VMware’s Pat Gelsinger to Replace Bob Swan as Intel CEO

Intel has announced VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger will replace Bob Swan as CEO, effective February 15.

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Intel In Talks With TSMC and Samsung to Outsource Chip Production

Intel is in talks with TSMC and Samsung to produce some of the company’s chips.

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Judiciary Returning to Paper In Wake of SolarWinds Attack

The US Judiciary is going decidedly low-tech in an effort to protect important information in the wake of the SolarWinds attack.

Cloud Computing
Mid-Size Jurisdictions Finally Catching Up In Cloud Adoption

Mid-size jurisdictions have lagged in cloud adoption, but new information seems to indicate they’re finally catching up.

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Elon Musk: Use Signal

Secure messaging app Signal has received a boost from one of the titans of tech, as Elon Musk tells his Twitter followers to “use Signal.”

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Biden Taps Open Source Dev David Recordon As White House Director of Technology

The Biden transition team has selected David Recordon as the next White House Director of Technology.

Cybersecurity
FBI Investigating If JetBrains Was Compromised by SolarWinds Hackers

The FBI is trying to determine if JetBrains was compromised as part of the SolarWinds attack.

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Exposed Credentials Leave 100,000+ Zyxel Firewalls and VPNS Vulnerable

A researcher at Dutch security firm EYE has discovered a critical vulnerability in Zyxel’s firewall and VPN gateways, as a result of exposed credentials.

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SolarWinds Hackers Gained Access to Microsoft Source Code

Microsoft has revealed that hackers viewed some of its source code as part of the SolarWinds attack that government agencies are still investigating.

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Intel Willing to Work With Third Point Hedge Fund

Intel has signaled it is willing to work with Third Point hedge fund to improve its business.