Ericsson’s very good bad quarter, Mozilla encrypts SNI, new TIP projects, and more

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Coming off a long string of losses, Ericsson probably hoped to turn in some good news, but at its latest financial results, the company announced the sacking of 50 people in response to a corruption scandal.…

Ex-Huawei man claims Chinese giant is suing his startup to ‘surpass’ US tech dominance

Both parties accuse each other of IP theft
CNEX Labs co-founder and CTO Yiren Ronnie Huang have accused Huawei and its subsidiary Futurewei of engaging in industrial espionage to steal CNEX’s SSD intellectual property.…

F5: Don’t panic but folks can slip past vulnerable firewall servers, thanks to libssh’s credentials-optional ‘security’

Also: AWS on avoiding state machine slips
Updated Network box maker F5 has shipped some firewall gear that is potentially vulnerable to the libssh authentication-bypass bug.…

F5: Don’t panic but anyone can log into our load balancers, thanks to libssh’s credentials-optional security goof

Also: AWS talks how to avoid TLS state machine slips
Network box maker F5 says it has shipped load balancers that are vulnerable to the libssh authentication-bypass bug – meaning anyone who can reach the devices over the network or internet can potenti…