Day: October 19, 2020

OpenBSD Turns 25 With a New Release

ArchieBunker writes: The OpenBSD project has turned 25 years old and is celebrating this with release 6.8. of this story at Slashdot. …read more Source:: Slashdot

GravityRAT Spyware Targets Android & MacOS in India

The Trojan once used in attacks against Windows systems has been transformed into a multiplatform tool targeting macOS and Android. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Zendesk adding customer support via Instagram, says social is surging

Helpdesk software provider Zendesk this afternoon said it will add the ability for customer support reps to take inbound requests directly from Instagram. …read more Source:: ZDNet

IoT Vulnerability Disclosure Platform Launched is intended to help vendors meet the terms of a host of new international IoT security laws and regulations. …read more Source:: DarkReading

Apple Launches ‘Apple Music TV’, a 24-Hour Music Video Livestream

Apple has launched Apple Music TV, a free 24-hour curated livestream of popular music videos that will also include “exclusive new music videos and premiers, special curated music video blocks, and live shows and events as well as chart countdowns and guests,” according to the announcement. From a report: Apple Music TV will be available…

OpenStack Foundation transforms into the Open Infrastructure Foundation

In a move, which has been coming for a while, OpenStack widens its focus from the OpenStack IaaS cloud to a variety of open-source cloud technologies. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Notpetya, Olympics hacking, Novichok probe meddling… America throws the book at six alleged Kremlin hackers

While the UK says Russia probed 2020 Games systems, too Six men have been named as Russian military hackers and accused of spreading malware, disrupting the Olympics in retaliation for Russia’s doping ban, and meddling with elections as well as probes into Novichok poisonings.… …read more Source:: Register

IBM’s Q3 solid with strength in Red Hat, hybrid cloud

The company reported non-GAAP third quarter earnings of $2.58 a share on revenue of $17.6 billion, down 2.6% from a year ago. …read more Source:: ZDNet

NASA astronaut wears face mask on ISS to prepare for life back on Earth – CNET

Chris Cassidy spent the last six months in orbit, and he’s returning this week to a worsening coronavirus situation. …read more Source:: CNet

Used Tesla warranty drops from 4 years to just 1 – Roadshow

Coverage is now limited to just one year or 10,000 miles, whichever comes first. …read more Source:: CNet