A critical privilege-escalation vulnerability (CVE-2018-1002105) has been uncovered in the Kubernetes open-source container software, which is a fixture in much of today's cloud infrastructure. It could allow an attacker unfettered, remote access for stealing data or crashing production applications.
CS Digest Section: Cloud Computing
The leaders of two contenders for the Pentagon's massive cloud contract sounded off on Google's decision not to bid.
A memo from the Pentagon's chief information officer issues a timeline for some agencies to migrate to the cloud.
The Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud contract is just one slice of the Defense Department's potential cloud business, according to Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan.
A fierce internal debate may undermine the company's bid for the JEDI program.
Each new breaking news situation is an opportunity for trolls to grab attention, provoke emotions, and spread propaganda. The Russian government knows this. Fake-news manufacturing teenagers in Macedonia know this. Twitter bot creators know this. And thanks to data-gathering operations from groups like the Alliance for Securing Democracy and RoBhat Labs, the
In what has become an alarmingly routine occurrence, an unsecured Amazon S3 server - this time affiliated with FedEx - has exposed personal information of tens of thousands of users.
The EU's General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) – enforceable on May 18 next year – are proving to be a huge challenge with many twists and turns. One of the most significant parts in the law is data localization. Data localization refers to laws requiring certain customer data to remain within the borders of a particular region or country.
The UpGuard Cyber Risk Team can now disclose that Viacom Inc, the Fortune 500 corporation that owns Paramount Pictures, as well as cable channels like MTV, Comedy Central, and Nickelodeon, exposed a vast array of internal access credentials and critical data that could be used to cause immense harm to the multinational corporation's business operations.
Over the last five years or so, Machine Learning, a type of AI, has been a quickly rising tide that’s now starting to permeate nearly every corner of technology.