What is Cloud technololgy?

Most often, when someone mentions the ‘cloud’, there is often someone who is too embarrassed to ask ‘what’ the cloud is. Cloud technology has taken the world by storm (no pun intended) in most all areas these days, the cloud is involved in the information storage/management. Businesses to college campus’ to home networks. So what

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Google acquires cloud identity company Bitium

Google cloud has recently acquired the company known as “Bitium”, a company which gives a focus on enterprise grade identity management and access tools. These tools can be used for single-sign on, for applications based on the cloud. This newly acquired company will help Google better manage enterprise cloud customer implementation across and organization. This

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Ultrafast 5G broadband on the horizon!

Just recently, researchers at IMDEA Networks in collaboration with 18 partner organizations, have developed a new technology for mobile radio access that goes with mm-wave (Millimeter-wave) frequencies. This is a highly promising solution for efficient, high capacity data delivery. This new system exploits frequencies above 10 GHz. Forms of communication at this level pose new

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CCleaner update, technology companies watchout!

A follow up to the recent article about the hacking of the popular CCleaner software, it seems there was more damage than initially believed. According to Cisco systems, after research was conducted, it became apparent that the breach was far more serious than initially described by Periform. Despite more than 2 million people being affected,

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Gas skimmers! Be careful at the pump!

Breaches in security through credit cards are becoming something of a more relevant issue with each passing day. Credit skimmers have been found more and more at gas pumps among other locations, swiping your credit card information, allowing the owner of the skimmers to gain access to your funds if your unaware. Main reasons skimmers

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CCleaner software infected by nasty malware!

CCleaner is a free optimization tool for windows PC and Android mobile. This morning Piriform, the company which makes the CCleaner tool, divulged that specific versions of the software had been piggybacked by hackers. Affected versions include CCleaner 5.33.6162 and CCleaner cloud 1.07.3191. The malware has a malicious data-harvesting software, compromising sensitive data of those

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Massive malware outbreak on Androids google play store!

Recent security checks have discovered that a nasty malware has found its way to peoples devices via the google play store. Reportedly dozens of malicious apps has affected as many as 21 million victims through fraudulent premium texts messages and fake services. An Israeli cybersecurity giant published the reported attacks. Supposedly, this malware directly harms

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Hackers-2, Equifax-0

After the recent announcement that Equifax had been the victim of a hacking, there has been scrutiny towards the company. Millions of people had their SSN breached and other personal information stolen. From an on looking perspective it seemed like things couldn’t get worse for Equifax, but it seems that was wrong. Once again Equifax

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Hyper-V! What is it, and do you need it?

Hyper-V, also known as hypervisor, is a form of virtualization technology. Hyper-V is a computer software, firmware or hardware that creates and runs virtual machines. A computer that has Hyper-V is a host computer, and can allow guest operating systems access to virtual operating platforms. Hyper-V allows physical to virtual migrations, private clouds, public clouds,

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