The modern workplace: Will remote tech workers tolerate being monitored?

Working remotely or working at the office? Choices for the modern workplace. Photo: Tom Foremski The Omicron surge has forced businesses to again delay a date for a return to…

Conti Ransomware Targets Taiwanese Apple and Tesla Contractor Delta Electronics

Recently, Delta Electronics, a Taiwan-based company, and provider for big names like Tesla, Apple, Dell, or HP, has announced that it was impacted by a cyberattack. More Details on the Delta…

BlackCat ransomware targeting US, European retail, construction and transportation orgs

Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 released a deep-dive into the BlackCat ransomware, which emerged in mid-November 2021 as an innovative ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) group leveraging the Rust programming language and offering…

White House Releases Zero Trust Strategy for Federal Government

White House Releases Zero Trust Strategy for Federal Government The White House has unveiled its strategy to embed a zero trust approach to cybersecurity across the federal government. The memorandum, published…

Silkworm security? Researchers create new authentication method using silk fibers

Researchers have developed a novel way to potentially improve digital security – the use of silk as a security key.  The proposal is the work of the South Korean Gwangju…

UK security centre urges companies to boost their defences after cyberattacks on Ukraine

Organisations are being urged to take action in order to bolster their cybersecurity resilience as a result of the ongoing tensions between Russia and Ukraine. The National Cyber Security Centre…

Google Play app dropped Vultur banking Trojan on Android handsets

A Trojanized 2FA authenticator app has been removed from the Google Play Store.  The app, 2FA Authenticator, was discovered by the Pradeo security team.  According to a cached version of…

NCSC Warns UK Organizations to Prepare for Russian Cyber-Attacks

NCSC Warns UK Organizations to Prepare for Russian Cyber-Attacks The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has warned UK organizations to prepare for Russian cyber-attacks amid ongoing geopolitical tensions in Ukraine. The new…

Online Investment Fraud Network Taken Down by Law Enforcement

Online Investment Fraud Network Taken Down by Law Enforcement Bulgarian law enforcement has successfully taken down a network of online investment fraudsters responsible for losses of more than €10m. The…

Home Affairs seeking support to build out Australia's identity-matching system

The Department of Home Affairs is looking for an organisation to help it build and deploy components for the country’s identity-matching services (IDMS), as well as host and manage elements…