Workers at U.S. nuclear regulator fooled by phishers

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By Antone Gonsalves, CSO | August 19th, 2014 Nuclear Regulatory Commission employees were tricked into disclosing passwords and downloading malware in three phishing attacks that occurred over a three-year period. The incidents were described in…

IT outages are an ongoing problem for the U.S government

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By Patrick Thibodeau, Computerworld | August 19th, 2014 The inability to access data 24/7 hurts federal workforce, survey shows. When Healthcare.gov was launched last October, it gave millions of Americans direct experience with a government…

Healthcare organizations still too lax on security

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By Jaikumar Vijayan, Computerworld | August 19th, 2014 Data breach at Community Health is symptom of broader problem, security experts say. The data breach at Community Health Systems that exposed the names, Social Security numbers…

Bare Metal Networking, Then and Now…

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What a difference a year makes. Just last year, bare metal networking was viewed as an aspiration for only mega-scale operators. A simple solution to enable any bare metal switch to operate any networking operating…

Bare Metal Networking, Then and Now…

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What a difference a year makes. Just last year, bare metal networking was viewed as an aspiration for only mega-scale operators. A simple solution to enable any bare metal switch to operate any networking operating…

DIY Web Server: Raspberry Pi + CloudFlare

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The Raspberry Pi was created with a simple mission in mind: change the way people interact with computers. This inexpensive, credit card-sized machine is encouraging people, especially kids, to start playing with computers, not on…

DIY Web Server: Raspberry Pi + CloudFlare

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The Raspberry Pi was created with a simple mission in mind: change the way people interact with computers. This inexpensive, credit card-sized machine is encouraging people, especially kids, to start playing with computers, not on…

Azure services down again

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By Juan Carlos Perez, IDG News Service | August 18th, 2014 Among those affected are Cloud Services, Virtual Machines and Websites. Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing platform, wobbly for more than a week, is again experiencing…