Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/notifiable-data-breaches-scheme-getting-ready-to-disclose-a-data-breach-in-australia/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches scheme will come into force next month. Here is what it means and how it will affect organisations, and individuals, in Australia.
Full Article : Datamation – https://www.datamation.com/cloud-computing/cloud-machine-learning-is-it-right-for-you.html Cloud-based ML platforms offer a lot of benefits, but they can also be very difficult to use.
Full Article : Datamation – https://www.datamation.com/commentary/cisco-applying-decades-of-it-knowledge-to-the-connected-car.html Connected and autonomous vehicles will need far better and safer networks. Will they be built?
Full Article : Datamation – https://www.datamation.com/big-data/big-datas-role-in-better-business-continuity.html Big Data is more than just a buzzword. Where disaster recovery is concerned, it could actually be one of your most valuable tools.
Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/nAZ1pSu39cE/ Are you looking forward to the day when you can have computers do many of your menial tasks for you? Do you think that day will be … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/congress-demanded-nsa-spying-reform-instead-they-let-you-down/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Both the House and Senate reauthorized the controversial surveillance powers, without any meaningful debate, amendments, or privacy reforms.
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3249255/internet/mozilla-mandates-that-new-firefox-features-rely-on-encrypted-connections.html#tk.rss_all Mozilla this week decreed that future web-facing features of Firefox must meet an under-development standard that requires all browser-to-server-and-back traffic be encrypted. “Effective immediately, all new features that are … Read more
Full Article : TechNewsWorld – http://www.technewsworld.com/story/85072.html?rss=1 A bug in the software used by Google Cast devices such as Chromecast and Home can slow down or crash WiFi networks. The problem — initially believed to be … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – http://www.zdnet.com/article/google-moves-to-debian-for-in-house-linux-desktop/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Google is officially moving from Ubuntu to Debian for its in-house Linux desktop.
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/huawei-android-messages-preload-smartphones/ After you’ve used a messaging app, it’s hard to go back to SMS. You can’t share files, get read receipts, group chats or share emoji. It’s archaic, but the … Read more
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3249289/mobile-wireless/google-launches-2017.html#tk.rss_all I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but Google announces an awful lot of stuff. Between its annual I/O convention, its fall hardware event, and the beefy stew of blogs … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/muscat-securities-market-was-easily-hackable-for-months/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The security flaw made the securities market an easy target and was only fixed after a security researcher sent more than half-a-dozen warning emails.
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/slack-snap-linux/ At the end of last year, the Linux desktop scored a huge win when Spotify became available as a Snap. If you aren’t familiar with Snaps, please know that … Read more
Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/_5aFJNXoOyM/ Handling audio in Linux can be a pain. Pulseaudio has made it both better and worse. While some things work better than they did before, other things … Read more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/windows-cloud-server-integration/ Although businesses are keen to move to the cloud and IaaS solutions, most still have files stored on in-house servers. Enterprise file sharing and sync platform FileCloud is launching … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/learn/intro-to-linux/2018/1/4-tools-network-snooping-linux Title: 4 Tools for Network Snooping on Linux18 JanLearn more
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/behavioral-analytics-insider-threat/ In the increasingly complex threat landscape faced by businesses, insiders continue to be a problem, accounting for around half of data breaches, according to a recent Forrester report. One … Read more
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3249275/microsoft-windows/more-windows-patches-primarily-previews-point-to-escalating-problems-this-month.html#tk.rss_all Never give a sucker an even break. Yesterday, on a very out-of-band Wednesday, Microsoft released preview patches for Windows 8.1 (but not 7!), Server 2012, and Windows 10 1709 … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-meltdown-spectre-patch-new-updates-bring-fix-for-unbootable-amd-pcs/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 AMD PCs can now install Microsoft’s Windows update with fixes for Meltdown and Spectre and the bug that caused boot problems.
Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3249273/apple-mac/iphone-addiction-you-aint-seen-nothing-yet.html#tk.rss_all iPhones and other smartphones truly are addictive and we’re spending more time staring at them than ever – meanwhile, Q4 smartphone sales utterly eclipsed PC sales, but where is … Read more
Full Article : LinuxInsider – http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/85071.html?rss=1 IBM and A.P. Moeller-Maersk on Tuesday announced a joint venture to create a platform based on Hyperledger Fabric 1.0, with the goal of creating huge efficiencies in the global … Read more
Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/ccat-colorize-cat-command-output/ As you might already know, Cat, acronym for concatenate, is an Unix command to view, combine, and copy text files. This command is one of the most frequently used … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/this-android-malware-wants-to-steal-your-facebook-login-and-bombard-you-with-ads/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Researchers find 53 apps distributing malware for stealing Facebook credentials – some of which have been active since April 2017 and have been downloaded over 100,000 times.
Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/ai-gdpr-compliance/ At the heart of the forthcoming GDPR legislation is the protection of personal data. For businesses this means being able to identify data that’s covered, including where it’s held … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/vmware-and-pivotals-pks-distribution-marries-kubernetes-bosh In the cloud-native space, broadly speaking, there are two groups of users: platform operators and developers. And rarely does a new product or service meet the needs of both … Read more