Cisco emits 25 security bug fixes for IOS, takes second crack at patching WAN router SNAFUs

Oh no, these patches kinda blow, go go Switchzilla!
Just as Cisco is looking to close up more than two-dozen security flaws in networking boxes, researchers are claiming a set of previously-issued patches are failing to work properly.…

Cisco reckons there are intelligent ways to protect your network from attack – and it has free demos to prove it

Switchzilla touts advanced analytics, automation
Promo Protecting your network from a barrage of assaults by brand-new as well as tried-and-tested methods of attack is increasingly challenging.…

When it comes to 5G kit security, you can go your Huawei, EU tells member nations

Risk-assessment plan snubs Uncle Sam’s fears, will let Euro nations freely decide where to get telecoms gear
The European Union says it has a plan for securing its 5G networks – and no, it doesn’t necessarily involve forbidding the use of Huawei kit, U…

Brit broadband giants slammed as folk whinge about crap connections, underwhelming speeds

TalkTalk and Sky are the worst, but Vodafone is falling fast
TalkTalk and Sky are still dismally disappointing their customers – but Vodafone saw the biggest drop in ratings, according to a broadband survey from consumer group Which?.…

Debate around Huawei espionage fears in UK about as clear as those darn Brexit negotiations

Digital secretary responds to Commons Science and Technology Committee, sort of
Considering the state of political discourse in Britain, it comes as little surprise that the government has no idea whether it should follow allies and start banning certa…

O2 brings forth a Friday fail for some unlucky UK customers

Voice services go TITSUP* to round out the week
The UK’s O2 mobile network knocked off early for the week today as some customers found themselves unable to use voice services.…

Terrified of network downtime? Connectivity collapse? Let analytics banish fear of outages

Cisco says assurance solution will be just the ticket
Promo Infrastructure failure is a major cause of concern for enterprises, incurring huge costs in troubleshooting and a multiplicity of monitoring tools.…

What’s holding up the 5G utopia in Britain? Quite a lot, actually

Views from the morning after the night before
Special Report 5G is like an all-night drunken brainstorm in which the world’s brainiest telecoms boffins went wild, and really let rip. The morning after is a real headache.…

What’s holding up the 5G utopia in Britain? Quite a lot, actually

Views from the morning after the night before
Special Report 5G is like an all-night drunken brainstorm in which the world’s brainiest telecoms boffins went wild, and really let rip. The morning after is a real headache.…