Microsoft Adds AzureDevOps Bug Bounty, Offers $20K Rewards This isn’t Microsoft’s first bounty program. Its largest reward offers up to $250,000 for finding critical flaws in its Hyper-V hypervisor.
Huawei Takes 5G Supremacy Shot at ZTE Huawei and ZTE are vying for supremacy in China’s 5G R&D trials against the backdrop of an increasingly hostile international environment.
New Malware Uninstalls Cloud Security Products, Unit 42 Researchers Say The new code can uninstall agent-based security software by Tencent Cloud and Alibaba Cloud, the top two cloud providers in China.
Will Germany be Next to Block Huawei From 5G Networks? The German government is said to be planning measures that would basically block Huawei from participating in future 5G networks.
Vodafone, IBM Launch $550 Million Multi-Cloud Joint Venture The new organization, co-led by Vodafone and IBM, will provide European companies with technologies that integrate and manage multiple clouds.
Cybeats Releases IoT Security, Monitoring App on Palo Alto Networks Framework The Cybeats IoT Radar app provides internal defense, monitoring, and lifecycle management directly to IoT devices.
VMware PKS Update Embraces Azure, Kubernetes Security VMware CEO Patrick Gelsinger told attendees at a recent investor conference that the company was “seeing [a] good uptick” in adoption of PKS.
Huawei’s Got 99 Problems and Futurewei’s One And Poland arrested a Chinese Huawei employee and charged him with spying for Beijing.
Cloud Security Acquisitions, OneLogin $100M Funding Round Preview What’s In Store The opening days of 2019 also saw Sophos purchase cloud security startup Avid Secure and Akamai Technologies reach a deal to acquire Janrain.
Martello Technologies Uses SD-WAN to Optimize IoT Systems The work is part of its participation in the Blackberry and L-Spark Accelerator Program, a program building network performance management technologies for IoT.
Enterprises Spent $125B on IT Infrastructure in 2018, Says Synergy Research While Cisco maintained its dominance in the enterprise infrastructure market, HPE beat out the vendor in the data center server segment of the market.
Consensys and AMD Build Blockchain-Based Cloud Infrastructure The new company, called W3bcloud, is developing data center products to support blockchain-based workloads and applications.
Radware Snaps Up ShieldSquare for New Bot Management Product Line ShieldSquare provides an API-based service that leverages machine learning to detect and eliminate “bad bots” from a variety of applications.
ZTE Taps Former Senator Joe Lieberman to ‘Lobby’ on Its Behalf William Plummer, Huawei’s former VP of external affairs, said that company needs to diversify its leadership and not solely rely on Chinese nationals in its relations with the U.S.
Ryuk Ransomware Takes Down Cloud Hosting Provider’s Systems Threat researchers linked Ryuk to the North Korean state-sponsored Lazarus Group believed to be behind the WannaCry attack.
Who Went Where: The Top Personnel Changes of 2018 From Hans Vestberg’s quick rise at Verizon to Google Cloud’s leadership shakeup, this year was full of personnel changes that turned heads.
Trump Considers New Attack on Huawei, ZTE But Huawei may be getting the best kind of revenge. The company says its revenues in 2018 grew 21 percent over the previous year.
2018 Is a Year Huawei Would Like to Forget Can it get much worse than having its CFO arrested and being accused of violating sanctions?
US Indicts Chinese Hackers in MSP Network Scheme While the government didn’t name the network providers, Reuters reports that HPE and IBM were among the compromised networks.
The Kubernetes Top 5 Hits of 2018 The Kubernetes project made a lot of progress in 2018 in terms of maturity, stability, and scalability, which helped drive M&A activity and a greater focus on security.