Phishing Attack Targets The Guardian’s Whistleblowing Site

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The Guardian’s SecureDrop whistleblower submission site was targeted with a phishing page that attempted to harvest the unique “codenames” used to identify sources who used the service. In addition, this phishing page promoted an Android app that allowed attackers to perform a variety of malicious activity on a victim’s device. […] Source:: BleepingComputer

DCF Podcast Episode 1 – Understanding the Hyperscale Data Center

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Welcome to our new Data Center Frontier Show podcast, telling the story of the data center industry and its future. Our podcast is hosted by Rich Miller, editor of Data Center Frontier, who is your guide to the ongoing digital transformation, explaining how next-generation technologies are changing our world, and the critical role the data…

Get a year of Norton Security Premium for just $28 on Amazon today

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Our favorite security suite is available at a great price today: A 12-month subscription to Norton Security Premium is just $28Remove non-product link on Amazon. You can purchase either a download codeRemove non-product link, which includes an auto-renewal for the next year, or a physical key cardRemove non-product link. The subscription covers up to 10…

Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 5700 XT review: Superfast and nearly flawless

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It’s been a long time coming, but the custom Radeon RX 5700 XT series graphics cards are finally starting to flow. Today we’re taking a look at the $440 Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 5700 XT, built around the more powerful version of AMD’s two “Navi” GPUs and Sapphire’s flagship Nitro+ custom design. The wait for…

How To Detect Phishing Emails Sent To Your Business | Avast

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Businesses are embracing technology and relying more heavily on the web for communications — attracting cybercriminals with new attack methods. Phishing is a tactic defined by the U.S. government as an online scam that targets users by sending emails that appear to be from a well-known source. The sender could be posing as the CEO…

Optimizing Cloud Connectivity TCO vs Latency

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Mitch Fonseca, VP, Data Center Products, Cyxtera, explores how choosing colocation providers with a range of cloud connectivity options and on-demand provisioning to speed time to deployment may be a key way to balance costs with latency. Mitch Fonseca, VP, Data Center Products, Cyxtera Hybrid IT has quickly become the de facto standard as we…

O2 UK Trial 5G Mobile Broadband for “Smart” Ambulances

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Mobile operator O2 UK and Samsung have announced that their latest trial of ultrafast mobile broadband connectivity will involve equipping a standard ambulance with simulated 5G connectivity, which they say could transform such emergency vehicles into a unique remote consultation room. The trial, which is taking place this month as part of the on-going AutoAir…

Wi-Fi Alliance Start Certifying Next Gen 802.11ax Wireless Kit

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After a long wait the Wi-Fi Alliance has today announced that their certification program for final hardware under the new Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard has begun and the first products have now been certified, which means we should all soon be able to access even faster wireless network routers, smartphones and other devices. At present…