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Five Eyes agencies detail how Chinese hackers breached US infrastructure

The National Security Agency (NSA) and Five Eyes partner agencies have identified indicators of compromise associated with a People’s Republic of China (PRC) state-sponsored cyber actor dubbed Volt Typhoon, which is using living off the land techni.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityMay 25th, 2023

How does the US know that forced labor is happening in China? A supply chain expert weighs in

The Biden administration has added 26 more companies to the list of Chinese textile traders and manufacturers whose goods are blocked from entering the United States because of their alleged ties to forced labor......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

U.S. Supreme Court backs consumer finance watchdog agency"s funding mechanism

Many conservatives and their Republican allies have portrayed the CFPB as part of an overbearing "administrative state," the network of agencies responsible for the array of federal regulations affecting businesses and individuals......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

NASA eyes levitating robot train for the moon

NASA is considering building a railway on the moon that uses levitating robots to move payloads around the lunar surface......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

Waymo"s newest robotaxis may face Chinese tariff roadblock

Robotaxis the company plans to eventually deploy by the thousands across the United States might be subject to stiff new tariffs that target electric vehicles imported from China......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

You’ll soon be able to control your iPhone and iPad with your eyes

Taking a cue from the Mac and Vision Pro, Apple will now lets users control iPhones and iPads with their gaze. There's extra focus on speech and hearing, too......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Linux maintainers were infected for 2 years by SSH-dwelling backdoor with huge reach

Ebury backdoors SSH servers in hosting providers, giving the malware extraordinary reach. Enlarge (credit: BeeBright / Getty Images / iStockphoto) Infrastructure used to maintain and distribute the Linux operating syste.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

VMware patches serious security flaws in some of its top products

Fixes for Workstation and Fusion look to prevent hackers from mounting denial-of-service attacks......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Apple says the majority of Mac users also own an iPad, which likely means macOS is never coming to the iPad

Today as part of M4 iPad Pro and M2 iPad Air release day, Harry McCracken at Fast Company published an interview with Apple execs wherein Greg Joswiak shared an interesting detail about Apple’s customer base. That detail has big implications for th.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Vision Pro international rollout beckons as China approves release

We’re expecting the Vision Pro international rollout to happen not long after WWDC, and we’ve now seen another element of the plan fall into place. An “Apple wearable computer” has been granted the Chinese quality and safety accreditation.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

FireMon Asset Manager 5.0 improves situational awareness

FireMon released FireMon Asset Manager 5.0. This new version of its solution provides real-time cyber situational awareness of an organization’s infrastructure, brings with it improved manageability, extends integration with other platforms, and fu.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Early retirement of old vehicles won"t save the planet, says study

Lifespan caps for passenger vehicles have limited effect on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and could drive up costs and material use, finds a new study published in Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability. The research shows that.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

AT&T paid bribes to get two major pieces of legislation passed, US gov’t says

Payments helped AT&T obtain key legislative wins in Illinois, prosecutors say. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | AaronP/Bauer-Griffin) The US government has provided more detail on how a former AT&T executive allegedly bri.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 14th, 2024

Joe Biden imposes tariffs on Chinese EVs, microchips, batteries, minerals; China vows retaliation

The biggest jump is for EVs, with the tariff rate quadrupling, while other imports are seeing levies doubled or being imposed for the first time......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 14th, 2024

Joe Biden imposes tariffs on Chinese EVs, microchips, batteries, minerals, other imports

The biggest jump is for EVs, with the tariff rate quadrupling, while other imports are seeing levies doubled or being imposed for the first time......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 14th, 2024

One of the last roadblocks to selling Apple Vision Pro in China has been lifted

In one of the last steps needed before an electronic device goes on sale, the Chinese safety regulators have approved the Apple Vision Pro for sale in the country.A screenshot from Taobao's visionOS app [Weibo]The "China Compulsory Certificate" (CCC).....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 14th, 2024

Black Basta ransomware group is imperiling critical infrastructure, groups warn

Threat group has targeted 500 organizations. One is currently struggling to cope. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Federal agencies, health care associations, and security researchers are warning that a ransomware group tr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 13th, 2024

iPadOS 17.5 now available with support for new iPads

Apple has released iPadOS 17.5 with no user-facing updates beyond support for new iPad models and their feature set.iPadOS 17.5 is now availableAll eyes are on the EU and Apple's compliance with the DMA, so recent operating system updates have not ha.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 13th, 2024

Biden set to levy 100% tariffs on Chinese EVs this week

Both the US and EU are deeply concerned about heavily subsidized Chinese OEMs. Enlarge / New energy vehicles are being loaded into containers for export at Taicang Port and Taicang International Terminal in Suzhou, Jiangsu Provin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 13th, 2024

Chinese fruit fly genomes reveal global migrations, repeated evolution

Fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster), which humans have inadvertently spread around the globe, arrived in China roughly 4,000 years ago, according to a new population genomics study that adds to our understanding of the insect's global migration, de.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 13th, 2024

Nitrogen pollution is less harmful to mixed forests, study shows

In a study published in the journal Plant and Soil, researchers from the Institute of Applied Ecology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have shown that mixed larch and deciduous forests are more resistant to soil acidification—a decrease in soil p.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 13th, 2024