Technology

Carbon Black Threat Analysis Unit (TAU) Uncovers Significant Evolution of Popular Cryptomining Campaign Affecting More than 500,000 Computers

Dubbed “Access Mining,” TAU’s discovery demonstrates how cryptomining malware has been enhanced to steal system access information for possible sale on the dark web.

By some estimates, attackers could theoretically pull in $1.6 million annually by leveraging this attack model, which began about two years ago due to cryptocurrency market fluctuations and high availability of open source attack tools.

Reading, UK – 7th August 2019 -- Carbon Black (NASDAQ: CBLK), a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection, today released a threat report outlining how a well-known cryptomining campaign has been enhanced to steal system access information for possible sale on the dark web.

New study: How disposable technology will re-define the payments value chain?

The study, authored by Tribe Payments, unpacks what is meant by modular technology and how it is set to transform the payment industry

London, 31st July 2019 — Tribe Payments, a team of industry experts dedicated to delivering the future of payments, has published a study on the effect of disposable technology on payments. The paper looks at the common use of modular technology by fintechs, and how legacy players without it are struggling to keep pace.

SML Introduces Inspire™ and EcoInspire™ to Drive Sustainability for RFID in retail

Hong Kong, China, July 30, 2019 – SML, the leading global branding and item-level RFID solutions provider has today launched its new Inspire™ and EcoInspire™ brands. The Inspire™ will be rolled out across SML's innovative tagging products including woven labels, self-adhesive labels, hangtags and RFID-enabled tags, as well as be seen in SML’s packaging products. The brand will extend its product portfolio to elevate brand experiences for customers.

ADLV Builds DVLA Business Case For Online Fleet Access To CPC Training & Attendance Data

The ADLV (the Association for Driving Licence Verification & Vehicles) is polling fleet operators on the potential demand for access to online CPC training course attendance data for drivers. The data is currently collected and managed by the DVSA (the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency).

The ADLV believes that the DVSA can and should add CPC course and attendance data to driver data files held by the DVLA. In their view, a significant number of fleet operators would support the addition of the data either to a driver’s existing record or available in a simple bulk online format. With this in mind, the DVLA has asked the ADLV to put together a business case to confirm fleet industry demand for the additional dataset.

Controllis launches Smart48 Hybrid Power Unit for mobile and off-grid site power back-up

Integrated solution slashes fuel use, adds renewable energy and increases site reliability

Leading hybrid power systems specialist Controllis has launched the Smart48-Hybrid Power Unit (HPU) which allows mobile and telecoms operators to increase their network reliability and significantly reduce their fuel costs and carbon footprint.

BIXOLON Launches SPP-L410 Mobile Label Printer to the European Market

Compact, Rugged Mobile Label Printing Solution

BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the SPP-L410 4-inch (112mm) Mobile Label Printer to the European Market. Featuring a compact and durable design at a competitive price point, the SPP-L410 is ideal for label printing applications within the Retail, Warehousing, Manufacturing and Logistics markets.

OKI Europe’s C800 Series Wins Print IT Reseller’s Editor’s Choice Award

The smallest A3 digital colour printer on the market comes out on top in the publication’s awards

Egham, 10 July 2019 – OKI Europe’s C800 Series of ultra-compact A3 colour printers has received the Editor’s Choice Award from Print IT Reseller. The C800 Series provides true value for businesses that typically outsource print jobs, by enabling them to produce professional results quickly and affordably in-house.

iland achieves UK Government G-Cloud 11 Certification

iland certified under G-Cloud 11 framework to deliver cloud hosting

London – 2nd July, 2019 - iland, an industry-leading provider of secure cloud services, today announced it is certified under the G-Cloud 11 framework to deliver cloud services. This is the sixth year in succession that iland has been listed as a G-Cloud supplier, emphasising the company’s commitment to delivering cloud-based services to public sector organisations in the UK.

Genmed identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ 2019 report

June 28, 2019 – Genmed announces today that it has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain for the second year running. Published annually, the report celebrates the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses (SMEs), with companies representing over 40 sectors and spanning every region of the country.