This malware spreading tool is back with some new tricks

An exploit-kit used to distribute malware to unsuspecting victims has returned following a brief hiatus – and it’s been upgraded with some new tricks, including the ability to exploit an only recently disclosed zero-day vulnerability. The Fallout exploit kit provides cyber criminals with a selection of Internet Explorer and Flash Player exploits which they can […]

Canon Brazil appoints new leadership

Canon has appointed a new president and chief executive for its Brazilian operation after a decade and a half of unchanged leadership. The new local head is Masaharu Choki, who took over this month. He replaces Jun Otsuka, who was transferred to Canon Panama. According to the Japanese camera and printer manufacturer, Choki will be […]

Seoul and SK Telecom to use 5G to prevent jaywalking

Seoul and SK Telecom plan to develop “cooperative-intelligent transport systems” that will utilise 5G and car telecommunication to increase safety, they announced. They will install 5G and sensors at major roads in South Korea’s capital. They will also supply 5G Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) handsets to 2,000 buses, taxis, and traffic lights. The handsets will be co-developed by […]

We’ve only just begun to capitalize on enterprise APIs

Where would we be without APIs?  For starters, we probably wouldn’t have the iPhones or Android-based phones that are part of our daily routines today. Their features were created by developers and engineers with access to APIs, only a couple of examples of the innovation made possible.  Photo: Joe McKendrick Organizations have only just begun […]

NHL teams up with SAP, Apple to build coaching app

National Hockey League coaches will soon have new data-driven resources at their fingertips during games, thanks to the NHL’s partnership with SAP and Apple. The league announced Thursday that after the All-Star break, it plans to roll out a new Coaching Insights App that provides real-time, customizable data and player statistics. The app leverages the […]