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Pwned UK SME fined £60K for leaving itself vulnerable to hack...

Vid game biz failed to carry out pen-testing A small UK company that suffered a cyber attack has beennbsp;fined £60,000 by the Information Commissionerrsquo;s Officenbsp;(ICO).…

Comcast and Charter could invest in Sprint’s network, resell Sprint data

Sprint is holding "exclusive talks" with the two biggest US cable companies.

50th anniversary of the ATM opens debate about mobile payments

What's the future of cash? Analysis  Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Automated Teller Machine (ATM), the first of which was installed outside Barclays Bank, Enfield Town in north London.…

Huge ransomware outbreak spreads in Ukraine and beyond

Petya or cattle? Updated  A huge ‪ransomware‬ outbreak has hit major banks, utilities and telcos in Ukraine as well as victims in other countries.…

DataCore Introduces Hybrid Cloud Replication on Azure Marketplace for its Software-Defined...

Replicates Data to the Cloud from On-Premises DataCore Deployments for Greater Agility, Simplicity and ProtectionREADING, UK., June 27, 2017 – DataCore today announced that its DataCore Cloud Replication software solutions are now available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace to support customersrsquo; disaster recovery efforts.

Customers with on-premises deployments of SANsymphonytrade; software-defined storage and Hyper-converged Virtual SAN can use the Microsoft Azure cloud as an added replication location to safeguard highly available systems.

For example, on-premises... Source: RealWire

Aristocrat Selects Perforce as Key Component of its Next Generation Digital...

Aristocratrsquo;s Continued Innovation in Gaming Technology Relies on Efficient Movement of Content Between Globally Distributed Product TeamsMinneapolis, MN, June 27, 2017mdash;Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to DevOps teams requiring massive scale, visibility and security along the development lifecycle, has been selected by Aristocrat Leisure Limited, a worldwide leader in gaming technology, to provide enterprise-grade version control and collaboration in support of its global digital production studios management initiatives to improve operational efficiencies across its... Source: RealWire

A massive cyberattack is hitting organisations around the world

UPDATED: Victims in Ukraine, Russia, Denmark and the UK have all reported being hit by a cyberattack: authorities are investigating "global ransomware incident".

Ransomware: More and smarter scams coming soon

But on the plus side, fighting between ransomware gangs might reduce some of the threat.

73% off amFilm Tempered Glass Screen Protector for iPhone 7/6/6s (2-Pack)...

These Amazon best-selling screen protectors from amFilm are specifically designed for iPhone 7, 6S, and 6. Ultra thin-0.3mm thickness is reliable and resiliant, and promises full compatibility with touchscreen sensitivity.

Also ultra-clear with 99.9% transparency to allow an optimal, natural viewing experience. Highly durable and scratch resistant/chip resistant, this strong protector will guarantee your cell phone the best protection against drops, bumps, scratches and normal wear and tear. Over 8,200 reviewers on Amazon give this item an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars (read reviews).

Amazon indicates that its list price has been dramatically reduced to just $8, and for that price you will receivenbsp;2 glass Screen Protector, wet/dry wipes, squeeze card, installation guide and dust removal stickers.
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57% off Anker Quick Charge 3.0 39W Dual USB Car Charger...

Dual ports pump out 39W of power to simultaneously charge power-hungry USB devices at full speed.

Charge compatible devices up to 80% in just 35 minutes with Quick Charge 3.0. Patented PowerIQ and VoltageBoost deliver high-speed charging to non-Quic...

Over 90 per cent of IBM i shops recognize the need...

… but costs, lack of IBM i skills and fears about disrupting existing systems are among their main concerns PETERBOROUGH, NH – June 27, 2017 – 91 per cent of IBM i users questioned in a new poll said offering a greater choice of ways in which customers could interact with their companies – such as web and mobile self-service – would help improve customer engagement, and over half (54 per cent) said they are... Source: RealWire

Microsoft: We’ll beef up security, admin tools in Windows 10 Creators...

EMETs? I've had a few The next big update to Windows 10 Creators Edition is out in the Fall – and Redmond is hyping up its security chops and admin tools.…