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Microsoft is offering a developer kit to help get started in quantum computing and using the company’s quantum-focused Q# programming language.Microsoft has been bullish lately on quantum computing, with CEO Satya Nadella recently calling these comp...
AWS Educate serves as a path for younger students to understand and get excited about the capabilities of the cloud, namely Amazon’s own AWS cloud.

At AWS’s Re:Invent conference in last week, AWS announced the company is expanding its cloud educatio...
A few years ago, people thought Bitcoin was a joke. Now itrsquo;s worth billions.
Failed intelligence system, with data labeled "Top Secret," left open by contractor.
(Chalfont St Peter, 27th November 2017) A new research report – ‘Bright Future’ – from lighting solutions expert Zumtobel Group Services (ZGS), has identified £billions of savings that UK Retail could be making from digital...
(Chalfont St Peter, 27th November 2017) A new research report – ‘Bright Future’ – from lighting solutions expert Zumtobel Group Services (ZGS), has identified £billions of savings that UK Retail could be making from digita...
2018 will be a year of innovation in financial services as the pace of change in this space continues to accelerate.

As more channels and new financial service offerings emerge, threats will diversify.

Financial services will need to focus on omni-channel fraud prevention to successfully identify more fraud crossing from online accounts to newer channels.
Water inside a flexible core is enough to keep the moon liquid for billions of years.
Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologizes for massive data breach that exposed billions of user accounts.
“Apple is so big that it is effectively able to negotiate its own tax laws.”

DDoS attacks in Q3 2017

In the third quarter of 2017, we registered a considerable increase in the number of both DDoS attacks and their targets.

Traditionally, China is the country with the largest number of attack sources and targets.
It was followed by the United States and South Korea.

The popularity of Windows OS as a basis for creating a botnet has fallen noticeably, while the share of Linux-based botnets increased proportionally.

Spam and phishing in Q3 2017

In terms of the average share of spam in global email traffic (58.02%), the third quarter of 2017 was almost identical to the previous reporting period: once again growth was slightly more than one percentage point – 1.05 (and 1.07 p.p. in Q2 2017).

As in previous quarters, spammers were quick to react to high-profile events and adapted their fraudulent emails to the news agenda.