Eftpos expands security kit bag with new AI anti-fraud capability

Eftpos has switched on a new AI anti-fraud online capability as the Australian debit payments provider continues to expand its security features. The new capability is underpinned by a fraud…

IKEA Hit by Email Reply-Chain Cyberattack

IKEA, king of furniture-in-a-flat-box, warned employees on Friday that an ongoing cyberattack was using internal emails to malspam malicious links in active email threads. As of Friday – as in,…

Clearlake Capital to Acquire Quest Software

Clearlake Capital to Acquire Quest Software Private equity firm Clearlake Capital Group LP has agreed to acquire Californian tech company Quest Software from its current owner, Francisco Partners.  The terms of the planned transaction have…

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations

Israel Blamed for Crippling Attack on Iranian Gas Stations A cyber-attack which paralyzed Iran’s gas stations last month was launched by Israeli operatives, as tension between the Middle East rivals…

Here's the perfect gift for anyone with a PC, Mac, iPhone, or Android, and it doesn't break the bank

This is that time of year when people are busy looking for gifts for friends and family. Socks. After shave. Chocolates. How about giving someone a gift that will keep…

How to identify (and avoid) security threats while shopping online

Although you want to grab the best deals this holiday weekend, remember that this is the perfect time for scammers to take advantage of you online. Phishing emails — claiming…

We Might Be Seeing Some New Scams This Black Friday

On this Black Friday, you might get more than just some great deals as fraudsters are polishing their malware droppers, phishing lures, and bogus sites. A thorough study outlining the most frequent…

New Twists on Gift-Card Scams Flourish on Black Friday

Fake merchandise and crypto jacking are among the new ways cybercriminals will try to defraud people flocking online for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Black Friday cyber-pariahs have revamped gift-card…

TIO wants telcos to have 24-hour fraud hotline

The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) has called for telcos to have a 24-hour hotline, or at a minimum extend current hotline hours, to allow consumers to report cases of fraud,…