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Whistleblower detonates a written bomb inside a recovering Infosys

Infosys just can’t get a break it seems. The last thing it needed was yet another scandal around the topic that has haunted the company in recent years — corporate governance. And yet, a whistleblower complaint from a group called Ethical Employees, which alleges that the company acted unethically to boost short term revenue and profits, has made its way… Read more →

Adobe intros new commerce tools for SMB, mid-market merchants

Adobe on Tuesday announced a bevy of updates to its commerce platform that aim to bring Adobe’s enterprise-grade commerce capabilities to SMB and mid-market merchants. Key updates include the launch of an Amazon sales channel in Magento for Europe; the integration of the Magento commerce platform with Adobe Stock; a new product recommendations tool powered by Adobe Sensei; and a… Read more →

Avast: No plans to discontinue CCleaner following second hack in two years

Image: Avast Ever since it bought Piriform in July 2017, the CCleaner software has brought only headaches to Czech cybersecurity firm Avast. Special feature Special report: A winning strategy for cybersecurity (free PDF) This ebook, based on the latest ZDNet/TechRepublic special feature, offers a detailed look at how to build risk management policies to protect your critical digital assets. Read… Read more →

No-deal Brexit: The privacy regulatory landscape is about to become more complex than ever

UK firms aren’t ready for a no-deal Brexit Large numbers of small and medium-sized tech businesses haven’t made any preparations for the UK leaving the EU – and many believe the government isn’t listening to the concerns they have ahead of Brexit. The Brexit day is approaching fast, but there is no certainty as to whether or not the UK’s… Read more →

Former Microsoft exec Javier Soltero to lead the Google G Suite team

Credit: CNET Former Microsoft Corporate Vice President and Acompli Inc. co-founder Javier Soltero has a new job: He’s going to be leading the G Suite team at Google. Soltero announced his new job on Twitter on October 21. On October 21, Soltero tweeted: “Some news on the professional front… I’ve joined Google to lead the G Suite team! The opportunity… Read more →

Major German manufacturer still down a week after getting hit by ransomware

Image: Pilz Pilz, one of the world’s largest producers of automation tools, has been down for more than a week after suffering a ransomware infection. “Since Sunday, October 13, 2019, all servers and PC workstations, including the company’s communication, have been affected worldwide,” the Germany-based company wrote on its website. “As a precaution, the company has removed all computer systems… Read more →

Microsoft acquires cloud file-migration specialist Mover

Credit: Microsoft Microsoft is acquiring Mover, a cloud file-migration provider, for an undisclosed amount. Microsoft plans to leverage Mover’s technology to help customers migrate their files to Microsoft 365, its bundle of Windows, Office 365, and Intune, officials said in announcing the deal on Oct. 21.  Microsoft already has a few tools aimed at helping users migrate their files to… Read more →

NordVPN confirms data center breach

NordVPN, providers of a widely used virtual private network (VPN) service, confirmed a breach of one its data centers in March 2018. The company said an attacker gained access to a server at a data center in Finland by exploiting an insecure remote management system left by the data center provider, a system NordVPN said they never knew existed.  “The… Read more →

Oracle: What is customer experience (and why you should care)

Oracle: Why customer experience is important Oracle’s top marketing leader for customer experience explains why this topic is important, the challenges in making customers happy, and what you can do about it. Customer experience is rapidly becoming a crucial topic in modern business. As evidence of this growing importance, my CxOTalk conversations with the world’s top business leaders are increasingly… Read more →

Orioco dual bay hard drive enclosure hands on: Better than a USB drive for storage access or cloning

HP EliteBook 830 G6 review: Compact and solid, with good security and battery life Source Article from dual bay hard drive enclosure hands on: Better than a USB drive for storage access or cloning blogs for ZDNetLatest blogs for ZDNet×144.png

Open database leaked 179GB in customer, US government, and military records

Govt officials confirm Trump can block US companies from operating in China The US president has not made an order as yet, only requesting for US companies to move out of China. An open database exposing records containing the sensitive data of hotel customers as well as US military personnel and officials has been disclosed by researchers.  On Monday, vpnMentor’s… Read more →