Daily Archives: September 30, 2016

Salesforce Aims To Block Microsoft's $26.2 Billion Acquisition of LinkedIn

Oleh | September 30, 2016

Microsoft’s deliberate $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, introduced in June, might allow the agency to dam competitorsentry to LinkedIn’s information and world community of professionals, in accordance with rival Salesforce, which is urging European regulators to intently scrutinize the deal. While regulators inside the U.S., Canada and Brazil have already accredited the acquisition, authorities… Read More »

Four States Sue To Stop U.S. Government from Ceding Internet Control

Oleh | September 30, 2016

Four statesArizona, Oklahoma, Nevada, and Texasare suing to cease america authorities from transferring administration of the Internet to a world physique on Saturday. A U.S. Department of Commerce contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, is about to expire Friday. ICANN, shaped in 1998, manages domains… Read More »

Man Who Leaked The Revenant Online Fined $1.1m

Oleh | September 30, 2016

In December 2015, many so-called ‘screenercopies of the latest movement pictures leaked online. Among them a shut to fantastic copy of Alejandro G. ±Ã¡rritu’s ‘The Revenant’. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and slated for a Christmas day release, in a matter of hours the story vengeance clocked up tens of hundreds of illegal downloads. With such… Read More »

New Ethernet Tech Breaks Data Speed Limit

Oleh | September 30, 2016

Enterprises will quickly have the flexibility to hurry their Ethernet networks by as a lot as 5 instances their current speeds with out having to interchange their current infrastructures as a consequence of of a mannequin new networking customary introduced this week. The standard, formally typically recognized as IEEE 802.3bz, defines 2.5 dan 5 Gigabit… Read More »

J.J. Abrams Can’t Stop Copyright Lawsuit Against Star Trek Fan-Film

Oleh | September 30, 2016

Earlier this 12 months Paramount Pictures and CBS Studios filed a lawsuit in the direction of the makers of a Star Trek impressed fan film, accusing them of copyright infringement. The dispute facilities throughout the well-received brief film Star Trek: Prelude to Axanar and the deliberate follow-up function film Axanar. Among utterly different things, the… Read More »

BkSoD by Ransomware: HDDCryptor Uses Commercial Tools to Encrypt Network Shares and Lock HDDs

Oleh | September 30, 2016

While most ransomware we’ve seen only target specific file types or folders stored on local drives, removable media and network shares, we were able to uncover a ransomware family that does not discriminate: HDDCryptor. Detected as Ransom_HDDCRYPTOR.A, HDDCryptor not only targets resources in network shares such as drives, folders, files, printers, and serial ports via Server… Read More »

CVE-2016-6662 Penasihat: Baru-Baru Ini MySQL Pelaksanaan Kod/Keistimewaan Peningkatan Sifar-Hari Kelemahan

Oleh | September 30, 2016

Awal minggu ini, penyelidik bebas didedahkan yang teruk kelemahan dalam MySQL. Ini adalah yang sangat popular sumber terbuka DBMS yang digunakan oleh banyak organisasi untuk mengurus belakang mereka pangkalan data dan laman web. Bukti konsep kod telah disediakan sebagai sebahagian daripada pendedahan. Ini tertentu kelemahan telah ditetapkan sebagai CVE-2016-6662, one of two serious… Read More »

September Patch Tuesday: Browser, Exchange, Office Bugs Dominate

Oleh | September 30, 2016

The second Tuesday of the month is here, which means one thingnew patches from Microsoft. Compared to recent months, September’s batch of patches is slightly larger with 14 bulletins in all, evenly split between Critical and Important ones. The seven Critical vulnerabilities allow for remote code execution by an attacker via multiple Microsoft… Read More »