A few recent published stories on information technology:

Urgent Patch: Istio Authentication Vulnerability Could Leave Sensitive Data Exposed A severe authentication bypass vulnerability discovered by Aspen Mesh in the open source Istio service mesh software has been remedied, and users are urged to update their working deployments as soon (The New Stack), 2020-02-12.

CNCF: KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe Still on; Coronavirus Progress Monitored Despite worries around the spread of the coronavirus, the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe conference — expected to bring thousands of Kubernetes knowledge-seekers to Amsterdam next month — will go (The New Stack), 2020-02-10.

Shopify Unifies Mobile Development Under React Native E-commerce service provider Shopify is coalescing client-side development around React Native, a JavaScript framework that originated in Facebook for building cross-platform applications. (The New Stack), 2020-02-07.

HPE Buys into Cloud Native Service Authentication with Scytale Acquisition In a move to capture an important piece of the emerging cloud native computing market, Hewlett Packard Enterprise has acquired service authentication technology provider Scytale, the two companies ann (The New Stack), 2020-02-03.