Chinese cybercriminal syndicate redoubles espionage efforts

Chinese cybercriminal syndicate redoubles espionage efforts

The US cybersecurity firm FireEye has detected a surge in online espionage carried out by the Chinese hacking group APT41. The spike in activity from APT41 began at the end of January and lasted till mid-March during which time the group targeted 75 organizations from...
IBM and The Weather Channel launch Covid-19 tracking maps

IBM and The Weather Channel launch Covid-19 tracking maps

Finding accurate and up-to-date information on the spread of the coronavirus is essential for researchers and scientists which is why IBM and its subsidiary The Weather Channel have released new tools to help do just that. While there are already a number of tools...
Malicious Android apps use coronavirus to hack user devices

Malicious Android apps use coronavirus to hack user devices

The number of coronavirus-related apps on the Google Play Store has increased significantly over the past few weeks as both legitimate developers and cybercriminals look to cash in on users’ fears surrounding the virus. By analyzing Android telemetry data,...