Bitcoin price reaches three-year high of more than $19,000 | Technology

The price of bitcoin has broken through $19,000 for the first time in almost three years, taking the world’s biggest cryptocurrency close to its all-time high of just under $20,000. Bitcoin has surged by almost 40% in November and is up about 160% this year. It reached a peak of Continue Reading

Stantinko Botnet Now Targeting Linux Servers to Hide Behind Proxies – Tempemail

An adware and coin-miner botnet targeting Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Kazakhstan at least since 2012 has now set its sights on Linux servers to fly under the radar. According to a new analysis published by Intezer today and shared with The Hacker News, the trojan masquerades as HTTPd, a commonly Continue Reading

Team augmentation: IT Outsourcing Strategy- Tempemail

In August 2019, when Pentalog began collaborating with SumUp, a leading global financial technology company, our main objective was to ensure an efficient team augmentation to meet the company’s ambitious goals in Berlin. Therefore, some of our most skilled engineers working in Pentalog Chisinau joined the talented SumUp squad specialized Continue Reading

Cyber Hygiene for System Health and Online Security – Tempemail

Stefan van de Giessen, General Manager: Cybersecurity at Networks Unlimited Africa Organisations in the COVID-19 pandemic era have been forced to look at their security hygiene best practices in order to minimise risk, data leakage and non-compliance, while still allowing for operational flexibility and efficiency.  Employees have increasingly been both Continue Reading

Lookalike domains and how to outfox them- Tempemail

Our colleagues already delved into how cybercriminals attack companies through compromised email addresses of employees, and how to protect against such attacks using SPF, DKIM and DMARC technologies. But despite the obvious pluses of these solutions, there is a way to bypass them that we want to discuss. But let’s Continue Reading

M-Pesa Becomes First African FinTech to Join United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce – Tempemail

M-Pesa has revealed that it is the first mobile money provider in Africa to join the Financial Taskforce established by United for Wildlife, a coalition of charities that works to tackle the illegal wildlife trade. The M-Pesa mobile money system has become Africa’s most popular financial services provider and the Continue Reading