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Exclusive interview with Nick Earle, Cisco

Part One of our exclusive interview with Nick Earle, SVP Cloud & Managed Services Sales at Cisco, introduces Intercloud, discusses Cisco’s new business strategy and takes an in depth look at cloud security issues. Introducing Intercloud Since the launch of Intercloud the interest has been explosive. But I have to give context to that as… Read More

Germany to develop national cloud, protecting its data from foreign espionage

Following reports of NSA surveillance programs targeting German telecommunications, Microsoft Germany has announced its plans to develop cloud technologies which would only be offered nationally. In its efforts to protect customers against foreign hacks Microsoft Germany revealed that it is looking to work on the new technology to encourage better data protection strategy. Christian Illek,… Read More

Veracode raises $40mn to help developers fix application bugs

Application security startup Veracode announced on Thursday that it has raised $40mn in new funds to expand the adoption of its anti-cyber-attack software. This latest funding round is expected to be the last in a series of pushes which have raised a total of $112mn for the company since its launch in 2006. The next… Read More

UK businesses at risk from ‘undetectable’ Peter Pan virus

A hacking attack claiming to be from ticket agency BH Live has raised concern over a new wave of undetectable eastern European viruses which are targeting UK businesses. The email claims to be an invoice of £145 for the Peter Pan pantomime at the Bournemouth Pavilion theatre, taking place from 6th December to 4th January…. Read More

Open source encryption tool launched for mail and storage services

German web app provider Open-Xchange have today released OX Guard, as part of their email services, which allows users to send encrypted messages to any receiver, even if they do not use compatible encryption software. Open-Xchange offers cloud-based communication software, as well as file-sharing and storage options such as their Google Docs alternative, OX Docs…. Read More