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  • Are you satisfied with the fiscal 2025 state budget recently signed into law by Gov. Daniel J. McKee? June 21, 2024 4:33 am Providence Business News - Rhode Island Gov. Daniel J. McKee on Jume 17 signed into law a $13.9 billion fiscal 2025 state budget that begins July 1. The budget reflects a $271 million increase over McKee’s proposal unveiled in January and a 46% increase in spending over fiscal 2019. The plan …
  • Channel partnerships thrive with Cisco's Splunk acquisition June 21, 2024 4:33 am SecurityBrief In a recent significant move set to reshape the landscape of digital resilience, Cisco's acquisition of Splunk is poised to bring substantial improvements to the realm of data security and customer experience. Splunk's Vice President of Worldwide …
  • The importance of collaborating AI with human expertise June 21, 2024 4:33 am SecurityBrief AI is transforming cybersecurity and offering new opportunities and challenges, according to Splunk's Vice President of AI, Hao Yang. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a cornerstone in the field of cybersecurity, evolving rapidly to enhance …
  • The Week in Politics: Scrutiny Week takes off while PM's plane gets grounded June 21, 2024 4:32 am RNZ Finance Minister Nicola Willis, Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters, and Health Minister Shane Reti faced a series of questions by other MPs on their portfolios during Scrutiny Week. Photo: RNZ / Nathan McKinnon, Samuel Rillstone Analysis - MPs …
  • U.S. bans sales of Kaspersky anti-virus software, citing ties to Russia June 21, 2024 4:27 am The Washington Post The Biden administration announced Thursday that it will ban Kaspersky Lab from distributing its anti-virus software and cybersecurity products in the United States, pointing to national security concerns related to the Russian company. Commerce Secretary …
  • High-Severity UEFI Vulnerability Affects Hundreds of Intel CPUs June 21, 2024 4:23 am SecureWorld A recently discovered high-severity vulnerability in Phoenix Technologies' SecureCore UEFI firmware has raised concerns across the cybersecurity landscape. The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2024-0762 and dubbed "UEFIcanhazbufferoverflow," …
  • Family of man found dead in Chattahoochee River seek justice: 'This is my baby boy' June 21, 2024 4:20 am FOX 5 Atlanta Body of man found in Chattahoochee River identified The family of the man found dead in the Chattahoochee River earlier this month says they need answers. The Fulton County Medical Examiner confirms the body found in the river on June 5 belonged to 30-year …
  • Almost 5 months after major cyberattack, Hamilton’s mayor says work is 'far from over' June 21, 2024 3:51 am CP24 The City of Hamilton has been working for almost five months to restore and improve its online systems following a significant ransomware attack, but the work is “far from over,” says the city’s mayor. During a Thursday afternoon news conference, Andrea …
  • Thinking of a mid-career switch or reskilling? Use your S$4,000 SkillsFuture Credit for these courses. June 21, 2024 3:49 am Mothership Any adult who has been in the workforce for some time will likely reach a point in their career where they start to rethink their career choices. Whether you’re considering developing new skills sets for a career progression or exploring a possible …
  • ETAuto Tech Summit 2024: Software, sustainability, cybersecurity to define the future of auto industry June 21, 2024 3:42 am ETAuto Rajendra Petkar, President & CTO, Tata MotorsBengaluru: The future of the automotive industry will be defined by technology and software along with sustainability, industry’s top voices said at the Day 1 of the 5th edition of ETAuto Tech Summit …
  • CDK system shut down again, after 2nd cyber attack June 21, 2024 3:40 am Repairer Driven News - Michigan CDK once again shut its systems down late Wednesday after it discovered a second cyber incident, a statement from the company Thursday morning says.  “In partnership with third-party experts, we are assessing the impact and providing regular updates to our …
  • NTT DATA Ushers in New Era with CEO Abhijit Dubey at the Helm June 21, 2024 3:37 am The Fast Mode NTT DATA, a global leader in business and technology services, today announces the appointment of Abhijit Dubey as Chief Executive Officer of its business outside Japan. The news follows the finalization of the merger between NTT DATA and NTT Ltd., forming …
  • Free workshops offer big boost for small business in Parramatta June 21, 2024 3:29 am The National Tribune Local small businesses looking to sharpen their budgeting, marketing and grant writing skills will have access to more than 13 free workshops over the next six months through the City of Parramatta’s Small Business Program. Workshops will provide access to …
  • US bans Russian company Kaspersky's software over security concerns June 21, 2024 3:15 am Daijiworld News Washington, Jun 21 (IANS/DPA):  The US will ban the sale of antivirus software made by Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky. The company's operations in the US presented a national security risk "due to the Russian government's …
  • U.S. Bans Usage of Kaspersky Antivirus Over Security Concerns June 21, 2024 3:06 am Cyber Security News The United States has announced a comprehensive ban on the sale and use of antivirus software developed by the Russian firm Kaspersky, citing national security concerns. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo unveiled the decision on Thursday. The decision is …

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