Month: February 2022

Quarter of a million lawyer disciplinary records leak

When it comes to the privacy of witnesses and attorneys, this Bar is set low Approximately 260,000 nonpublic disciplinary records stored on behalf of The State Bar of California were found to be exposed to the public and to have been republished on, a website that aggregates over 630 million public court records.… …read…

Facebook Restricts Some Russian State-Controlled Media Across the EU – CNET

The social network said it’s limiting access to RT and Sputnik across the EU “given the exceptional nature of the current situation.” …read more Source:: CNet

New Qualcomm Chips Tease CD-quality Audio for Earbuds and Faster 5G

Qualcomm is using Mobile World Congress to show off some new technology that should improve 5G connectivity and wireless audio. From a report:The Snapdragon X70 5G modem-RF system attempts to improve your phone’s 5G connection with the help of an AI processor. This helps it maximize 5G signal for better coverage — particularly important for…

Verizon expands network-as-a-service with VMware SD-WAN

If enterprise apps are going into the cloud, someone needs to provide the extra plumbing MWC  Verizon Business is adding VMware’s software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) offering to a lineup of managed services, the latest move by a major carrier to address the demand for more streamlined networking and security capabilities by increasingly distributed and cloud-centric enterprises.……

Workday reports $5.14 billion revenue for 2021, $1.38 billion for Q4

Subscription revenue was $1.23 billion, up 22.2% from a year ago. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Old Portable TV Becomes Unique CRT Cyberdeck

Remember the “suitcase” form-factor for PCs? In the time before latops, these luggable machines were just the thing for the on-the-go executive. OK, maybe not really — but the ability to have PC, monitor, and peripherals in a single package had real appeal, and a lot of that rationale is behind the cyberdeck phenomenon. So…

Ukraine-Russia Cyber Warzone Splits Cyber Underground

A pro-Ukraine Conti member spilled 13 months of the ransomware group’s chats, while cyber actors are rushing to align with both sides. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Ukraine Says Its ‘IT Army’ Has Taken Down Key Russian Sites

Key Russian websites and state online portals have been taken offline by attacks claimed by the Ukrainian cyber police force, which now openly engages in cyber-warfare. From a report: As the announcement of the law enforcement agency’s site details, specialists from the force have teamed with volunteers to attack the web resources of Russia and…

Microsoft finds FoxBlade malware on Ukrainian systems, will remove RT from Windows app store

Microsoft also said it will not display any state-sponsored RT and Sputnik content …read more Source:: ZDNet

Pokemon Go March Community Day: Alolan Sandshrew, Bonuses and More – CNET

Pokemon Go’s next Community Day takes place Mar. 13. …read more Source:: CNet