Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Group Disbanding RaaS Operation

The group behind the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack appears to be shutting down its RaaS operation, thanks to increased law enforcement pressure.

Miami May Pay Employees With Bitcoin

Miami may be the first major city to pay its employees in bitcoin, if the mayor’s ambitious plan comes to fruition.

Carriers Go All-In On Mid-Band 5G

The FCC’s mid-band spectrum auction has concluded its initial phase, and the bidding reveals carriers are all-in on mid-band.

Russia Banning Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies may be gaining traction around the world, but they aren’t welcome in another major country, as Russia takes steps to ban them.

Musk Promises No Starlink Impact on Astronomy

Elon Musk has promised that Starlink will have “zero” impact on astronomy amid growing concerns the satellites could impede researchers.

Microsoft Exchange Vulnerability Being Actively Exploited

Cybersecurity firm Volexity is warning that a serious security vulnerability in Microsoft Exchange is being actively exploited by bad actors.

Cyberattacks May Be Imminent In Wake Of U.S. Strike On Iranian Leader

In the wake of a U.S. strike that killed Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani, Quds Force Commander, analysts and former officials are warning that a cyberattack may be imminent, according to The Washington Post. “At this point, a cyberattack should…

Truecaller Flaw Puts 150 Million Users at Risk

Zak Doffman at Forbes is reporting on a newly discovered vulnerability in the Truecaller app that puts 150 million iOS and Android users at risk. Truecaller is one of the premier caller ID apps, identifying unknown calls from mobile, landline…

Huawei In Talks to License 5G Tech to U.S. Companies

Huawei may have found a way around a ban on exporting its equipment to the U.S. that went into effect in May 2019. According to Reuters, the telecommunications equipment company is in talks to license its 5G tech to U.S.…

Mark Zuckerberg Jumps To No.6 On Forbes’ Billionaires List

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is now the sixth richest person on earth, according to Forbes 30th Annual World’s Billionaires Issue released on Tuesday. Mark Zuckerberg makes it into the top 10 of Forbes’s billionaires list —…