Were you busy this week? Here’s a tech news recap of articles you may have missed for the week of 7/25/2016! Remember, to stay up-to-date on the latest tech news throughout the week, follow @GreenPagesIT on Twitter.
Oracle has entered into an agreement to buy NetSuite for $9.3 billion. Apple has announced the release date for the highly anticipated iPhone 7. Microsoft's Iowa data center cluster is set to reach 3.2M square feet. Samsung now leads the smartphone market. The AdGholas malvertising operation tricked ad networks and malware scanners using steganography, Google wants to turn Detroit into a smart city, and more top news from this week you may have missed!
Tech News Recap
- Oracle to buy cloud software provider NetSuite for $9.3 billion
- Long-running malvertising campaign infected thousands of computers per day
- Microsoft's Iowa Data Center cluster to reach 3.2M square feet
- DNC Hack Serves As Cautionary Tale For IT Pros
- How to Minimize the Damage Done by Ransomware
- New attack bypasses HTTPS protection on Macs, Windows, and Linux
- UK's top security judges struggle to assess privacy threats
- Google wants to turn Detroit into a 'smart city'
- Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook Discuss STEM Funding, Immigration Reform
- IDC: Samsung Leads Smartphone Market, iPhone Shipments Decline
- Google Adds New Kernel-Level Protections For Android
- KPGM Study: Breaches Up, Security Spending Down
- vROps - An Introduction to Alert Tuning
- Leading Digital Transformation? Ask this question - What is Everyone Working On?
- Apple's iPhone 7 finally gets a release date
- A CIO's Biggest Security Challenge May Surprise You: Cloud Compliance
By Ben Stephenson, Emerging Media Specialist