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The ongoing Huawei saga, explained in brief

By CloudBuzz | May 24, 2019

Here’s a rundown of all the major news in the past week If you’re feeling bewildered trying to keep up with the never-ending references to Huawei in the news, you’re not alone. Fear not—here’s a handy time line of everything

GDPR – One Year On

By CloudBuzz | May 24, 2019

May 25 marks the first anniversary since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force. After a two-year preparation process, the regulation came into effect a year ago tomorrow, harmonizing data security, data protection, data retention and

Digital Acceleration Is At Cross Roads – Modernize Everything Or Die

By CloudBuzz | May 24, 2019

Have you experienced or heard of anything similar to these anecdotes? “Tesla can’t figure out how to manage its glass inventory and replacements” or “I was abroad and had to give Uber my credit card number again!” or “My banking

Singapore updates guidelines on data breach notification, accountability

By CloudBuzz | May 22, 2019

Expected to be included as part of the upcoming amendment to the country’s data protection law, the new guidelines state businesses take no more than 30 days to investigate a suspected breach and notify the authorities 72 hours after completing

IT services giant HCL left employee passwords, other sensitive data exposed online

By CloudBuzz | May 21, 2019

IT services giant HCL left employee passwords exposed online, as well as customer project details, and other sensitive information, all without any form of authentication, research by security consultancy UpGuard reveals. An HCL human resources portal published new employee names,

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Tesla shares dive below $200 after analyst cites distractions from Elon Musk’s ‘sci-fi projects’

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

Wedbush cut its price target on Tesla shares to $230 from $275 on Monday, citing “major concerns” about the growth plan of Elon Musk’s electric vehicle company, as well as U.S. demand for the key Model 3. “With a code red situation at Tesla,

BrandPost: Four Critical Reasons for Investing in Your WAN Edge

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

The traditional network model of a central, physical data center hub with spokes running out to fixed locations has gone the way of the mainframe and electric typewriter – once mainstays of business. Today’s workforce is increasingly mobile, while business-critical

Huawei blockade: do I need to stop using my Android phone?

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

Google has cut off Huawei from its Android services because of Trump’s blacklist, but what does that mean for your phone? Trump’s blacklisting of Huawei in the escalating trade war between the US and China is now starting to cause

Huawei will continue security support for Android smartphones

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

LONDON (Reuters) – Huawei said on Monday it would continue to provide security updates and services for its smartphones and tablets after being barred from Google updates to its Android operating system. But it did not say what would happen

The verge

Huawei responds to Android ban

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

Fresh off the sledgehammer blow of having its Android license revoked by Google in response to US government demands, Huawei has issued its first, limited response, which leaves more questions open than it answers. In a statement emailed to The Verge, Huawei underscores

Add a recovery phone number to block automated hijack attempts: Google

By CloudBuzz | May 20, 2019

Study finds adding a phone number to a Google account blocks all automated attempts, 99% of bulk attacks, and 66% of targeted attacks. Google has said the addition of a recovery phone number is able to block all automated bot

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Your Guide to KubeCon + CloudNativeCon EU

By CloudBuzz | May 19, 2019

Following on the heels of DockerCon SF, the team is packing their bags and heading to Barcelona for KubeCon + CloudNativeCon EU from May 20- 23. Docker employees, community members and Docker captains will be there speaking about and demonstrating

Slack patches vulnerability in Windows client that could be used to hijack files

Slack patches vulnerability in Windows client that could be used to hijack files

On May 17, researchers at Tenable revealed that they had discovered a vulnerability in the Windows version of the desktop ...
The verge

Huawei responds to Android ban

Fresh off the sledgehammer blow of having its Android license revoked by Google in response to US government demands, Huawei has issued ...
Docker logo

Your Guide to KubeCon + CloudNativeCon EU

Following on the heels of DockerCon SF, the team is packing their bags and heading to Barcelona for KubeCon + ...
Huawei will continue security support for Android smartphones

Huawei will continue security support for Android smartphones

LONDON (Reuters) - Huawei said on Monday it would continue to provide security updates and services for its smartphones and ...
Singapore updates guidelines on data breach notification, accountability

Singapore updates guidelines on data breach notification, accountability

Expected to be included as part of the upcoming amendment to the country's data protection law, the new guidelines state ...