Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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KCS buys Dancik for US expansion

Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) has announced that it has reached an agreement to buy Dancik International, an ERP software company that provides integrated software solutions and professional services to the floor...
Connected Data Transporter appliance

Connected Data sees customer surge

Connected Data has reported both revenue for Q2, 2015 and customer bookings in H1, 2015 have doubled. It has also appointed 50 new resellers globally. Compared to the bigger players in the...
Barley Field with farmers - Courtesy of Syngenta

Syngenta optimises using Quintiq

Syngenta AG has selected Quintiq to help solve its complex supply chain planning problems. Part of Dassault Systems Quintiq aims to solve the planning puzzles of the world’s industries in a...
Huawei open platform ecosystem for the finance industry

Huawei’s Open Platform for Finance

Huawei partners with eleven leading banking and IT solution providers to establish an open platform ecosystem for the finance industry. The announcement was made at the Huawei Global Finance Service Industry (FSI)...
Dell Red Rock HQ

Dell improves SonicWALL TZ range

Dell has announced the next generation of its SonicWALL TZ wireless firewalls with a much improved feature set over previous generations. Wireless is now an integral part of delivering network connectivity for...
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Healthfirst admits data breach

Healthfirst a not-for-profit managed care organisation operating in New York has sent out letters to over 5,300 current and former members warning them of a data breach. Customers will have several concerns...
Jeep

Are car manufacturers being disingenuous?

Car hacking has been back in the news in the last week, that's right, BACK in the news, when Wired Magazine published a story about hackers taking remote control of a...
Netsuite Q2 Results

Shares rise 3% as Netsuite issues results

For the ninth consecutive quarter Netsuite’s revenues rose by more than 30%. The growth this time was 35% as shown in the Q2 earnings figures, taking revenues to $177.3 million. They...
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Intacct shows Netsuite exit.

After more than ten years of using Netsuite, Professional Testing, Inc switches to Intacct for its Cloud ERP solution. Working with AcctTwo, Professional Testing Inc has migrated its business processes to...
Compose

Compose acquired by IBM

Database as a Service (DBaaS) provider Compose has been acquired by IBM for an undisclosed sum. DBaaS has been growing in popularity over the past three years. IBM quotes a valuation for...

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Oracle punches Rimini Street hard in court

Oracle has issued an almost gleeful announcement after its latest win in its ongoing litigation battle against Rimini Street. In contrast Rimini Street issued...

Partnership to accelerate space exploration through blockchain

Goonhilly Earth Station (Goonhilly), the UK satellite communications and space gateway, has announced it is collaborating with space blockchain technology pioneers, Spacebit. Their intention...
KeyPass ransomware starts to spread

KeyPass is the latest ransomware to hit computers

In the last week security researchers from several companies have reported seeing a new ransomware. It is called KeyPass and, according to Bleeping Computer,...
Cyber Resiliency with Felicity March

Talking Cyber Resilience with Felicity March

The risk of a business threatening cyber-attack is ever present today. Ransomware locks up data making it hard for businesses to operate. The impact...
Confiant detects largest single day malvertising attack

4 million malvertising hits blocked in a single day

Confiant has revealed that on 11 June it blocked the biggest single-day malware redirect ever seen. The attack lasted for more than 7.5 hours...
Do you have sufficient in-house cyber security skills?

Do you have sufficient in-house cyber security skills?

Struggling to find staff with cyber security skills? Can't find affordable staff to protect your data? That's not the case for customers of backup...
Duo Security investigates Twitter bots

Duo Security hunts Twitter Bots

There is considerable attention on the problem of fake social media accounts. These accounts are enrolled into botnets that are used to push fake...
FAXPLOIT

 Hackers give the Fax a new lease of life

Forgotten about that fax in the corner of the office? Once the ‘must have’ communications device in every office, it has since be usurped...
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mPOS devices open to fraud and theft

UPDATED (see bottom of article) Positive Technologies has published a list of vulnerabilities in mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) technology. The vulnerabilities allow malicious merchants to change...
Ethical hacking jobs outstrip demand

Ethical hacking jobs outstrip demand

Want a new job? Want one with a big pay packet where a shortage of competition means salaries will stay high for years to...

TradeLens blockchain shipping solution attracts >90 participants

A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) and IBM have announced the creation of TradeLens, a joint development by the two companies. This applies blockchain to...
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How to create a signature in Outlook

Outlook has been with us a very long time. Some of the people that I train have been using it for many years. Despite...
Perception Point protects cloud-based storage

Perception Point protects Box, Dropbox, OneDrive and others

Israeli security company, Perception Point, has released anti-malware protection for shared storage drives. Called Advanced Shared Drive Security, it is targeted at users of OneDrive,...
Manufacturers facing increased cyberattacks

Manufacturers facing increased cyberattacks

The manufacturing industry is at risk of increased cyberattacks due to industrial IoT devices and Industry 4.0 initiatives. This is due to the way...