A Security Engineer and Hacker Share Their Experiences with Security Assessments- Tempemail

App Security is More Vital than Ever The number of apps that organizations and individuals interact with has exploded over the last several years, creating an expansive landscape to make and keep safe. According to IDC, in the five years between 2018 and 2023, 500 million new digital apps and Continue Reading

Tesla reports record quarterly profit as electric car sales boom | Tesla

Tesla announced a record quarterly profit on Monday as sales of its electric vehicles boomed in the first three months of year. The world’s most valuable car company recorded a profit of $438m on revenues of $10.39bn despite facing supply issues and the latest in a series of safety investigations Continue Reading

Apple iOS 14.5 update includes ‘app tracking transparency’ feature | Apple

Users of iPhones can now prevent advertisers tracking them across their apps, after the release of the latest software update from Apple introduced the controversial feature despite the protests of Facebook and the advertising industry. The update, iOS 14.5, includes a setting called “app tracking transparency”, which for the first Continue Reading

Hackers Threaten to Leak D.C. Police Informants’ Info If Ransom Is Not Paid – Tempemail

The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) of the District of Columbia has become the latest high-profile government agency to fall victim to a ransomware attack. The Babuk Locker gang claimed in a post on the dark web that they had compromised the DC Police’s networks and stolen 250 GB of unencrypted Continue Reading

Understanding the 2020 MITRE ATT&CK Results – Tempemail

The release of MITRE Engenuity’s Carbanak+Fin7 ATT&CK evaluations every year is a benchmark for the cybersecurity industry. The organization’s tests measure how well security vendors can detect and respond to threats and offers an independent metric for customers and security leaders to understand how well vendors perform on a variety Continue Reading

Hackers Exploit 0-Day Gatekeeper Flaw to Attack MacOS Computers – Tempemail

Security is only as strong as the weakest link. As further proof of this, Apple released an update to macOS operating systems to address an actively exploited zero-day vulnerability that could circumvent all security protections, thus permitting unapproved software to run on Macs. The macOS flaw, identified as CVE-2021-30657, was Continue Reading

APT trends report Q1 2021- Tempemail

For four years, the Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) at Kaspersky has been publishing quarterly summaries of advanced persistent threat (APT) activity. The summaries are based on our threat intelligence research and provide a representative snapshot of what we have published and discussed in greater detail in our private Continue Reading

FBI, CISA Uncover Tactics Employed by Russian Intelligence Hackers – Tempemail

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Monday published a new joint advisory as part of their latest attempts to expose the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) adopted by the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) in Continue Reading

How a hi-tech search for Genghis Khan is helping polar bears | Endangered species

Genghis Khan got his dying wish: despite attempts by archaeologists and scientists to find the Mongolian ruler’s final resting place, the location remains a secret 800 years after his death. The search for his tomb, though, has inspired an innovative project that could help protect polar bears. “I randomly tuned Continue Reading