Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-to-install-linux-mint-on-your-windows-pc/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Are you a Windows power-user? You can get and install Linux Mint running on your PC — either to try it out or as a replacement for … Read more
Full Article : Datamation – https://www.datamation.com/commentary/lenovos-david-roman-steps-down.html One of the most amazing CMOs in the industry will be back.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/nest-cam-iq-outdoor-premium-hardware-and-clever-software-make-for-a-smart-security-package/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Nest’s security camera adds facial recognition and a good set of notifications to keep you in the loop — at a price.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – https://www.zdnet.com/article/raspberry-pis-app-store-lands-with-new-raspbian-os-update/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Raspberry Pi Foundation is hungry for beginners to try out its device, hence a new setup wizard and app store.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/ransomware-not-dead-just-getting-a-lot-sneakier/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 WannCry and NotPetya helped make 2017 the year of ransomware. But while there’s been a shift towards cryptojacking attacks, file-encrypting malware is adapting and is still potent.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/weird-samsung-galaxy-bug-phones-are-quietly-texting-photos-to-random-contacts/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Whole photo galleries are being sent to contacts by Samsung Messages via SMS, some Galaxy owners report.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/coding-error-blamed-for-nhs-data-sharing-mistake-affecting-150000-patients/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The National Health Service is writing to patients who’ve had their data shared in error after a “defect” in software.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/trump-administration-tells-fcc-to-block-china-mobile-from-us/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Allowing China Mobile access to US telecommunications networks would carry a ‘substantial and unacceptable risk’ to national security and law enforcement, the US government has said.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-linux-mint-desktop-continues-to-lead-the-rest/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The latest Linux Mint desktop is still the best desktop around.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/facebook-rolls-out-api-restrictions-discloses-blocking-bug/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The social networking giant is requiring advanced developer permissions on some APIs and shutting others down entirely.
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – https://www.zdnet.com/article/suse-acquired-from-micro-focus-by-eqt/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The oldest Linux business, SUSE, is changing hands.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/russias-big-brother-data-law-now-in-force-kremlin-spies-are-the-big-winners/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 To help Russian security services, providers will now have to keep customers’ texts, calls, and chat logs in full.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/tasmanian-electoral-body-caught-up-in-typeform-data-breach/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The Tasmanian Electoral Commission says an ‘unknown attacker’ has downloaded a back-up file containing the personal information of electors.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/indias-digital-universal-id-program-is-deeply-flawed-say-critics/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Using electricity-reliant technology in the hinterland is just one big problem amongst many say observers. But the government doesn’t seem to care.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/homeland-security-subpoenas-twitter-for-data-breach-finders-account/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The subpoena demanded Twitter turn over information that would identify the data breach finder.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/britains-tax-authority-sys-it-has-taken-down-20750-malicious-sites-in-the-past-year/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 HRMC is fighting an online war against fake websites and phishing emails intended to defraud taxpayers in the UK, and it is asking the public to help…
Full Article : ZDNet – Linux – https://www.zdnet.com/article/compulab-releases-mintbox-mini-2-pc-with-linux-mint-19-pre-installed/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Announced earlier this year, the fanless mini-PC has a $299 starting price and ships with a quad-core Intel Celeron processor and the latest flavor of Mint.
Full Article : Datamation – https://www.datamation.com/big-data/transforming-enterprise-data-through-crowdsourcing.html Crowdsourced information governance is enabled by empowering a company’s hundreds or thousands of business users to collectively improve the value of overall corporate data.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/a-massive-cache-of-law-enforcement-personnel-data-has-leaked/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Exclusive: The data revealed that some police departments are unable to respond in an active shooter event.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/inside-a-vpn-service-how-nordvpn-conducts-the-business-of-internet-privacy/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Now that American ISPs have been granted new freedoms to monetize and spy on their users, there’s a renewed interest in VPNs. Who are these VPN providers … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/anao-calls-out-low-self-assessments-of-commonwealth-cyber-compliance/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 With multiple cyber checklists to test against, Australian government agencies have a strike rate little better than a coin toss.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/gentoo-github-mirror-hacked-and-considered-compromised/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Ebuilds were replaced by attacker with ones intended to delete every file, which thankfully failed to work as intended.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/twitter-releases-tool-to-improve-political-ad-transparency/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Ad Transparency Center provides information about how much advertisers spent and what factors they used for targeting demographics.
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/why-cryptocurrency-mining-malware-is-the-new-ransomware/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The number of cryptojacking attacks is still growing – and criminals are likely to be looking at exploiting mobile devices as much as PCs in the near … Read more
Full Article : ZDNet – Security – https://www.zdnet.com/article/inbenta-blamed-for-ticketmaster-breach-says-other-sites-not-affected/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The customer service tool blamed a single piece of code, modified by hackers.