Georgia, backed by US and Britain, blames Russia for ‘paralysing’ cyberattack – Networking – Security – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Britain and the United States joined Georgia on Thursday in blaming Russia for a large-scale cyber attack last year that knocked thousands of Georgian websites offline and disrupted national television broadcasts. State, private and media websites were taken out by the attack on Oct. 28, including those belonging to the Continue Reading

US agency that handles Trump’s secure communication suffered data breach – Benchmarking Change – Networking – Security – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

The US defense agency responsible for secure White House communications said Social Security numbers and other personal data in its network may have been compromised, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Thursday that was sent to people possibly affected. The letter, dated Feb. 11, 2020, says that between Continue Reading

ASX Aussie tech index launches today – Finance – Cloud – Hardware – Networking – Software – Storage- Tempemail

Australia will finally get its own official index of publicly listed technology companies trading on the now thoroughly virtualized floor of the Australian Securities Exchange, with ratings agency Standard and Poors today launching the much awaited S&P/ASX All Technology Index.It is understood the highly anticipated index, that many investor expect Continue Reading

Cloud And Networking Certification Training ~ Get 97% OFF – Tempemail

Cloud computing and networking are two of the most significant areas of growth in the IT business. Companies need engineers who can maintain distributed software and keep the company connected. If you want to work in either niche, the Essential Cloud & Networking Certification Training Bundle offers 93 hours of Continue Reading

Trump offered to pardon Assange if he cooperated over email leak, UK court hears – Strategy – Networking – Security- Tempemail

US President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks’ publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court heard on Wednesday. Assange appeared by videolink from prison as lawyers discussed the management of his hearing next Continue Reading

Bunnings goes to Bangalore for new dev centre – Finance – Cloud – Hardware – Networking – Software- Tempemail

Hardware behemoth Bunnings has revealed it will set up a dedicated technology development centre in the Indian software hub of Bangalore amidst a worsening Australian IT skills shortage that shows no sign of abating. The move comes as Bunnings goes full pelt on accelerating and delivering its omnichannel push that Continue Reading

Facebook sees risks to innovation, freedom of expression ahead of EU rules – Security – Networking- Tempemail

Facebook warned of threats to innovation and freedom of expression on Monday, ahead of the release of a raft of rules by the European Union this week and in the coming months to rein in US and Chinese tech companies. The social media giant laid out its concerns ahead of Continue Reading

Malaysia to choose 5G partners based on own security standards – Telco/ISP – Networking – Security- Tempemail

Malaysia’s own security standards will dictate which companies take part in its planned 5G rollout this year, its communications minister told Reuters on Monday, as the US pushes countries to exclude Huawei. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment maker, has been at the centre of a US-led campaign to clamp Continue Reading

Visa breaks ranks over payments security – Finance – Networking – Security- Tempemail

Global payments giant Visa has conspicuously broken ranks with Australian banks and merchants on a once unified stance on electronic and digital payments security, controversially claiming that efforts to reduce card fees could hit fraud detection. In a clear signal that the Reserve Bank of Australia’s push to allow merchants Continue Reading

India’s use of facial recognition tech during protests causes stir – Networking – Security – Software- Tempemail

When artist Rachita Taneja heads out to protest in New Delhi, she covers her face with a pollution mask, a hoodie or a scarf to reduce the risk of being identified by police facial recognition software. Police in the Indian capital and the northern state of Uttar Pradesh – both Continue Reading