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Posted on Feb 7 2019 - 2:23pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Huawei warns it could take 5 years to address UK security concerns

(Source: TechRadar ) Huawei has earmarked $2 billion to address security concerns raised by the organisation that monitors the use of the company’s kit in the UK’s network … ...

Posted on Feb 6 2019 - 1:58pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Eskom data leak exposes sensitive customer information – Security researcher

(Source: MyBroadband ) Security researcher Devin Stokes has disclosed a vulnerability in Eskom’s information systems that is leaking customer data. Stokes said that he took the … ...

Posted on Feb 6 2019 - 1:54pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Huawei Offers to Create Polish Security Lab to Ward Off 5G Bans

(Source: Fortune ) Huawei has offered to open a security-testing facility in Poland, if the authorities will allow it. The Chinese company, which is the biggest telecommunications … ...

Posted on Feb 2 2019 - 1:17pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Linux kernel gets another option to disable Spectre mitigations

(Source: ZDNet ) Despite being security-focused patches, these mitigations are known to introduce huge performance hits to Linux systems. A recent benchmark showed that just … ...

Posted on Feb 1 2019 - 12:59pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Facebook’s OWN safety advisor admits the social media giant has a ‘lax’ approach to child protection as creepy ‘research’ app that spied on teens in exchange for money did NOT need parental permission

(Source: Daily Mail ) Reports found the only child safeguard in place for the data pillaging app the …. Guardian Mobile Firewall’s security expert Will Strafach said the company didn’t … ...

Posted on Feb 1 2019 - 12:55pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Cyberattack fears on the rise after shutdown, intel testimony

(Source: The Hill ) The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its first-ever emergency directive during the record-long shutdown, requiring federal agencies to secure … ...

Posted on Jan 30 2019 - 10:36am by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Rubrik reportedly leaks massive customer database

(Source: Techerati ) A server security lapse exposed a huge database of customer information belonging to Rubrik, an IT security and cloud data management giant, TechCrunch … ...

Posted on Jan 30 2019 - 10:34am by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Tanker group upgrades VSAT with security and IT management

(Source: Tanker Shipping and Trade ) Teekay group has updated satellite communications across its fleet of ships to enhance cyber security and add remote IT supervision and crew entertainment … ...

Posted on Jan 28 2019 - 11:33am by Newsfeed
Comments Off on FACEBOOK’S AD BLOCKING FIX ALSO STYMIES POLITICAL AD WATCHDOGS

(Source: AdAge.com ) Facebook defended the security tightening as in the interest of its users. “Plugins that scrape ads can expose people’s info if misused,” said Rob Leathern, … ...

Posted on Jan 24 2019 - 2:04pm by Newsfeed
Comments Off on Microsoft’s legal chief: There are two cyber attack trends that “continue to intensify”

(Source: Yahoo Finance ) And how do you ensure national security is not a victim of either of the other two?,” he added. On the panel included Brad Smith, president and chief legal officer, … ...