CenturyLink says that botnets are becoming a real-life cyberthreat to governments, businesses and consumers.

The first-quarter 2018 earnings reporting season has begun, and FierceTelecom is tracking how key players in the wireline telecom industry performed.

CenturyLink, Frontier and Windstream will see broadband fortunes start to turn slightly in the first quarter.

Financial analysts say that Consolidated's efforts to improve the FairPoint markets won't be realized until the second half of 2018.

SiteLock, a cloud-based security provider for websites, has been acquired by private equity firm ABRY Partners.

Zayo has started to grow its fiber momentum in Canada.

As the top five telcos look to complete network migration and broadband expansion efforts, they have forecast varying 2018 capital spending plans.

EQT has completed its acquisition of a large stake in Spirit Communications.