Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Leaked Feinstein-Burr bill will cheer cybercriminals

Is US Bill a boost for cybercriminals?

Late on Friday in the US there was an online leak of a draft version of a US Senate bill known as the Feinstein-Burr bill or, to give it its full...
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“Loneliness in older adults has been described as ‘your world dying before you do'”

The IBM Institute of Business Value (IBV) has published a fascinating report:: "Loneliness and the aging population - how businesses and governments can address a looming crisis". It is recommended reading, irrespective...
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CBI calls on UKGOV to back innovation

The UK is in danger of falling behind the rest of the world. That is the stark warning portrayed in the CBI Innovation Survey 2016 results report published today. The good...
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iland looks to GCloud for success

iland has been awarded four slots on the latest iteration of the G-Cloud framework. This leverages iland’s presence in the UK that consists of data centres in London and Manchester ensuring...
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UK names “Silicon Valley” champion

The UK government has announced the appointment of Iain Stewart, MP as the new champion for the UK’s “Silicon Valley”. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid believes that the Cambridge-Milton Keynes-Oxford corridor: “has...
Salesforce Govenrment Cloud achieves IL4 and brings a new dawn for DoD (Image credit Pixabay/Skeeze)

New dawn for Salesforce with IL4 for DoD

The US Defence Information Systems Agency and DoD have granted Salesforce Government Cloud a provisional authorisation at Impact Level 4 (IL4). This means that Salesforce can be used for controlled unclassified...
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Getting tighter control of MP Expenses

IPSA (Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority) will deploy the Unit4 Business World On suite of applications. The regulatory body is deploying the finance, expenses , HR and Payroll ERP on the Microsoft...
NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

The National Crime Agency(NCA) has delivered its annual assessment of serious and organised (SOC) crime threats to the UK. This is the fifth time it has published this report and it...

Cambridge University builds on core competence and adds Ivanti

Stephen Hoensch is Head of Frontline Services at Cambridge University. He is responsible for introducing and extending the University’s core services beyond its fibre network which criss-crosses the city to support...
Google wins one and loses two

Google wins one and loses two

In the last few weeks Google has lost two and won one case around the Right to be Forgotten. This is a piece of legislation introduced by the EU that allows people...

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Recruitment ads demonstrate gender bias

Recruitment ads demonstrate gender bias

Online job search engine Adzuna has been looking at the gender bias in recruitment ads. Despite legislation to prevent gender bias and companies professing...
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Confusion in a blockchain banking world

On February 12th, Cointelegraph reported “Major global online payments firm Netpay International has partnered with Israeli firm BNC LedgerTech to integrate blockchain into its services, … Netpay International will reportedly become the...
Akamai+MUFG

GO-NET’s blockchain online payment network

Akamai Technologies and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) are expanding their relationship through the establishment of a joint venture, the Global Open Network (aka GO-NET). This...
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Banco Santander to accelerate transformation with IBM blockchain

IBM and Banco Santander have inked a five-year global technology agreement valued at approximately $700M to enable Santander Group to accelerate and deepen its...
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Do you need a date to automatically, or not, update in Excel?

There are a few ways to input dates into a spreadsheet. One, you can type the date you require in the format you like....
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Attivo Networks deploys the Informer

Attivo Networks has extended its suite of deception tools by adding the Informer to its ThreatDefend Platform. The Informer will deliver real-time forensics of an...
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Report recommends level-playing field for digital and traditional journalism

The Review into the future of the UK news industry has delivered its final report. The report looks at the role of online platform...
Rick McElroy on cyber security challenges

Rick McElroy, Carbon Black, talks about security threats

Rick McElroy, head of security strategy for Carbon Black recently sat down to talk with Enterprise Times about cyber security. The conversation focused on...
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LC LITE to put letters of credit on blockchain platform

LC LITE hopes to to streamline the US$2.3T letters of credit (LC) market with a blockchain-based platform. It will connect trade parties directly via...
Dark Comet RAT hides in email update

Dark Comet RAT delivered by fake Blockchain Security update

A fake update to Blockchain Security is currently landing in inboxes and hoping to get unwary users to install the Dark Comet RAT. It...
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TigerGraph chosen as new graphDB by OpenCorporates

TigerGraph has announced that OpenCorporates has migrated its back end database to TigerGraph. OpenCorporates is the world largest open database of companies with more...
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Oracle adds multiple features to its blockchain

To support customers, Oracle has added new features to its blockchain platform. It designed these to assist users accelerate development, integration and deployment of...
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Tableau launches the next gen analytics

Today Tableau has announced the release of the latest version of its analytics software Tableau 2019.1. This includes several new features but also, a...
ARC+Xinova

Arcnet: a next-gen blockchain infrastructure for investment

Xinova and Arc have announced Arcnet, an online capital marketplace which will enable investors to find and then invest directly in innovation projects and...