Copied tech and shut the inventor out of government contracts
Cisco has been hit with a massive $1.9 billion patent-infringement bill after it apparently nicked Centripetal Networks technology to shut the outfit out of lucrative government contracts.
Trade wars move to patent wars
Looks like Huawei is going to fight back against the US for the sanctions it has imposed on the company using the US patent system.
There is no point going on
Cisco appears to be having a couple of problems with its resistors and warned that two of them might give up the ghost after 18 months.
US's most recent "proof" of Chinese "spying"
Huawei and its Santa Clara-based subsidiary Futurewei stole trade secrets from San Jose tech giant Cisco and used them to copy Cisco routers, the US government claims.
Lets hackers in and makes them a cup of tea
Cisco is urging customers to update its Firepower Management Centre software "after users informed it of a critical bug that attackers could exploit over the internet".
World’s most costly botnets
One of the world's most costly and destructive botnets -- has returned from a four-month break.
Trade war fall out
The fallout from US President Donald [Prince of Orange] Trump’s ongoing trade war with China is beginning to hurt US technology suppliers selling into the Chinese market.
We thought only Huawei did that ?
While the US government bangs on about how Huawei gear is spying for the Chinese government, Cisco has agreed to pay $8.6 million to settle a claim that it sold video surveillance software it knew was vulnerable to hackers to hospitals, airports, schools, state governments and federal agencies.
Sorry, China - not you. It is Cisco
US Cisco networking giant Cisco patched a security vulnerability in some of its network switches that could take over IT equipment and spy on people.
Mooving ahead of the herd
While Britons mull Russian propaganda which claims 5G is a health risk, a herd of UK dairy cows have said “pull the udder one” and have moved ahead of the rest of the UK when it comes to 5G connectivity.