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Tech News Recap for the Week of 05/21/18



If you had a busy week in the office and need to catch up, here’s our tech news recap of articles you may have missed the week of 05/21/2018!

What is SDN? How software-defined networking changed everything. AI boosts data-center availability, efficiency. VMware ready to release new OpenStack cloud program. Microsoft buys conversational AI company Semantic Machines. Spectre isn't dead: Here are 2 new variants IT should patch against and more top news this week you may have missed! Remember, to stay up-to-date on the latest tech news throughout the week, follow @GreenPagesIT on Twitter.

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  • Q&A: Cisco's Theresa Bui on the company's Kinetic IoT platform 



  • Teen phone monitoring app has thousands of passwords stolen, highlighting need for secure servers
  • More than 800K DrayTek routers vulnerable to DNS reprogramming attack
  • Spectre isn't dead: Here are 2 new variants IT should patch against
  • FBI 'Going Dark' whopper: Locked out of only 1,200 phones, not 7,775
  • End-to-end security requires multi-vendor automation
  • Cybersecurity experts agree – expect more ransomware this year 
  • Cisco warns 500,000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine

Thanks for checking out our tech news recap!

By Jake Cryan, Digital Marketing Specialist

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