Ericsson: Expired certificate caused O2 and SoftBank outages

An expired certificate was the cause of a data outage across O2 and SoftBank mobile services in the United Kingdom and Japan, respectively, Ericsson has revealed. “An initial root cause analysis indicates that the main issue was an expired certificate in the software versions installed with these customers,” Ericsson said. “A complete and comprehensive root […]

What’s the biggest corporate risk? Failing to keep up with companies that are ‘born digital’

Boards and C-suite leaders worldwide are concerned about the ability of their companies to transform operations and infrastructure so that they can compete with organizations that are “born digital,” according to a new report from consulting firm Protiviti and North Carolina State University Poole College of Management. The researchers surveyed 825 board members and executives […]

The biggest culprit in the Facebook debacle

The British government seems to be doing a better job of revealing the truths about Facebook than it ever did with the truths about Brexit. Releasing a highly entertaining batch of internal Facebook emails, culled from a now-deceased company called Six4Three, the Brits have revealed some of the shocking core principles at the heart of […]