Another Wave of Protest for Net Neutrality

CTOvision

Open Internet advocates have hatched another plan to engage millions of Internet users over the issue of Net Neutrality. Opinions regarding Net Neutrality and the Open Internet vary, and the views espoused by battleforthenet.com clearly express only one side of the debate.

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Congresswoman Seeks to Rebrand Net Neutrality

CTOvision

The debate over the future of the Internet and Net Neutrality has drawn attention from many sources this summer – including media companies, search engines, Internet service providers, politicians, and even comedians. By Shannon Perry.

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Net Threats: Internet Openness in Danger

CTOvision

Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “ Net Threats ”, to identify important trends among technology experts’ opinions and predictions regarding the future of digital security. By Shannon Perry.

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FCC Releases New Net Neutrality Rules

CTOvision

Net neutrality became a buzzword in 2014, as many media sources and public figures voiced their opposition to the FCC’s “fast lanes.” The FCC released a report that outlines its new rules, beginning with an acknowledgment of the widespread public engagement in the Net Neutrality debate.

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Net Threat: Nation-States and Security

CTOvision

Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “Net Threats”, to identify important trends among technology experts’ opinions and predictions regarding the future of digital security.

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Friday Funny: A Data Center Safety Net

Data Center Knowledge

Here's the cartoon for this month's Data Center Knowledge caption contest Read More. DCK Featured Humor

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Nation-Blanking DDoS Attacks Launched By Individuals Now Proven Able To Take Entire Nation’s Off The Net

CTOvision

Bob Gourley. We live in times of extreme technological hooliganism, where small groups or even individuals can cause asymmetric damage from a distance. This was proven several times over the last few months, most famously in the 21 October attacks against Dyn that impacted many of Dyn's clients, including Amazon, Twitter, Reddit, Airbnb, New York times, Spotfiy, Netflix and many others sites.

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Net Threats: Deteriorating Trust in Governments and Corporations

CTOvision

Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “ Net Threats ”, to identify important trends among technology experts’ opinions and predictions regarding the future of digital security. By Shannon Perry.

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China-based Android Trojan netting $500,000 a day

Computer Weekly

Security researchers say fast-spreading Hummer Android malware could be netting cyber criminals around $500,000 a day for installing porn and other apps on mobile phones

CIO interview: Alex Alexander, Yoox Net-a-Porter

Computer Weekly

Tech is driving fashion today, says Yoox Net-a-Porter CIO Alex AlexanderIt is not always the catwalk where the biggest trends in fashion take place.

Net Threats: The Glut of Information

CTOvision

Reflecting the increasing attention paid to information security by many Americans, Pew Research recently conducted a large study, “ Net Threats ”, to identify important trends among technology experts’ opinions and predictions regarding the future of digital security. By Shannon Perry.

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Cyber criminals net £8bn from financial services in 2016

Computer Weekly

Organised cyber fraud gangs are turning their attention to online lenders and emerging financial services, potentially netting £8bn in 2016, a report reveals

Researchers Say Google Fiber Has Nationwide Potential

CTOvision

Will Net Neutrality advocates raise enough of a fuss to get the commission to back down? If Google has its way, the Net Neutrality issue could soon become, well, less of an issue.

Reset the Net Campaign

CTOvision

Fight for the Future , a nonprofit that advocates for digital rights and Internet freedom, is spearheading an anti- National Security Agency protest on June 5 th to Reset the Net. How the Reset the Net protest will actually manifest itself remains to be seen. By ShannonPerry.

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Net Neutrality Advocates Arrested at Google Headquarters

CTOvision

Regarding the current debate over the FCC’s proposed fast lanes, most consider Google a supporter of Net Neutrality. In early June, Google supported the Reset the Net campaign , a protest against mass data collection. By Shannon Perry.

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Net neutrality: The smart person's guide

Tech Republic Cloud

That's the question at the heart of net neutrality, and here's everything you need to know about it Do internet service providers have a right to throttle certain traffic?

WLAN casts net wider as demand grows

Computer Weekly

Wireless local area networking has become a vital part of the IT infrastructure. Computer Weekly looks at the challenges of delivering it

Information security needs to cast recruitment net wider, says panel

Computer Weekly

Companies struggling to fill info sec roles should focus on finding people who can do what they need, not on qualifications, according to a security industry panel

Tech firms join forces in support of net neutrality

Computer Weekly

Global technology firms have joined forces to support an internet-wide campaign in favour of preserving net neutrality

Elastica Emerges From Stealth, Lays a Safety Net Around Cloud Applications and Services

CTOvision

By Bob Gourley Data Science Powered CloudSOC™ Solution Enables Security for Cloud Applications and Services by Providing Transaction Visibility, Threat Detection, Controls and Forensics Analysis. SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Feb 18, 2014) – Elastica today emerged from stealth mode and released its CloudSOC™ solution for making cloud applications and services secure for use by companies and their employees.

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Anexio Buys Bankrupt Net Data Centers’ East Coast Assets

Data Center Knowledge

Renegotiates four data center leases with DuPont Fabros Read More. Colocation Deals Dupont Fabros New York Washington DC Area

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A Closer Look at Net Neutrality: What do you mean when you say it?

CTOvision

The popularity of the phrase net neutrality exploded at the end of April – thanks to the maelstrom of debates among the FCC, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Netflix, and Google (to name a few). The principle is easy enough to understand; this blog recently defined net neutrality as the idea that no law-abiding company should face discrimination and all Internet users should have the same access to any online, legal content. Net neutrality simply means enabling Americans online.

FCC should produce logs to prove ‘multiple DDoS attacks’ stopped net neutrality comments

Network World

After John Oliver urged viewers of HBO’s Last Week Tonight to fight for net neutrality (again) and post comments on the FCC's site , people were not able to submit comments because the site turned to molasses. The FCC blamed the problem on “multiple” DDoS attacks : “These were deliberate attempts by external actors to bombard the FCC’s comment system with a high amount of traffic to our commercial cloud host.

Cloud DR Provider CloudVelox Nets $15 Million

Data Center Knowledge

Cisco Investment and all previous investors participate in Series C round for Silicon Valley company Read More. Cloud Computing Disaster Recovery cloudvelox

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German shooter hacked Facebook account to lure victims, bought gun on dark net

Network World

So far, it’s been reported that he hacked Facebook to lure victims, bought a gun on the ‘dark net’ and played the ‘violent’ video game Counter-Strike. The media is delving into the digital life of the teenage shooter who opened fire at McDonald’s in Munich Germany’s Olympia Mall. Nine people were killed and 27 others were injured in the tragic rampage. In the end, he killed himself.

Nets and Coinify launch blockchain development lab in Denmark

Computer Weekly

Nordic payments technology firms work together on blockchain proof-of-concept developments

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Net Data Centers Selling New Jersey, Virginia Data Centers to Exit Bankruptcy

Data Center Knowledge

Successful sale likely to be good news for bankrupt firm's wholesale data center landlords Read More. colocation Featured New York Washington DC Area

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Cloud set to net a larger share of enterprise IT budgets in 2017, predicts 451 Research

Computer Weekly

451 Research's cloud and hosting market review suggests enterprise IT decision makers are preparing to ramp up with use of cloud and hosting services in 2017

AT&T Delays New Fiber Rollout Until Net Neutrality Rules Sorted Out

Data Center Knowledge

AT&T will wait to roll out fiber connections to 100 cities until rules around net neutrality are solidified. Read More. Shared

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Bot-generated comments swamp FCC, urging overturn of net neutrality

Network World

Federal Communications Commission plan to repeal its recent net neutrality rules have apparently resorted to dirty tricks. An apparent bot-generated campaign has posted more than 83,400 comments on the FCC's website supporting the agency's plan to gut its own net neutrality rules. Some supporters of a U.S. A handful of people whose names are on the bot-generated comments have denied making the comments, according to a report by ZDNet.

Analytics Startup RapidMiner Nets $15M Round

Data Center Knowledge

Company aims to simplify predictive analytics deployment for clients Read More. Big Data hadoop rapidminer

Cologix Enters New Jersey Data Center Market with Net Access Acquisition

Data Center Knowledge

Deal brings Cologix’s portfolio to 24 data centers across US and Canadian markets Read More. Colocation Cologix Deals New York

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Boycott ISPs that abuse privacy, net neutrality

David Linthicum

However, many believe that this will not only fail to provide effective broadband privacy protections, but will also come at the cost of removing the FCC’s net neutrality rules. As you may recall, net neutrality prohibits ISPs like Verizon and Comcast from picking winners and losers on the open internet.