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Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
US GAO releases report on how the 2017 Equifax hack occurred and the steps taken in its aftermath, concluding Equifax left information vulnerable on many fronts   —  GAO report takes us inside Equifax from March 2017 onward, showing how a few slip-ups led to one of the biggest breaches in US history.
Sep 8, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft quietly ends its Surface Plus hardware subscription program that allowed trade-in upgrades after 18 months and no-interest financing for two years   —  Microsoft is ending its Surface Plus financing program for consumers and students today, August 31, just a little over a year after announcing it.
Aug 31, 2018, 5:15 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft will let Office 365 Personal and Home subscribers install Office apps on an unlimited number of devices from October, up from one and 10 respectively   —  Microsoft is making a number of tweaks to its Office 365 consumer subscriptions as of October 2.  Here's what's changing.
Aug 30, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
David Meyer / ZDNet:
Telegram publishes a new privacy policy, says it may comply with court orders to disclose IP addresses and phone numbers of terror suspects   —  Under Telegram's new privacy policy, it could hand over user IP and phone details given the right court order.  —  On Tuesday, Russian communication …
Aug 29, 2018, 10:00 PMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
Salesforce beats with Q2 revenue of $3.28B, up 27% YoY, Sales Cloud revenue of $1B, up 12.7% YoY, and net income of $299M   —  The CRM giant delivered non-GAAP earnings of 71 cents per share on revenue of $3.28 billion, up 27 percent year over year.  —  Salesforce reported strong second …
Aug 29, 2018, 5:05 PMIn context
Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
New zero-day flaw found in Microsoft Windows task scheduler that can allow a local user to gain system privileges in Windows 10   —  Updated: There is no known workaround for the security flaw.  —  Microsoft has quickly reacted to the disclosure of a previously unknown zero-day vulnerability in the Windows operating system.
Aug 28, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft to add AI-powered audio and video transcription, file recommendations, and content-sharing tools to OneDrive for Business and SharePoint later in 2018   —  Microsoft is adding automated audio and video transcription, file recommendations and new content-sharing options to its OneDrive …
Aug 28, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
VMware's Q2 results beat estimates with $644M net income, up 58% YoY, and total revenue of $2.17B, up 13% YoY, on cloud services growth and Pivotal investment   —  The company reported Q2 revenue of $2.17 billion, up 13 percent year over year.  —  VMware released second quarter financial results …
Aug 23, 2018, 8:15 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Contractor Booz Allen wins $1.03B six-year contract to extend cybersecurity capabilities at many federal agencies including DHS, GSA, NASA, USPS, and Treasury   —  The contractor is now responsible for securing nearly 80 percent of the .gov enterprise.  —  The US Department of Homeland Security …
Aug 21, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:
Best Buy acquires GreatCall, which offers health response services and connected devices for the elderly, for $800M; GreatCall has 900K customers   —  GreatCall focuses on services for the aging population, is profitable and has $300 million in annual revenue.  The company also gives Best Buy a services boost.
Aug 15, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context

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