State-sponsored hackers in China compromise certificate authority

November 15, 2022

Category: Cybersecurity

Nation-state hackers based in China recently infected a certificate authority and several government and defense agencies with a potent malware cocktail for burrowing inside a network and stealing sensitive information, researchers said on Tuesday. The successful compromise of the unnamed […]

EU eyes cheap loan plan for ‘stable’ Ukraine funding in 2023

November 9, 2022

Category: Defense, Industry

The European Union on Wednesday unveiled a plan to provide Ukraine with around 18 billion euros (dollars) in financial aid next year in regular payments to help the war-ravaged country keep its energy and health care facilities running as well […]

U.S. legislators express concern over Port of Oakland grant proposal

November 2, 2022

A group of U.S. Representatives recently sent a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg expressing concerns over a grant proposal concerning the Port of Oakland. The City of Oakland submitted a grant application to the department for […]

Education, Hardware & Software, Industry, Tech

Why IPaaS is key to gaining insights in higher education

November 22, 2022

Via: CIO

Higher education is entering a new era of data-driven insights, which promise to elevate both learner experience and institutional performance. The HE colleges and universities capable of collecting and leveraging data in a timely manner will not only boost student […]

Networking & Wireless, Tech

FCC’s new National Broadband Map offers granular look at service and gaps

November 21, 2022

Via: FCW

The Federal Communications Commission on Friday released an initial draft of a national map showing in greater detail than ever before what locations in the country have broadband service. The move is a major step toward making sure roughly $42 […]

Defense, Industry

Aid sought for Moldova, hit hard by war in next-door Ukraine

November 21, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

Diplomats are drumming up money and other support Monday for Europe’s poorest country, Moldova, which is suffering massive blackouts, heavy refugee flows and potential security threats from the war in neighboring Ukraine. Monday’s international aid conference in Paris is aimed […]

Federal, Policy

Cruz fights DC push to let illegal immigrants vote with bill to withhold federal funding

November 18, 2022

Via: Fox News

Sen. Ted Cruz introduced a new bill that would prohibit Washington, D.C., from using federal funds to allow illegal immigrants to vote in elections. The D.C. City Council voted 12-1 last month to advance a bill that would allow non-citizens […]

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

U.S. Klobuchar, Wyden introduce Preventing Auto Recycling Theft Act to crackdown on catalytic converter theft

November 18, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

Through the Preventing Auto Recycling Theft (PART) Act (S. 5024) introduced into the Senate this week, U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) want to add traceable identification numbers to catalytic converters to fight back against a rise […]