Relativity Area raises $500 million as its sets sights on the industrialization of Mars

Relativity Area raises $500 million as its sets sights on the industrialization of Mars

3D-printed rocket startup Relativity Area has closed$500 million in Series D financing(
making official the previously reported raise), the business revealed today. This funding was led by Tiger Global Management, and included participation by a host of brand-new financiers consisting of Fidelity Management & Research Business, Baillie Gifford, Iconiq Capital, General Catalist and more. This […]
Relativity also locked in a first authorities contract from the U.S. government this year, to introduce a new experimental cryogenic fluid management system on behalf of client Lockheed Martin, as part of NASA’s suite of Tipping Point contracts to fund the development of new innovations for space exploration. The business’s ambitions are huge, so this new big funding round must provide it with fuel to grow even more strongly in 2021. Whether on Mars or on Earth, massive 3D printing definitely has an appealing future, and it looks like Relativity is well-positioned to take benefit….

Decrypted: Tesla’s ransomware near miss, Palantir’s S-1 danger factors

Decrypted: Tesla’s ransomware near miss, Palantir’s S-1 danger factors

Another hectic week in cybersecurity. In case you missed it: An extensively utilizedmessaging app used by over a million protesters has several significant security flaws; a little-known loophole has let
the DMV sell driver’s licenses and Social Security records to private investigators; and the U.S. federal government is taking legal action against to recover over $2.5 million in […]
That’s how much a Tesla worker would have netted if they accepted a bribe from a Russian operative to install malware on Tesla’s Gigafactory network in Nevada. Instead, the worker told the FBI and the Russian was jailed. This data-stealing ransomware is an increasing pattern. The hackers usually threaten to release the victim’s files if the ransom isn’t paid. …

SpaceX raises $1.9 billion in biggest financing round to date

SpaceX raises $1.9 billion in biggest financing round to date

SpaceX has actually raised $1.9 billion in brand-new funding, per a filing with the SEC from Tuesday which was first identified by Reuters. The business had actually been reported by Bloomberg to be in the funding procedure previously, which pegged the post-money evaluation of SpaceX at $46 billion following this raise. The brand-new financing for the still-private […] SpaceX raises $1.9 billion in largest financing round to date …

Decrypted: Police hack criminal phone network; Randori raises $20M Series A

Decrypted: Police hack criminal phone network; Randori raises $20M Series A

Recently was, for many Americans, a four-day work week. But a lot still happened in the security world. The U.S. government’s cybersecurity firms cautioned of two important vulnerabilities– one in Palo Alto’s networking tech and the other in F5’s equipment– that foreign, country state-backed hackers will “likely” make use of these defects to get […]
, for the majority of Americans, a four-day work week.– that foreign, nation state-backed hackers will”likely “exploit these flaws to get access to networks, steal data or spread out malware. Here’s more from the week. …

Decrypted: No warrants for web information, UK grid cyberattack, CyberArk purchases Idaptive

Decrypted: No warrants for web information, UK grid cyberattack, CyberArk purchases Idaptive

One vote. That’s all it needed for a bipartisan Senate change to pass that would have stopped federal authorities from further accessing countless Americans’browsing records. It didn’t. One Republican was in quarantine, another was AWOL. Two Democratic senators– including previous governmental hopeful Bernie Sanders– were nowhere to be seen and […]
That’s all it needed for a bipartisan Senate modification to pass that would have stopped federal authorities from further accessing millions of Americans’ browsing records. One Republican was in quarantine, another was AWOL. Thanks in part to his efforts in conserving the web, he was sentenced to time served and strolled totally free. …