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Networking Security, Security

Desperate to get through to execs, some cybersecurity vendors are resorting to lies and blackmail

March 18, 2019

Via: CNBC – Top News

The cybersecurity vendor marketplace is growing so crowded that some companies have been resorting to extreme tactics to get security executives on the phone to pitch their products, including lying about security emergencies and threatening to expose insignificant breaches to […]


Networking Security, Security

‘Justice will have its day’: Beijing backs Huawei’s lawsuit against US government

March 8, 2019

Via: CNBC – Top News

China’s government voiced its support for Huawei’s legal challenge against the U.S. on Friday, saying the technology firm has the right to refuse to be “victimized like silent lambs.” Huawei filed a lawsuit on Thursday claiming that a ban on […]


Networking Security, Security

Zuckerberg: Facebook will shift focus to private networks instead of open ones

March 7, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

On Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg published a more-than-3,000-word blog post that seems to declare a major shift in Facebook’s strategy. In it, he says he believes that “a privacy-focused communications platform will become even more important than today’s open […]


Cloud Infrastructure, Infrastructure, Networking Security, Security

Microsoft unveils new cloud-based enterprise security tools

February 28, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft today unveiled a pair of new cloud-based security offerings aimed at helping large organizations cope with advanced security threats. The announcement comes ahead of the RSA Conference, where the two products will be showcased for security professionals. Azure Sentinel […]


Mobile Security, Networking Security, Security

How Huawei Is Battling U.S. Spying Allegations

February 27, 2019

Via: Fortune

Though the larger trade battle between the United States and China may be winding down, the U.S. government’s campaign against Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei seems to be heating up. A delegation of U.S. officials arrived at the Mobile World […]


Mobile Security, Networking Security, Security

Europe is prepared to rule over 5G cybersecurity

February 25, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

The European Commission ’s digital commissioner has warned the mobile industry to expect it to act over security concerns attached to Chinese network equipment makers. The Commission is considering a defacto ban on kit made by Chinese companies including Huawei […]


Networking Security, Security

Drupal critical flaw: Patch this remote code execution bug urgently, websites warned

February 21, 2019

Via: ZDnet

The Drupal project is urging website admins to install updates immediately after disclosing a highly-critical remote code execution bug affecting the Drupal core CMS. The bug was considered serious enough for Drupal’s security team to warn admins a day in […]


Mobile Security, Networking Security, Security

Huawei president: We’re not going to spy on the US, even if the Chinese government says we have to

February 20, 2019

Via: CNBC – Top News

Huawei would not help China spy on the U.S. with its devices, even if mandated by Chinese law to do so, founder and President Ren Zhengfei told CBS News in an interview that aired Wednesday. Ren, whose daughter has been […]


Networking Security, Security

Palo Alto Networks to acquire Demisto for $560M

February 19, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Palo Alto Networks announced today that it intends to acquire security startup, Demisto, for $560 million. The company sees a tool that can help enhance the Palo Alto security portfolio by adding a higher level of automation. “The addition of […]


Networking Security, Security

The 11 biggest issues IT faces today

February 18, 2019

Via: CIO

Each year we talk with tech leaders about the biggest problems they’ll face in the near future, and we’re starting to see some subtle and not-so-subtle shifts from the worries of 2018. Data overload, a major concern 12 months ago, […]