information technology

Cloudflare is giving away its security tools to US political campaigns

Network security giant Cloudflare said it will provide its security tools and services to U.S. political campaigns for free, as part of its efforts to secure upcoming elections against cyberattacks
Electronic Health Records Creating a ‘New Era’ of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

Electronic Health Records Creating a ‘New Era’ of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

The federal government funneled billions in subsidies to software vendors and some overstated or deceived the government about what their products could do, according to whistleblowers.
Electronic Health Records Creating a ‘New Era’ of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

Electronic Health Records Creating a ‘New Era’ of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

The federal government funneled billions in subsidies to software vendors and some overstated or deceived the government about what their products could do, according to whistleblowers.

Medigate partners with Cerner to secure medical devices and networks

Medigate, an Israeli startup working to secure medical devices and manage assets inside a hospital, has partnered with the medical information technology juggernaut Cerner on services and support for
Over 750,000 applications for US birth certificate copies exposed online

Over 750,000 applications for US birth certificate copies exposed online

An online company that allows users to obtain a copy of their birth and death certificates from U.S. state governments has exposed a massive cache of applications — including their personal
“The Indian government’s stand on data localisation is a bit of an overkill”

“The Indian government’s stand on data localisation is a bit of an overkill”

A multi-national approach is required for data protection.

A bug in Microsoft’s login system put users at risk of account hijacks

Microsoft has fixed a vulnerability in its login system, which security researchers say could have been used to trick unsuspecting victims into giving over complete access to their online accounts.

Anti-bot startup Kasada raises $7M in Series A from CIA’s venture fund In-Q-Tel

Kasada, an anti-bot startup we profiled earlier this year, has raised $7 million in its Series A led by In-Q-Tel, the non-profit venture arm of the intelligence community. The Sydney and Chicago-based
TSMC to Keep Supplying Huawei, Quashes Talk of U.S. Pressure

TSMC to Keep Supplying Huawei, Quashes Talk of U.S. Pressure

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. will continue making chips for Huawei Technologies Co., after Taiwan’s government denied a report that Washington asked it to lean on the semiconductor giant to
Palestinians Seek to Leverage Global 5G Spat to Upgrade Telecoms

Palestinians Seek to Leverage Global 5G Spat to Upgrade Telecoms

The Palestinian Authority wants Israel to ease roadblocks stalling the upgrade of its telecommunications infrastructure, and is using a global regulatory gathering to pressure it to cooperate.
Infosys and its unending saga of trouble with whistleblowers

Infosys and its unending saga of trouble with whistleblowers

In the past, whistleblower allegations have cost Infosys dearly.
The Station: Volvo evolves, Skip trips and touchscreen tech

The Station: Volvo evolves, Skip trips and touchscreen tech

The Station is back for another week of news and analysis on all the ways people and goods move from Point A to Point B — today and in the future. As always, I’m your host Kirsten Korosec, senior

Elon Musk says that NASA is free to share all SpaceX IP with ‘anyone it wants’

SpaceX CEO joined NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine at SpaceX HQ in Hawthorne today to provide an update on the commercial crew launch program that the company is working on with the agency. During

Can Big Money Crack Big Tech? The New Trends Threatening Today’s Digital Giants

Despite the massive advantages enjoyed by today’s Big Tech leaders, trends point to the viability of a new model.
Indians love to respect their elders—unless they’re in the workplace

Indians love to respect their elders—unless they’re in the workplace

India is going from respecting the elderly to discriminating against them at work.
DOJ Poised to Sue to Block Sabre’s Deal for Farelogix

DOJ Poised to Sue to Block Sabre’s Deal for Farelogix

The U.S. Justice Department is preparing to sue to block travel technology company Sabre Corp.’s proposed acquisition of Farelogix Inc. over concerns the deal will harm competition, according to a

Mobile messaging financial advisory service Stackin’ adds banking features and raises cash

When Stackin’ initially pitched itself as part of the Techstars Los Angeles accelerator program two years ago, the company was a video platform for financial advice targeting a millennial audience too
Microsoft acquires data privacy and governance service BlueTalon

Microsoft acquires data privacy and governance service BlueTalon

Microsoft today announced that it has acquired BlueTalon, a data privacy and governance service that helps enterprises set policies for how their employees can access their data. The service then
Learn to Become a Certified IT Project Manager With This Training

Learn to Become a Certified IT Project Manager With This Training

These classes prep you for the toughest tests in IT Project Management.
Learn to Become a Certified IT Project Manager With This Training

Learn to Become a Certified IT Project Manager With This Training

These classes prep you for the toughest tests in IT Project Management.