Take a Network Break! Security researchers are tracking the VPNFilter malware, which has infected an estimated 500,000 devices, GDPR regulations have gone into effect, and the OpenStack Summit debuts a new project called Airship.
Startup Lumina Networks bags $10 million in funding from Verizon, AT&T, and others; Pica8 releases PicaPilot for network fabric orchestration; and Huawei wins “Supplier of the Decade” from Vodaphone.
HPE released its quarterly earnings and warned of challenges for the second half of the year, and Amazon’s Echo unexpectedly recorded and sent a couple’s conversations.
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VPNFilter: New Router Malware with Destructive Capabilities – Symantec Blogs
Exclusive: FBI Seizes Control of Russian Botnet – Daily Beast
Airship, a New Open Infrastructure Project for OpenStack, is Delivering a Unified, Declarative and Cloud-Native Way for Operators to Manage Containerized Software Delivery of Cloud Infrastructure Services – AT&T
Lumina Closes $10M Series A Financing – Lumina Networks
BiB 42 – Pica8 Releases PicaPilot and PicaFabric – Packet Pushers
Huawei Honored with Vodafone ‘Supplier of the Decade’ Award – Huawei Press Center
Share buyback boom remains in overdrive after tax revamp – MarketWatch