Industry News

 

Source: computing.co.uk

 

22nd June 2017 |

Microsoft admits to deactivating non-Microsoft security applications in Windows 10

 

Microsoft admits to deactivating non-Microsoft security applications in Windows 10

Don't worry! Microsoft has a perfectly valid excuse, honest.

 

22nd June 2017 |

Passengers left steaming as IT glitch knocks out rail ticket machines

 

Passengers left steaming as IT glitch knocks out rail ticket machines

Commuters less than chuffed by ticket machine outage

 

22nd June 2017 |

Chief data officers will go the way of 'chief electricity officers' - if they do their job properly

 

Chief data officers will go the way of 'chief electricity officers' - if they do their job properly

As soon as data analysis is as easy as using a search engine, chief data officers will disappear, warns Walnut Medical technical director Bob Tulloch

 

22nd June 2017 |

'IT companies being led by the clueless', says Memset co-founder

 

'IT companies being led by the clueless', says Memset co-founder

Kate Craig-Wood, MD and co-founder of cloud hosting firm Memset, explains the scale of the challenge in trying to recruit a diverse IT team

 

22nd June 2017 |

Government Cyber Essentials scheme breached in cyber attack

 

Government Cyber Essentials scheme breached in cyber attack

Physician, heal thyself

 

21st June 2017 |

'Firms who aren't moving towards being data driven are either sunk or sinking,' says Dunnhumby

 

'Firms who aren't moving towards being data driven are either sunk or sinking,' says Dunnhumby

Jason Nathan, group MD for data at Dunnhumby outlines the importance of having a data strategy

 

21st June 2017 |

Cisco's new network promises to protect against attacks hidden in encrypted data

 

Cisco's new network promises to protect against attacks hidden in encrypted data

But it's still signature-based

 

21st June 2017 |

Intel to drop Galileo, Edison and Joule development boards

 

Intel to drop Galileo, Edison and Joule development boards

Intel apparently abandons its attempts to take on the Raspberry Pi directly

 

21st June 2017 |

Toshiba's semiconductor business to be sold to consortium led by the Japanese government

 

Toshiba's semiconductor business to be sold to consortium led by the Japanese government

South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix is also included in the group

 

21st June 2017 |

'Manufacturers must be liable for IoT data breaches', argues Malwarebytes

 

'Manufacturers must be liable for IoT data breaches', argues Malwarebytes

With IoT security still a low priority, should manufacturers change their approach?

 

20th June 2017 |

Over a third of major UK companies have appointed a CDO

 

Over a third of major UK companies have appointed a CDO

More UK CDOs have a background in marketing than technology

 

20th June 2017 |

Humans are the weak point in cyber - how do we change that?

 

Humans are the weak point in cyber - how do we change that?

The changing business environment has created more opportunities for workers to cause a breach - not always unknowingly

 

20th June 2017 |

Just five username and password combos can get you access to 10 per cent of IoT devices

 

Just five username and password combos can get you access to 10 per cent of IoT devices

And 15 per cent of devices have never been changed from their default values

 

20th June 2017 |

Intel Core-X CPUs and X299 motherboards now available for pre-order

 

Intel Core-X CPUs and X299 motherboards now available for pre-order

But you'll have to wait a week to get them

 

20th June 2017 |

400-year-old government agency modernises with Citrix collaboration solutions

 

400-year-old government agency modernises with Citrix collaboration solutions

Remote working has enabled multiple cost savings at Registers

 

20th June 2017 |

Mirai could live on even after IoT device reboots

 

Mirai could live on even after IoT device reboots

New vulnerability could enable Mirai and other IoT malware to survive between device reboots

 

20th June 2017 |

How GDPR will affect marketing

 

How GDPR will affect marketing

DLA Piper's Rachel DeSouza explains what marketers need to consider with GDPR on the horizon

 

19th June 2017 |

Gartner positions Microsoft as cloud leader in Magic Quadrant

 

Gartner positions Microsoft as cloud leader in Magic Quadrant

Azure is the only platform challenging AWS

 

19th June 2017 |

Norwich Airport and hospital hacker, 'His Royal Gingerness', jailed

 

Norwich Airport and hospital hacker, 'His Royal Gingerness', jailed

Daniel Devereux also has to follow a strict set of rules when using a smartphone, tablet or laptop under a first-of-its-kind criminal behaviour order

 

19th June 2017 |

Microsoft shifts Windows Server to its twice-yearly update policy

 

Microsoft shifts Windows Server to its twice-yearly update policy

Microsoft moves Windows Server to the same twice-yearly update cycle as Windows 10 and Office