SyScan

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SyScanSymposium on Security for Asia Network
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Established in 1996, China Innovationpay Group Limited, (formerly SYSCAN Technology Holdings Limited), is a leading 2D barcode technology, product and solutions provider in China.
* Syscan International of Quebec (www.syscan.com) in mid-2002 installed an RFID-based tracking system in a slaughterhouse of Les Salaisons Brochu, one of Canada's leading meat companies.
Hong Kong, Jan 25, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - SYSCAN Technology Holdings Limited ("SYSCAN Technology"/ the "Group") (SEHK: 8083) issued a circular today relating to the Sale and Purchase Agreement and Placing Agreement involving the acquisition of the entire equity interest in Country Praise Enterprises Limited ("Country Praise").
Cheung Wai, Chairmanand Executive Director of SYSCAN Technology, said, "The 2D barcode technology developed by SYSCAN Technology can be used as an effective identification device for electronic payment as it can transfer and record data effectively, reliably and safely.The acquisition marries the Group's 2D barcode technology with Country Praise's prepaid card business network to generate strong synergies.
Jailbreaking an iPhone leaves users vulnerable to attack by stripping away most of the handset's security protections, a security researcher warned Thursday.<p>"If you care about security, don't use a jailbroken iPhone," said security researcher Charlie Miller, speaking at the SyScan security conference in Singapore on Thursday.<p>Jailbreaking is a term used to describe the process of stripping away the protections that prevent a user from installing applications on an iPhone that have not been digitally signed by Apple.
<p>The attack in question exploits a weakness in the way iPhones handle text messages received via SMS (Short Message Service), said security researcher Charlie Miller, during a presentation at the SyScan conference in Singapore on Thursday.