AITP-NCFL News, January 20, 2022

AITP-NCFL News, January 20, 2022


  • BleepingComputer:  Red Cross cyberattack exposes data of 515,000 people seeking missing family
  • 9to5linux:  New Linux Kernel Vulnerability Patched in All Supported Ubuntu Systems, Update Now
  • BleepingComputer:  CISA urges US orgs to prepare for data-wiping cyberattacks
  • BleepingComputer:  Office 365 phishing attack impersonates the US Department of Labor


  • CIO:  Ericsson’s Tony Caesar: It’s not about clocking hours, it’s about clocking results
  • InformationWeek:  Data Fabrics: Six Top Use Cases
  • The Register:  COVID-19 was a generational opportunity for change at work – and corporate blew it
  • Information/Age:  Top 10 attributes of a true data leader

Skill Sets

Stranger than Fiction

  • maketecheasier:  5 of the Best Websites to Learn Morse Code Online for Free
  • ExtremeTech:  Facebook Patented a Mechanical Eyeball

Industry News

  • ars technica:  Wi-Fi 7 hardware demos herald next-gen wireless networking
  • Krebs On Security:  IRS Will Soon Require Selfies for Online Access
  • CIODive:  J.C. Penney targets IT, e-commerce overhaul with new executives

Cool Tech

  • CoinTech:  Intel to Unveil ‘Ultra Low-Voltage Bitcoin Mining ASIC’ in February
  • ZDNet:  Wine 7.0 arrives with a “large” number of improvements: Here’s what’s new