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24 February 2022

 
     
 

FreeDOS puts out first new version in six years

DOS ain’t dead… and it’s more fun than ever

 
     
 
 
 

ON-PREM

Arrcus aims to ACE next-generation networking

Previously separate capabilities bundled into a single platform

Americans far more willing to hand over personal data

As long as it translates into a better user experience

19 Comments

HPE rolls out Private 5G for enterprise customers

Will be able to integrate with corporate Wi-Fi networks, but not a replacement, it says

Schneider Electric says supply chain held it back

Anticipates ‘increased pressure on input costs’ on raw materials, labour, and freight

5 Comments

Lenovo’s data center business finally makes a profit

Black ink has proven elusive since 2014 acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business

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Arm China boss happy with Nvidia acquisition collapse

Plus: Rogue CEO’s outfit could derail public listing

6 Comments

 
 

Supermicro’s Cloud Density Storage

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Google’s Approach to Security in Collaboration Apps

Best Practice Approaches to Security, Privacy and Compliance

 
 

SECURITY

‘Hundreds of computers’ in Ukraine hit with wiper malware

Of course you realize, this means war

Millions of dollars pour into security compliance startups amid pressure on business

There’s gold in them thar forms

Anatomy of top-tier suspected NSA backdoor code

Bvp47 of yore said to have used BPF to conceal comms in network traffic

3 Comments

Ukraine hit by DDoS attacks, Russia deploys malware

Digital skirmishes continue as tension mounts in Eastern Europe

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Microsoft adds GCP to Defender for Cloud

And let me clue you in: I am the one who CloudKnox

Ubuntu applies security fixes for all versions back to 14.04

Update those boxes pronto – yes, we’re looking at you, users of Trusty Tahr and Xenial Xerus

14 Comments

Dutch govt issues data protection report card for Microsoft

You need to switch on E2EE in group meetings, watch out for US Cloud Act, warns impact assessment

10 Comments

Cisco warns firewall customers of four-day window for urgent updates

Firewalls are supposed to update so they block new threats – miss this deadline and they might not

6 Comments

China’s APT10 cyber-spies ‘targeted Taiwanese financial firms’

Operation Cache Panda went after software used by majority of industry players

3 Comments

Samsung shipped ‘100 million’ phones with flawed encryption

Academics found TrustZone-level code could not be trusted to keep secrets

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3 Steps to Ultimate Cyber Resilience

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Building Serverless Applications With Google Cloud Run

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SOFTWARE

Yes, Mark Zuckerberg is still pushing metaverse. Next step, language translation

He probably knows a thing or two about nobody understanding him

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Big banks will blaze the enterprise GPT-3 AI trail

Massive language models will be big businesses in decade ahead

3 Comments

Couchbase promises P2P sync in mobile and edge DB

NoSQL slinger sees future in edge and IoT – and ‘eventual consistency’

3 Comments

Scottish universities launch £42m ERP tender

Framework deal to cut across software, services and systems integration

8 Comments

FreeDOS puts out first new version in six years

DOS ain’t dead… and it’s more fun than ever

61 Comments

IRS doesn’t completely scrap facial recognition, just makes it optional

But hey, new rules on deleting your selfies

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Revolution in Embedded Security

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