Friday, April 16, 2021
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Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 25 May

Retail and eCommerce highlights this week includes: Pixafy and Net at Work collaborate to develop eCommerce platform for Sage X3. Research indicates that half of workers confess to 'cutting corners' on...
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NCSC launches Suspicious Email Reporting Service

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has launched its Suspicious Email Reporting Service. It wants people to send it any suspicious emails they receive, including those about the coronavirus (COVID-19). As...
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Qualys adds malware detection to its 60-day free offer

Qualys has extended its support for organisations who are dealing with a surge of mobile workers. It has added malware detection to its cloud-based Remote Endpoint Protection offer. The offer gives...
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DoJ takes on Russian military malware team

Six members of a Russian military malware and cybercrime group have been indicted by the US Department of Justice. The indictment stops short of calling them a cyber warfare group but...
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IBM X-Force focuses on Dark Web 

The latest IBM X-Force quarterly report suggests reported attacks could fall to 2011 levels although it issues a severe warning around the risks of the Dark Web and Ransomware. Ransomware becoming a...
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US Govt uses bitcoins to buy back secrets 

Last week Russia-backed hacking collective ShadowBrokers announced it had hacked private US security contractor Equation Group. Equation Group is believed to be a contractor for the US National Security Agency and responsible...
Cyber security or sex?

Cyber security or sex?

How important is cyber security to you? What would you give up to be safer in cyber space? Do you feel that sharing the password to your social media account is...
SecureWorks warns ransomware threat to increase in 2017

SecureWorks sees 2017 held to ransom

Managed Security Provider (MSP) SecureWorks has said it expects ransomware threats to keep growing in 2017. This should come as no surprise despite some ransomware owners giving up in 2016. The...
Fake FaceApp Challenge delivers adware

Kaspersky warns fake FaceApp installing MobiDash

Cyber criminals are distributing a least one fake version of the viral FaceApp age challenge warns security company Kaspersky. Those users downloading and installing the fake version are infected with the...
Forcepoint discovers new Cerber ransomware attack

Clever Cerber ransomware attack spotted

Researchers at security specialist Forcepoint have disclosed details of an email attack distributing the Cerber ransomware. The blog was posted by Nicholas Griffin and is entitled Cerber Actor Distributing Malware Over...


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NSA lists five vulnerabilities Russia’s SVR is targeting now

The National Security Agency (NSA) has listed five known vulnerabilities that Russia’s SVR is currently targeting. Although there are patches for all of the...
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Asana launches globalisation features and new partner program

It has been a big week for Asana, the work management platform vendor. In a single press release, it made several big announcements. It...
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How to set an automatic signature in Outlook

How to set an automatic signature for emails in Outlook
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Report highlight touchless technologies are here to stay

The Coronavirus pandemic has accelerated eCommerce and the wider acceptance of the need for digital transformation in business. Another technology that is expected to...
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Guardicore gives Zero Trust to Infection Monkey

Guardicore has unveiled new Zero Trust assessment capabilities in Infection Monkey. The open-source breach and attack simulation (BAS) tool helps security teams identify vulnerabilities...
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US mobile and digital ad revenues jumped 12% in 2020

As the world grapples with the ongoing ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic, the digital advertising sector continues to show resilience. According to the “IAB...
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Users are getting better at recognising phishing attacks

Users are getting better at recognising phishing attacks, claims security culture company KnowBe4. Many are now reporting email phishing attacks to their IT department....
NSA and FBI move to help Microsoft with its Exchange Server vulnerabilities (Image Credit: Dalton Abraham on Unsplash)

NSA and FBI move to help Microsoft with its Exchange Server vulnerabilities

Over the last month, Microsoft Exchange servers have been targeted by the HAFNIUM threat group. It led Microsoft to issue out-of-band patches and issue...
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Templafy launches Engage for collaborative content review

Seth Godin once said that “Content Marketing is all the Marketing that’s left.” The Templafy content enablement platform aims to assist marketers to deliver...

iM (Intelligent Mining) to operates solar-powered blockchain

Intelligent Mining (iM) has launched solar-powered blockchain mining. With rising worries over massive electricity usage in blockchain, iM is producing a solution suited to...
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Informatica unveils intelligent data management cloud to support digital transformation

Informatica has unveiled an Intelligent Data Management Cloud solution. The platform is designed to help businesses truly innovate with their data on any platform....
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Qntrl emerges to democratise business process software

There is a new player in the business process software market. Qntrl, a subsidiary of the Zoho Corporation, has launched its Workflow Orchestration Software...
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Apple and Google block NHS Covid-19 update

Apple and Google have blocked the NHS Covid-19 app update after it broke the rules. The agreement between the tech giants and the NHS...
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CGS Survey reveals consumer interest in Augmented Reality for customer service guidance

With increased education and exposure, US consumers show willingness to use augmented reality in household repairs and product assembly. CGS has announced new insights...