Gartner: IT spending will drop 8% as COVID-19 hits enterprise wallets

Gartner: IT spending will drop 8% as COVID-19 hits enterprise wallets

Gartner this week said that IT spending across the globe is projected to total $3.4 trillion in 2020, a decline of 8% from 2019 due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In January Gartner had forecast Worldwide IT spending to total $3.9 trillion in 2020, an increase of 3.4% from 2019. Gartner’s new forecast […]
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 Hits the stage

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 Hits the stage

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.2 brings new features that include expanded monitoring capabilities in Red Hat Insights for and new container tools, including containerized versions of Skopeo and Buildah. Red Hat says RHEL 8.2 is arriving at a time when, because of...
Attack campaign hits thousands of MS-SQL servers for two years

Attack campaign hits thousands of MS-SQL servers for two years

In December, security researchers noticed an uptick in brute-force attacks against publicly exposed Microsoft SQL servers. It turns out the attacks go as far back as May 2018 and infect on average a couple thousand database servers every day with remote access Trojans...