Palo Alto Networks to acquire CloudGenix for $420 million

6 days ago

CloudGenix competes with Cisco and other incumbents in the SD-WAN space.


I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Black hole quasar tsunamis moving at 46 million miles per hour

2 weeks ago

When science reality is more interesting than science fiction


AWS commits $20 million to speeding up COVID-19 diagnostic development

2 weeks ago

The effort is designed to bolster collaboration between customers and be funded with AWS in-kind credits and technical support.


Microsoft Teams usage jumps to 32, no, 44 million as Windows-slinger platform slides onto home workers' PCs

2 weeks ago

UK's National Health Service given free access during the crisis


Microsoft Teams usage up by 12 million in the past week, hitting 44 million daily active users, due largely to COVID-19

3 weeks ago

Microsoft says Teams usage is spiking because of remote working due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. Meanwhile, it's readying more new Teams features for delivery later this year.


Microsoft's GitHub absorbs NPM into its code-hosting empire: JavaScript library vault used by 12 million devs now under Redmond's roof

3 weeks ago

Developers! Developers! Developers! And all their infrastructure!


Let's Encrypt: OK, maybe nuking three million HTTPS certs at once was a tad ambitious. Let's take time out

4 weeks ago

Online security initiative halts hurried purge to accommodate reality


Enable that MF-ing MFA: 1.2 million Azure Active Directory accounts compromised every month, reckons Microsoft

4 weeks ago

'Really high number' could be fixed by using multi-factor authentication


After 1.5 million days of computer time, [email protected] heads home to probe potential signs of alien civilizations

a month ago

'We're now approaching the point to do the analysis and write-up,' co-founder tells El Reg


Let's Encrypt? Let's revoke 3 million HTTPS certificates on Wednesday, more like: Check code loop blunder strikes

a month ago

Tons of TLS certs need to be tossed immediately after Go snafu


SADA Systems Sets Sights On $500 Million In Google MSP Revenue

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko A new agreement with Google has motivated the Los Angeles-based consultancy to place some big bets in offering managed services for Googles emerging technologies, especially the Anthos Kubernetes platform.


Snowflake raises $479 million in funding, but Salesforce partnership key

2 months ago

Snowflake is hoping to crack more enterprise accounts via a partnership with Salesforce. Details are sparse, but the two companies have mutual aims.


WindiLeaks: 250 million Microsoft customer support records dating back to 2005 exposed to open internet

2 months ago

Quickly shuttered partially redacted leaky DB included 'internal notes marked as confidential'


Microsoft Cops to Azure Error that Exposed 250 Million Accounts

2 months ago

Microsoft this week revealed that a misconfigured database hosted in its Azure cloud may have compromised millions of customer support case records.


Who says HMRC hasn't got a sense of humour? Er, 65 million Brits

3 months ago

I missed my Self Assessment filing deadline because.... a rundown of the worst excuses


Dixons fined £500,000 by ICO for crap security that exposed 5.6 million customers' payment cards

3 months ago

Malware loaded onto more than 5k cash tills but pre-GDPR screw-up means retailer dodged bigger financial bullet


Why is a 22GB database containing 56 million US folks' personal details sitting on the open internet using a Chinese IP address? Seriously, why?

3 months ago

Exclusive If CheckPeople could take a look at this, that would be great


Linux in 2020: 27.8 million lines of code in the kernel, 1.3 million in systemd

3 months ago

Systemd? It's the proper technical solution, says kernel maintainer