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People buy fake coronavirus vaccine certificates on Telegram

There’s exponential growth in market activity for fake coronavirus vaccine certificates, primarily on Telegram, Check Point Research said. Advertisements promise the EU Digital COVID certificate,...
Oracle retail for CIOs

Retail faced highest level of ransomware attacks: Sophos

Retail segment faced the highest level of ransomware attacks in 2020, with 44 percent of organizations hit, according to Sophos report. The “State of Ransomware...
NortonLifeLock security solutions

NortonLifeLock buys Avast in a $8.6 bn deal, to cut job

Antivirus supplier NortonLifeLock today announced merger details with Britain’s Avast in a transaction valued between $8.1 billion and $8.6 billion in stock. The merger values Avast’s...
Gigabyte HPC Server

RansomExx attacks Gigabyte, may release data of Intel, AMD

RansomExx has attacked Taiwan-based Gigabyte and may release more than 112 GB of data that may include confidential documents from chip makers Intel, AMD...
Amazon Kindle e-reader

Amazon fixes security issues e-reader Kindle: Check Point

Amazon has fixed security flaws in Amazon Kindle, the world’s most popular e-reader, Check Point Research (CPR) said. Hackers could have leveraged the flaws to...
WhatsApp customers

7 tips to protect your security and privacy on WhatsApp

WhatsApp is probably the most popular instant messenger out there and is a social network in its own way. Most people share their important and...
cybersecurity issues from Russia

Hackers attack renewable energy group ERG

Italian renewable energy group ERG said a cybersecurity breach had caused only minor disruption to its information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure. ERG said it was...
Sophos at IT event

Sophos buys US-based Refactr

Sophos, a cybersecurity solution provider, has acquired Refactr, which develops and markets DevSecOps automation platform that bridges the gap between DevOps and cybersecurity. Based in...
McAfee MVISION Private A

McAfee announces MVISION Private Access

McAfee Enterprise announced MVISION Private Access that extends data and threat protection capabilities to private applications hosted across hybrid IT environments. A Deloitte survey of CIOs found...
Cisco networking business

Cisco fixes vulnerability that allowed criminals to execute code and control a firewall

Cisco announced that it has fixed a vulnerability in Cisco Firepower Device Manager (FDM) On-Box discovered by Positive Technologies experts Nikita Abramov and Mikhail Klyuchnikov. This device...

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