Protego Daily Update: 12/18/18

Here are the five stories we are following today:

For the last 6 mo, New Knowledge led an investigation into Russian interference on behalf of the Senate Intelligence Committee (SSCI). That report is here:

Walt Mossberg, one of the top tech journalists, announced Monday that he will deactivate his Facebook and Facebook Messenger accounts.

China continues to race ahead in the deployment of 5G cellular networksElizabeth Woyke examines the implications.

Will the US government finally be able to move infrastructure to the cloud?  Jason Miller explains How OMB’s new cyber policy may finally lift the albatross off of the cloud

A major consolidation in the telecom space moves one step closer to reality, as the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. (CFIUS) approved the proposed T-Mobile & Sprint merger