Hughes’ Jupiter System to Support High-Performance Broadband in Sub-Saharan Africa


Industry leading satellite platform will power 100 percent of the capacity
on Global-IP’s GiSat-1 high-throughput satellite 

Germantown, Md., May 23, 2017Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that its JUPITER™ System has been selected by Global-IP Cayman as the technology platform to enable its mission of bringing high-performance connectivity to mobile devices used throughout the Sub-Saharan Africa region. The JUPITER System will be used to provision 100 percent of the capacity on Global-IP’s GiSat-1 150 Gbps high-throughput satellite (HTS).

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WannaCry successor is new ‘Doomsday’ SMB worm that uses 7 NSA hacking tools


News broke today of follow-up worm to the WannaCry malware was used in a global cyber-attack last Friday. WannaCry used a pair of NSA hacking tools to spread and install malware, EternalRocks has a further five NSA tools in its malicious toolbox, making a total of seven. This makes it more dangerous in terms of being able to potentially infect more PCs in an even swifter manner than WannaCry managed.

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Hackers hit Russian bank customers


Following a news report that Russian investigators have uncovered a hacking campaign where “malware planted on Android mobile devices [was used] to steal from domestic bank customers”, Javvad Malik, security advocate at AlienVault calls for mobile users to be more aware and to understand the risks associated when accessing information from insecure sites saying:

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Exmouth RNLI volunteers officially name their new ‘workhorse’ George Bearman II

Photos: (Credit Simon Culliford)

PR220517-1 Pauline Smith names George Bearman II with Helm, Roger Jackson.

PR220517-2 Molly Stott presents to Pauline Smith and receives flowers from Martin Gregory.

A Naming and Dedication ceremony took place at Exmouth lifeboat station for the second D class lifeboat provided by Pauline Smith, in memory of her grandfather, George Bearman.

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