ByteDance revenues more than double on back of TikTok boom | TikTok- Tempemail

ByteDance, the Chinese parent of TikTok, more than doubled its revenues last year as usage of the hugely popular video app boomed. The company, which last year weathered pressure from Donald Trump to sell its US operation as part of a trade war with China, reported a 111% increase in Continue Reading

Google Releases New Framework to Prevent Software Supply Chain Attacks – Tempemail

As software supply chain attacks emerge as a point of concern in the wake of SolarWinds and Codecov security incidents, Google is proposing a solution to ensure the integrity of software packages and prevent unauthorized modifications. Called “Supply chain Levels for Software Artifacts” (SLSA, and pronounced “salsa”), the end-to-end framework Continue Reading

[eBook] 7 Signs You Might Need a New Detection and Response Tool – Tempemail

It’s natural to get complacent with the status quo when things seem to be working. The familiar is comfortable, and even if something better comes along, it brings with it many unknowns. In cybersecurity, this tendency is countered by the fast pace of innovation and how quickly technology becomes obsolete, Continue Reading

Update‌ ‌Your Chrome Browser to Patch Yet Another 0-Day Exploit‌ed ‌in‌-the‌-Wild – Tempemail

Google has rolled out yet another update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux to fix four security vulnerabilities, including one zero-day flaw that’s being exploited in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-30554, the high severity flaw concerns a use after free vulnerability in WebGL (aka Web Graphics Library), a Continue Reading

How Tempemail and GitHub Now Work Better Together- Tempemail

Developers need to bring security into their workflows without pivoting to separate security tools to get vulnerability information. Tempemail has created an integration with GitHub to streamline the process of including more security in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) by automatically syncing activities between the two products. With the Continue Reading

Open source software expected to drive open RAN deployments- Tempemail

By guest author Simon Stanley, analyst at Heavy Reading he shift to virtualized RAN and open RAN is creating new opportunities for carriers to shift much of their RAN hardware and software to server-based platforms and solutions based on open source software. The O-RAN Alliance and other industry groups have Continue Reading

Molerats Hackers Return With New Attacks Targeting Middle Eastern Governments – Tempemail

A Middle Eastern advanced persistent threat (APT) group has resurfaced after a two-month hiatus to target government institutions in the Middle East and global government entities associated with geopolitics in the region in a rash of new campaigns observed earlier this month. Sunnyvale-based enterprise security firm Proofpoint attributed the activity Continue Reading

A New Spyware is Targeting Telegram and Psiphon VPN Users in Iran – Tempemail

Threat actors with suspected ties to Iran have been found to leverage instant messaging and VPN apps like Telegram and Psiphon to install a Windows remote access trojan (RAT) capable of stealing sensitive information from targets’ devices since at least 2015. Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky, which pieced together the activity, Continue Reading

Black Kingdom ransomware | Securelist- Tempemail

Black Kingdom ransomware appeared on the scene back in 2019, but we observed some activity again in 2021. The ransomware was used by an unknown adversary for exploiting a Microsoft Exchange vulnerability (CVE-2021-27065). The complexity and sophistication of the Black Kingdom family cannot bear a comparison with other Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) Continue Reading

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is right – the way we use social media is killing the art of conversation- Tempemail

Wherever you find yourself on the political and ideological spectrum, in this social media age – if you wobble on the tightrope – there will always be a mob of ideological puritans, judges and juries waiting for you to fall to your demise. Being a proud British Nigerian, I was Continue Reading