Monash Uni infosec staff find gaping security hole in Palo Alto Networks gear – Security- Tempemail

Palo Alto Networks has issued patches for a critical authentication bypass in several of its enterprise security products that was reported to the security vendor by two Monash University infosec staff. The flaw, discovered by cybersecurity systems analyst Salman Khan and systems engineer Cameron Duck at Monash University, rates 10 Continue Reading

UK telcos told to stockpile Huawei gear – Networking – Security- Tempemail

British security officials have told UK telecom operators to ensure they have adequate stockpiles of Huawei equipment due to fears that new US sanctions will disrupt the Chinese firm’s ability to maintain critical supplies, according to a letter. Britain granted Huawei a limited role in its future 5G networks in Continue Reading

Pandemic pushes central bank digital currencies into top gear – Finance- Tempemail

The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) as it has prompted millions of people to turn to cashless payments, central bank officials said on Thursday. Central banks have been examining how CBDCs could become a reality since Facebook’s efforts to launch its Libra cryptocurrency Continue Reading

Amazon workers walk out over lack of protective gear amid coronavirus | Technology

Amazon workers walked out of a New York City facility on Monday, going on strike and demanding increased protective gear and hazard pay as they work through the coronavirus pandemic. “Since the building won’t close by itself, we’re going to have to force their hand,” Chris Smalls, lead organizer of Continue Reading

Cadbury and Halfords Profit as Camping Gear Rise Strongly

A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods and Continue Reading

New documents show Huawei role in shipping prohibited US gear to Iran – Strategy – Hardware – Networking – Security – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

China’s Huawei Technologies, which for years has denied violating American trade sanctions on Iran, produced internal company records in 2010 that show it was directly involved in sending prohibited US computer equipment to Iran’s largest mobile-phone operator. Two Huawei packing lists, dated December 2010, included computer equipment made by Hewlett-Packard Continue Reading

NBN Co upgrades network gear software after Sky Muster faults skyrocket – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

NBN Co is upgrading the software on network equipment used for its Sky Muster service following a sharp rise in the number of network faults recorded over the past six months. The company overnight released numbers on the performance of its satellite network in January, a month in which it Continue Reading

Sideloaded Google apps won’t run on newer Huawei gear – Security- Tempemail

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei. Google is warning users with newer Huawei devices who yearn for apps like Gmail, YouTube, Maps, Hangouts and the Play Store not to “sideloade” these from unofficial and potentially insecure sources, saying the company won’t allow its services to run on uncertified devices. The online advertising Continue Reading