Researchers say VPN bug affects Linux, Unix systems

Apple, Google and Linux distribution makers are investigating a serious threat to their operating systems after security researchers said this...

December 6th, 2019 Howard Solomon

IBM announces new z15 mainframe for the enterprise

IBM today announced its z15 mainframe geared towards hybrid cloud and cloud-native workloads. The IBM z15 can be used in...

September 12th, 2019 Tom Li

danger sign, IT risks, security, malware, hackers

Mirai botnet exploiting Hadoop vulnerability on Linux servers: Report

Since its discovery in the summer of 2016 variations of the Mirai botnet, which infects and chains Internet-connected surveillance cameras...

November 22nd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Containers drive evolution of Red Hat / Microsoft collaboration

Microsoft Corp. and Red Hat Inc. continue to expand their collaboration that dates back to 2009 with new initiatives aimed...

September 5th, 2017 Gary Hilson

security and privacy issues

Canada one of sources for destructive IoT botnet

Canada is among the countries that have been stung by a mysterious botnet infecting Internet-connected devices using the Linux and...

April 10th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Montreal researcher helped convict one of gang behind Linux botnet

The Montreal branch of a security company is patting itself on the back for being among the resources used by...

April 4th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Performance And Flexibility Serve The Enterprise: Research Reveals Path To Maximize Linux Performance

Performance And Flexibility Serve The Enterprise: Research Reveals Path To Maximize Linux Performance

IT professionals in charge of managing an increasingly complex infrastructure are beginning to wonder if they are measuring the full...

November 6th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

BlackBerry DTEK60 with box

BlackBerry launches DTEK60 as it forges ahead with new hardware strategy

BlackBerry is releasing its first smartphone since announcing it will no longer be designing and making its own smartphones, the...

October 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Happy 25th birthday Linux! Times have changed as Microsoft and Linux no longer IT rivals

In a week where the venerable Linux operating system celebrates its 25th year in existence, two former rivals took the stage together at...

August 25th, 2016 Chris Talbot