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NortonLifeLock receives okay for $8.6 bn deal to buy Avast

NortonLifeLock, a provider of security software solutions, announced its $8.6 billion merger with Avast is now expected to close on September 12, 2022, following...
IT network security issues

Italian oil company Eni faces cyber attack

Eni, the state-controlled oil company in Italy, said it faced a cyber attack but the consequences appear to be minor so far. Eni has admitted...
Google developers

Google announces Open Source software vulnerability rewards program

Google has launched a Open Source software vulnerability rewards program and will award up to $31,337 to researchers who spot vulnerabilities in the company’s...
TikTok mobile app

Microsoft finds bug in TikTok app before hackers attack

Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team has discovered vulnerability in the TikTok app for Android that can let hackers take over private, short-form videos of...
LinkedIn job India

Hackers use LinkedIn to spread data stealing malware

Hackers are using Microsoft-owned LinkedIn to spread data stealing malware by sending connection requests in disguise of people working with reputed companies. Researchers from AI...
Digital Identification Verification vendors

Digital identity verification spend to exceed $20 bn

Spend on digital identity verification checks will reach $20.8 billion globally in 2027 from $11.6 billion in 2022, according to Juniper Research. The growth in...
Akasa Air IT investment

Akasa Air suffers data breach, says it was not hacking

Akasa Air, India’s new airline, has suffered a data breach, allowing unauthorized individuals to view data of some of its customers. Anand Srinivasan is the...
IT network security issues

5 tips for protecting your company’s accounts

Organizations are prioritizing cybersecurity in 2022. The Enterprise Strategy Group’s Technology Spending Intentions survey revealed that 69 percent of businesses are increasing their security...
Cyber security tips

Cyber attack impacts Montenegro’s state infrastructure

A cyber attack has impacted Government digital infrastructure in Montenegro. Public Administration Minister Maras Dukaj said the government has taken timely measures to mitigate...
tablet user

Password manager LastPass reports cyber attack

Popular digital password manager LastPass said hackers recently stole parts of the company’s source code and other sensitive data. The company’s chief executive said in...

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