In the now infamous hacking of the cash registers/point-of-sale terminals, the IT system trusted that the infrastructure (network security) would prevent fake firmware
from reaching the devices.
The new firmware
version 2.0.6 can be found at http://www.avermedia.com/
To coincide with the release of this firmware
update, Canon is also releasing Canon XF Utility 1.3 Updater for both Windows and Mac based systems.
For 34nm X25-M 160GB owners, the firmware
update also offers a performance increase to sequential write speeds by delivering up to 100MB/s, a 40% performance improvement over the existing firmware
After mounting the lens on the camera, the user can go online and update the lens firmware
by downloading the latest lens firmware
verification test showed that the firmware
installed in a statistically selected sample of 115 machines used by Sarasota County during the 2006 general election matched the firmware
certified by the Florida Division of Elections.
Routers and switches require machine level software (known as firmware
) to run.
"Phoenix continues to define the foundation for secure and reliable computing through its new flagship firmware
product," added David Gibbs, SVP, and GM of Worldwide Field Operations at Phoenix Technologies.
Also included in the new firmware
option in the Scalar 100, is the ability to more easily manage multiple generations of tape technology in the same system.
If choosing to "hard wire" Fibre Channel, an OEM should look for a vendor whose technology allows upgrades by replacing the firmware
rather than replacing the I/O processor or other physical components.
Delkin Devices Inc., Poway, Calif., introduced new firmware
for its eFilm PicturePAD, a mobile digital storage device.
Avaya recently announced new firmware
for its IP telephones that will offer users new functionality in their personal digital assistants (PDAs), the enhancement of telephony capabilities and access to Web-based streaming text via the phone's display panel.