Intel Adds Hardware-Enabled Ransomware Detection to 11th Gen vPro Chips – Tempemail

Intel and Cybereason have partnered to build anti-ransomware defenses into the chipmaker’s newly announced 11th generation Core vPro business-class processors. The hardware-based security enhancements are baked into Intel’s vPro platform via its Hardware Shield and Threat Detection Technology (TDT), enabling profiling and detection of ransomware and other threats that have Continue Reading

DDoS ‘Tax’ Adds to an Organisation’s Attack Burden, says NETSCOUT – Tempemail

Risna Steenkamp, General Manager: ESM Division at Networks Unlimited Africa Did you ever think about the ‘tax’ you pay as an organisation in the event of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack? In a nutshell, DDoS attacks by threat actors don’t only have a negative effect on businesses and Continue Reading

FBI adds 5 Chinese APT41 hackers to its Cyber’s Most Wanted List – Tempemail

The United States government today announced charges against 5 alleged members of a Chinese state-sponsored hacking group and 2 Malaysian hackers that are responsible for hacking than 100 companies throughout the world. Named as APT41 and also known as ‘Barium,”http://thehackernews.com/”Winnti, ‘Wicked Panda,’ and ‘Wicked Spider,’ the cyber-espionage group has been Continue Reading

Facebook adds labels to US posts about voting ahead of presidential election | Technology

Beginning Thursday, US Facebook users who post about voting may start seeing an addendum to their messages – labels directing readers to authoritative information about the upcoming presidential election. It’s the social network’s latest step to combat election-related misinformation on its platform as the presidential election nears, one in which Continue Reading

Apple Adds New Privacy Features to Upcoming iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur – Tempemail

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures. No, we’re not talking about ‘coronavirus,’ the current global pandemic because of which Apple—for the very first time in history—organized its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) virtually. Here we’re talking about a world in which we are all connected and constantly sharing data, also known Continue Reading

VirusTotal Adds Cynet’s Artificial Intelligence-Based Malware Detection – Tempemail

VirusTotal, the famous multi-antivirus scanning service owned by Google, recently announced new threat detection capabilities it added with the help of an Israeli cybersecurity firm. VirusTotal provides a free online service that analyzes suspicious files and URLs to detect malware and automatically shares them with the security community. With the Continue Reading

MultiChoice Adds Netflix and Amazon Video Prime Streaming for Subscribers | Tempemail

Image sourced from The Vanguard Nigeria South African tv dish satellite operator MultiChoice will soon be adding both streaming services Netflix and Amazon Prime Video to its DStv platform. This comes as the pay-TV operator continues to show growth in the market, adding roughly another 900,000 DStv and GOtv subscribers Continue Reading

Twitter Adds Fact-Checking Labels on Tweets Mentioning 5G and COVID-19 | Tempemail

Sourced from Wired. Twitter has begun displaying fact-check labels on tweets that appear to incorrectly link 5G mobile technology to the spread of the coronavirus. Labels reading “Get the facts on COVID-19” have been appearing beneath these certain tweets. Clicking on the label links the user through a thread titled: Continue Reading