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MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies
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phishing

MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies

Attack linked to long-standing Russian cyber crime group
15 Oct 2021
Senators seek to reform Section 230 protections
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Policy & legislation

Senators seek to reform Section 230 protections

Platforms would be liable for knowingly promoting harmful content under bill
14 Oct 2021
Russia missing from US-organized international ransomware event
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ransomware

Russia missing from US-organized international ransomware event

US officials blame absence on host of reasons
13 Oct 2021
Microsoft makes Windows Subsystem for Linux a Windows 11 app
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Linux

Microsoft makes Windows Subsystem for Linux a Windows 11 app

The shift to the Microsoft Store decouples the Linux component from the Windows Update cycle
12 Oct 2021
Senators urge FTC to enforce child privacy laws
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privacy

Senators urge FTC to enforce child privacy laws

Lawmakers wrote to the FTC Commissioner, asking her to enforce new child protection measures
8 Oct 2021
PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows
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Microsoft Windows

PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows

We explore the power of Powershell and why it's a worthy successor to the command line interface
8 Oct 2021
Maverick fast-attack ransomware group FIN12 is quickly expanding
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ransomware

Maverick fast-attack ransomware group FIN12 is quickly expanding

FIN12 hits hospitals even during pandemic
7 Oct 2021
New bill aims to measure the military’s AI use
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artificial intelligence (AI)

New bill aims to measure the military’s AI use

Republican senator wants stronger adoption of AI to counter the technology's potential threat to our nation's security
6 Oct 2021
Supreme Court denies Oracle appeal over JEDI contract
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Cloud

Supreme Court denies Oracle appeal over JEDI contract

Denial of petition marks the end of the DoD's JEDI debacle
4 Oct 2021
Account takeovers rise nearly threefold during pandemic
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cyber attacks

Account takeovers rise nearly threefold during pandemic

Financial services hit hardest by account hijackers, says Sift report
30 Sep 2021
Alkira offers Check Point CloudGuard Security to secure virtual cloud networks
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Cloud

Alkira offers Check Point CloudGuard Security to secure virtual cloud networks

New service allows admins to connect cloud services, data centers and VPNs
29 Sep 2021
Large companies fall short on domain security
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cyber security

Large companies fall short on domain security

Most large businesses still need to implement enterprise-level controls
28 Sep 2021
Facebook pauses work on Instagram Kids
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social media

Facebook pauses work on Instagram Kids

The social media giant has halted work on child-focused app days before testifying before Congress
27 Sep 2021
Auto sector could lose $210 billion this year due to chip shortages
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Hardware

Auto sector could lose $210 billion this year due to chip shortages

Analysts also predict industry will under produce by 7.7 million vehicles in 2021
24 Sep 2021
Qumulo packages disaster recovery into file management tool
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data centres

Qumulo packages disaster recovery into file management tool

Snapshot system available in on-premises and cloud flavors
22 Sep 2021
OpsRamp offers AIOps-driven predictive alerts
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IT infrastructure

OpsRamp offers AIOps-driven predictive alerts

Summer 2021 product release features new machine learning-driven features
21 Sep 2021
UN high commissioner calls for ban on harmful AI tools
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artificial intelligence (AI)

UN high commissioner calls for ban on harmful AI tools

Comments follow UN report detailing potential human rights abuses associated with use of AI
17 Sep 2021
Four in five companies are overspending on cloud
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cloud computing

Four in five companies are overspending on cloud

The reality doesn't match the theory as cloud costs escalate for confident customers...
16 Sep 2021
IBM signs CaixaBank in cloud services deal
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cloud computing

IBM signs CaixaBank in cloud services deal

The Spanish banking giant will use IBM Cloud for Financial Services to run key software applications
15 Sep 2021
Apple unveils iPhone 13, new iPad, and iPad mini
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Mobile

Apple unveils iPhone 13, new iPad, and iPad mini

The new devices include updated processors, improved camera technology and several design tweaks
14 Sep 2021
JFrog acquires Upswift for edge-based DevOps expansion
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mergers and acquisitions

JFrog acquires Upswift for edge-based DevOps expansion

Upswift's tool will extend JFrog's DevOps pipeline to IoT devices
13 Sep 2021
Senators accuse Amazon of mistreating pregnant workers
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Policy & legislation

Senators accuse Amazon of mistreating pregnant workers

Lawmakers call for an investigation into e-commerce giant's practices at fulfillment centers
10 Sep 2021
Commerce Department creates an artificial intelligence committee
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Policy & legislation

Commerce Department creates an artificial intelligence committee

Committee fulfills commitments laid out under January defense bill
9 Sep 2021
Oracle launches free cloud training
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cloud computing

Oracle launches free cloud training

Oracle takes training free as cloud market share languishes
8 Sep 2021
Microsoft Outlook shows real contact details in some phishing emails
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Outlook shows real contact details in some phishing emails

Homograph attacks fool Microsoft's email software, researchers find
7 Sep 2021
US 5G data shows urban-rural digital divide
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Network & Internet

US 5G data shows urban-rural digital divide

Large cities are more likely to have strong 5G availability
7 Sep 2021
Apple delays controversial CSAM detection feature
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Security

Apple delays controversial CSAM detection feature

The mobile phone giant has backtracked on plans to scan images on its devices
3 Sep 2021
Microsoft helps protect Amazon rainforest with AI project
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft helps protect Amazon rainforest with AI project

Microsoft AI for Good project funds rainforest protection project
2 Sep 2021
HPE inks $2 billion high-performance computing deal with the NSA
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high-performance computing (HPC)

HPE inks $2 billion high-performance computing deal with the NSA

HPE will provide scalable on-premises computing to the NSA using Greenlake
1 Sep 2021
White House launches tech fellowship program to tackle key issues
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Policy & legislation

White House launches tech fellowship program to tackle key issues

The new initiative will bring early career technologists into the federal government
31 Aug 2021
Linux 5.14 offers new security protections
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Linux

Linux 5.14 offers new security protections

The operating system's 30th birthday release helps protect against side-channel attacks
30 Aug 2021
HP Q3 revenue misses analyst forecasts
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Business operations

HP Q3 revenue misses analyst forecasts

Supply chain shortages hit HP's PC business
27 Aug 2021
Tech giants pledge billions for cyber security
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cyber security

Tech giants pledge billions for cyber security

Supply chain security and education commitments feature heavily at White House meeting
26 Aug 2021
IBM launches SASE services
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cloud computing

IBM launches SASE services

Zscaler provides zero-trust component for cloud-based IBM security play
25 Aug 2021
Bahrain targets activists with NSO's Pegasus spyware
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spyware

Bahrain targets activists with NSO's Pegasus spyware

The spyware reportedly employed two exploits targeting Apple's iMessage system
24 Aug 2021