Iran-linked hackers launch cyberattack during US shutdown

As the US government’s shutdown extends into its 34th day, hackers linked to Iran have taken advantage by launching a cyberattack. The shutdown over President Donald Trump’s $5.6bn (£4bn) budget request for a border wall with Mexico is the longest in US history....

AT&T reveals its ‘three pillars’ of 5G for business

AT&T has revealed its 5G roadmap for business which involves three pillars that will bring experiences ‘into the future’. Here are those pillars: Mobile 5G Fixed Wireless Edge Computing The operator notes how there are 15 million businesses in America seeking...

SK Broadband is having to double its capacity for Netflix

South Korean fixed broadband operator SK Broadband has said it’s having to double its network capacity to cope with Netflix demand. In order to cope, the operator will boost its data transfer speed for high-speed networks to 100 Gbps from 50 Gbps. The operator plans...

Zimbabwe shuts down internet amid protest crackdown

Zimbabwe has ordered a shutdown of internet services while it violently cracks down on protests over fuel hikes. Econet, the country’s largest mobile operator, is one company reporting it’s been ordered to cut off services. Access to popular services including...