Wednesday, February 20, 2019
DASA competition

DASA launches Predictive Cyber Analytics competition

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has launched a new competition looking for novel approaches to predictive cyber security. The competition runs until the 5th November 2018. There is £1 million...
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Bristol City Council chooses iTrent for £4 million contract

MHR has announced that Bristol City Council has chosen an integrated HR and Payroll solution to replace its current Vision HR system. The contract, potentially worth up £4 million went out...
Hacking prosecutions in UK fell in 2017

Hacking prosecutions continue to fall

There were just 47 prosecutions for hacking under the Computer Misuse Act in 2017 claims UK legal firm RPC. It is 18% lower than 2016 and the second year in a...
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Infor gains FedRAMP Authorisation

Nearly two years after it first announced its application Infor finally achieved FedRAMP authorized status on 10th July 2018. The process is not quick and it has taken a year following...
Pentagon draws up Do Not Buy software list

US DoD prepares software “Do Not Buy” list

The Pentagon is drawing up a list of software that should not be used by the US Department of Defense (DoD) or its contractors. The details were announced by Ellen Lord,...
OTS wants gig worker platforms to deduct tax

OTS wants gig worker platforms to deduct tax

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has reported on how PAYE for gig workers could be simplified. The report, entitled Platforms, the Platform economy and Tax Simplification runs to just 20-pages....
GDPR data request costs likely to burden NHS

Exonar warns over costs of GDPR data requests

Data discovery tools vendor Exonar has warned that data requests under GDPR could cost the public sector millions. The claim is made in a report entitled The Impact of Privacy on...
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ResourceLink hits G-Cloud

NorthgateArinso UK Limited has announced that ResourceLink is now listed on G-Cloud 10. This will enable it to access public sector customers in the UK that are increasingly turning to the...
GDPR draining organisations resources 

GDPR draining organisations resources

A new poll shows how heavily implementing GDPR has affected the resources of organisations. It has resulted in organisations having to hire additional staff or external consultants as they lacked the...

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...

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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...
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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...
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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...