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"Deleted, but Not Gone or Forgotten."
Files produced by Microsoft Office Windows applications,
including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access, often
incorporate chunks of data previously deleted from the
disk on which the files were saved. Microsoft said the
problem was solved in earlier versions of Microsoft Word
but that it has recurred in the new version for Windows
95. Third-party programmers report another security
lapse. Word offers optional password protection by
encryption. The encryption, however, does not extend to
"objects" within the file.
"Chip Maker Introduces a Chip for Super Use and for
One of the most closely watched Silicon Valley start-up
companies plans on Tuesday to disclose details of an
ambitious computer chip that it hopes will one day be
used in everything from cable modems to supercomputers.
Microunity Systems Engineering Inc. said its chips would
be able to process information 10 times faster than
today's personal computer microprocessors. The chip will
consist of 10.5 million transistors and will process
data at a gigahertz, or a billion operations a second.
It is designed so that it can process information in
parallel and will be capable of issuing up to four
128-bit-wide instructions simultaneously.
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