• Adobe Issues Emergency Patch to Head Off Flash Ransomware Attacks

    Adobe Issues Emergency Patch to Head Off Flash Ransomware Attacks

    The vulnerability exists in Adobe Flash Player 21.It's aware of reports that CVE 2016-1019 has been exploited on systems running Windows 10 and earlier with Flash version 20.
  • Red Hat Goes All-In on OpenStack

    Red Hat Goes All-In on OpenStack

    The offerings provide a complete, integrated hybrid cloud stack with a container application platform (OpenShift), massively scalable infrastructure (OpenStack Platform 8) and unified management tools (Red Hat CloudForms), the company said.They are available individually or in a single solution with Red Hat Cloud Suite.
  • Salesforce Picks AWS as Preferred Public Cloud Provider

    Salesforce Picks AWS as Preferred Public Cloud Provider

    ManageEngine OpManager, a powerful NMS for monitoring your network, physical & virtual (VMware/ HyperV) servers & other IT devices.Many Salesforce services, including Heroku, Marketing Cloud Social Studio, SalesforceIQ and the Salesforce IoT Cloud already run on AWS infrastructure, and Salesforce is Amazon's company-wide customer platform.
  • Microsoft Makes It Easier to Say No to Windows 10

    Microsoft Makes It Easier to Say No to Windows 10

    The case was a high-profile example of customer dissatisfaction with the Windows 10 upgrade process.At the time, Microsoft did not have the ability to remove Windows 10 upgrades from systems that previously were running Windows 7, according to court documents.
  • Feds Probe Philanderers' Site Ashley Madison: Report

    Feds Probe Philanderers' Site Ashley Madison: Report

    The United States Federal Trade Commission has launched an investigation into philanderers' dating site Ashley Madison, Reuters reported Tuesday.The fembots have been shut down, confirmed an Ernst & Young report commissioned by Ashley Madison's parent company, Avid Life Media.
  • Red Hat and Ericsson Forge 5G, IoT Open Source Alliance

    Red Hat and Ericsson Forge 5G, IoT Open Source Alliance

    The new alliance represents an extension of the companies' prior relationship, according to Radhesh Balakrishnan, general manager of OpenStack at Red Hat.The new open source collaboration between the companies will focus on network functions virtualization infrastructure, OpenStack, SDN, SDI and containers, giving customers the latest in technological options for the communications industry.
  • AWS Gives Customers On-Premises Linux Option

    AWS Gives Customers On-Premises Linux Option

    The AMI provides a stable, secure and high-performance environment for applications running on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, he said.The move to add this option was significant, according to an Amazon official who asked not to be identified.
  • AWS Announces AI, Hybrid Cloud Innovations

    AWS Announces AI, Hybrid Cloud Innovations

    Along with Amazon Lex, the company introduced Amazon Polly, which allows developers to add natural-sounding speech capabilities to news readers or e-learning platforms.The company also announced AWS Greengrass, software that lets customers run AWS Lambda compute, messaging, data caching and sync operations on connected devices.
  • Red Hat's OpenShift Container Platform Expands Cloud Options

    Red Hat's OpenShift Container Platform Expands Cloud Options

    The new OpenShift Container Platform and service gives Red Hat customers an easy way to adopt and use Google Cloud as a public of hybrid cloud environment, noted Charles King, principal analyst at Pund-IT.Among the new capabilities in the latest version of OpenShift Container Platform: The OpenShift Container Platform upgrade adds the capacity to search for projects and project details, manage project membership, and more via a more streamlined Web console.
  • SnapRoute Snags $25M With AT&T, Microsoft Backing

    SnapRoute Snags $25M With AT&T, Microsoft Backing

    The company uses its software on commodity "white-box" switches and routers to create more streamlined and scalable data centers.The investment is Microsoft's first in the networking software business, company rep Jay Peters told LinuxInsider.
  • Kingsoft Adds Cloud Support to WPS Office

    Kingsoft Adds Cloud Support to WPS Office

    The enhanced usability offers Linux users an ideal free office software alternative to Microsoft Office.As with file-sharing on other cloud storage platforms, a document creator can share a direct link that allows intended recipients to view and download WPS documents even if they do not have the WPS Office with Cloud suite, noted Armstrong.
  • Ubuntu Touch Phone/Tablet Support Ends June

    Ubuntu Touch Phone/Tablet Support Ends June

    But what everyone may have forgotten is that alongside the desktop version of Ubuntu Linux, developer Canonical also launched a mobile operating system called Ubuntu Touch.However, Canonical decided earlier this month that Ubuntu Touch as a project was ending, but no dates were given.