Embrace, Extend, Extinguish
Microsoft Officially Closes Its $26.2B Acquisition of LinkedIn
theregister.co.uk - Botnets' power level over 9,000 thanks to gaping vulnerabilities IoT botnets have transformed the threat landscape, resulting in a big increase in the size of DDoS attacks from 500Gbps in 2015 up to 800Gbps last year.…
news.slashdot.org - On Monday, Microsoft hosted an online event to discuss the impact of the UK's departure from the European Union on the tech industry. The company currently has two large datacentres in the UK, and it is expanding those in response to vigorous demand for cloud services. But Brexit could throw a sp...
securityweek.com - Apple this week released a new set of important security updates for its products, to patch dozens of vulnerabilities in macOS, iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and Safari, as well as in the iCloud and iTunes for Windows applications.
nakedsecurity.sophos.com - Even though it’s a point release, Apple’s macOS Sierra 10.12.3security update is a beefy 1.05Gbyte download. (The term point release is a commonly used jargon word that refers to the sort of update that causes the smallest change to a product’s version identifier, and thus presumably the least a...