Bloombergs PR Coup / SuperMicros PR Desaster?!

Am 4. Oktober 2018 hat Bloomberg die Bombe [https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-10-04/the-big-hack-how-china-used-a-tiny-chip-to-infiltrate-america-s-top-companies] platzen lassen: Man habe, so der Bericht, Quellen und Beweise dafür, dass Supermicro in seinen Servern einen Chip verbaut, (zu den vermeintlichen Gründen hierfür später in dem Artikel mehr), welche es Dritten ermöglicht, Date...
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Meltdown & Spectre – STATUS

As most of you may be aware, Intel (and AMD) do have some nasty bugs design flaws inside their CPUs.... This Page tries to keep you updated on the current status. Please bear with us if we're a bit late sometimes, but our first and utmost Priority currently is to keep our customers safe. There is an Update-Section at the end of the page that will be kept up2date as timely as possible. ...
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Merry Christmas!

MERRY CHRISTMAS! We wish all our Customers, Partners, Employees, helping Hands, Office suppliers, Friends, Idea-Generators and Delivery Partners a merry Christmas. Enjoy the Holidays!
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Cloud Security – Microsoft is doing it right. NOT!

Wie der Heise Security Ticker hier berichtet hat Microsoft mal wieder was verloren: Dieses Mal: Das TLS-Zertifikat wie auch die privaten Schlüssel (Private Keys) ihres Dynamics-365-Dienstes. Microsoft Dynamics ist ein ERP. Also nicht gerade eine harmlose Anwendung, welche einfach so im Netz rumfliegen sollte. Die Daten, welche dort drauf liegen sind in den meisten Fällen als "Confidential...
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NORAD – Watch Santa along his way around the world

In contrary to the (otherwise) quite serious topics we post on our Newsticker, this time it's completely off-topic and has no (well: almost no) connection to what we do all day long: As every year since 1955, NORAD (the North American Aerospace Defense Command is tracking Santa along his way around the world). What has, back in 1955, been unintentionally started due to a typo has become ...
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pfSense V2.4.0

pfSense V2.4.0 has been released. We have been running RC- and Beta Versions on our Infrastructure for quite some time and have had no issues. PLEASE NOTE: The Update may take up to one hour!
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GPGTools 2017.1 (2006n) for MacOS 10.13 released

... Probably the first Time since the existence of GPGTools... the impossible has become true: GPGTools for MacOS 10.13 (High Sierra) is already released. Link: https://releases.gpgtools.org/nightlies/GPG_Suite-2006n.dmg As you might know, Compination GmbH is hosting GPGTools Download-Servers. We are proud being able to contribute our resources and experience for the GPGTools Team!
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iX: “ZFS und Debian 9: Proxmox VE 5.0 überzeugt im Test”

In der aktuellen iX (KW35 / 2017) ist ein sehr informativer Artikel über Proxmox VE 5.0 erschienen: https://www.heise.de/ix/meldung/ZFS-und-Debian-9-Proxmox-VE-5-0-ueberzeugt-im-Test-3813719.html
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Proxmox VE 5.0 released

Proxmox has released V5.0 of it's Virtualization-Solution. New features include: Based on Debian Stretch 9.0 Kernel 4.10.15 QEMU 2.9 LXC: update to 2.0.8 New asynchronous Storage Replication feature (needs ZFS, technology preview) New/updated LXC templates (Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Arch Linux, Gentoo and Alpine) Updated/improved noVNC console] Ceph v12...
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