Day: April 9, 2020

Zscaler to Buy Cloudneeti

The security service provider adds cloud security “posture” management with the deal. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Get smarter without leaving home: Here’s a free month of The Great Courses Plus – CNET

Become a life-long learner by watching lectures at your own pace on topics you care about. …read more Source:: CNet

5G Virus Conspiracy Theory Fueled By Coordinated Effort

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: A conspiracy theory linking 5G technology to the outbreak of the coronavirus is quickly gaining momentum, with celebrities including actor Woody Harrelson promoting the idea. But the theory is also getting a boost from what some researchers say is a coordinated disinformation campaign. Marc Owen Jones, a…

RAND report finds that, like fusion power and Half Life 3, quantum computing is still 15 years away

Has anyone told the Chinese? Quantum computers pose an “urgent but manageable” threat to the security of modern communications systems, according to a report published Thursday by influential US RAND Corporation.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

DARPA is Pouring Millions Into a New AI Defense Program

The Pentagon is teaming up with some of the biggest names in tech to combat hacks designed to mess with the automated systems we’ll rely on in the near future. From a report: In February, DARPA issued a call for proposals for a new program. Like most DARPA projects, it had a fantastic acronym: Guaranteeing…

Cloudflare Axes Google reCAPTCHA Due to Privacy, Price

Cloudflare’s CEO said it is replacing Google’s reCAPTCHA tool with hCaptcha due to pricing, privacy and availability concerns. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Google searches could illuminate the shadowy spread of the coronavirus – CNET

Researchers are digging into search data to help track and understand a pandemic. …read more Source:: CNet

Unique P2P Architecture Gives DDG Botnet ‘Unstoppable’ Status

DDG might be the world’s first P2P-based cryptomining botnet. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Why Tiger King is little more than a heartbreakingly tragic tale – CNET

Commentary: The Netflix series is a major hit, but its cheap thrills may leave you with an emotional hangover. …read more Source:: CNet

Check out the 2021 Ford F-150’s gigantic touchscreen – Roadshow

And lots of other upgrades are in store for the next F-150. …read more Source:: CNet