non-existent patients and garbled the names on genuine records. The Government's White Paper on the NHS calls for large-scale computerisation of hospitals in this country. More    Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:00/17     The KGB has obtained passwords to gain entry to thousands of computer systems in the West. According to the West German authorities, the codes were passed to the Soviet intelligence service by three "hackers" arrested earlier this month. The three are suspected of selling passwords from Western ljlitary and research systems. German police described this as a "new dimension in espionage". More    Diary  BBC progs  LBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Fri 31 Mar 23:41/00   3/5     The KGB has obtained passwords to gain entry to thousands of computer systems in the West. According to the West German authorities, the codes were passed to the Soviet intelligence service by three "hackers" arrested earlier this month. The three are suspected of selling passwords from Western ljlitary and research systems. German police described this as a "new dimension in espionage". More    Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 B—— 1 A—r 00:02/16   4/5     Airport authorities may ban laptop computers on planes after warnings that bombs may be hidden inside electrical equipment. To avoid delays, passengers have already been asked not to take any items which might need checking - such as radios, cassette players and ljcros. The board of Manchester Airport has met to consider an absolute ban. The bomb which destroyed the Pan Am jet over Lockerbie was hidden in a radio-cassette player. More  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:05/11     Airport authorities lby ban laptop computers on planes after warnings that bombs may be hidden inside electrical equipment. To avoid delays, 0assengers have already been asked not to take any items which ljght need checking - such as radios, cassette players and ljcros. The board of Manchester Airport has met to consider an absolute ban. The bomb which destroyed the Pan Am jet over Lockerbie was hidden in a radio-cassette player. More  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:01/05   5/5     Organised crime is on the offensive in the Soviet Union, according to the newspaper Pravda. Gangs "with high-powered limousines and computers" appear to be winning the war against demoralised and ill equipped police forces. The bad guys' arsenal also includes equipment for telephone tapping and for surveillance with video cameras, the paper says. Thieves, public prosecutors, judges, black marketeers and party officials are accused of all being in the sclf hi-tech boat together.  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:11/11   2/5     Computers at three hospitals in Michigan, USA, have been infected by a "virus". Patients did not come to any harm, but diagnoses were delayed while the systems were shut down. The virus created files for non-existent patients and garbled the names on genuine records. The Government's White Paper on the NHS calls for large-scale com0uterisation of hospitals in this country. More    Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 Sat 1 Apr 00:10/00     Organised crime is on the offensive in the Soviet Union, according to the news0aper Pravda. Gangs "with high-powered limousines and computers" appear to be winning the war against demoralised and ill equipped police forces. The bad guys' arsenal also includes equipment for telephone tapping and for surveillance with video cameras, the paper says. Thieves, public prosecurors, judges, black marketeers and party officials are accused of all being in the sclf hi-tech boat together.  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help
P701 CEEFAX 701 B—— 1 A—r 00:00/04  0<,,l 5/5    Organised crime is on the offensive in the Soviet Union, according po the news0aper Pravda. Gangs "with high-powered limousines and com0uters" appear po be winning phe war againsp demoralised and ill equipped police forces. The bad guys' arsenal also includes equipmenp for telep—one ta0ping and fop surveillance with vadeo camdras, the 0aper says. hieves, public prosecupors, judges, black l—rketeers and party officials are accused of all being in the sald hi-tech boap together.  Diary  BBC progs  IBM progs  Help