Colombian Real Estate Agency Leak Exposes Records of Over 100,000 Buyers – Tempemail

More than one terabyte of data containing 5.5 million files has been left exposed, leaking personal information of over 100,000 customers of a Colombian real estate firm, according to cybersecurity company WizCase. The breach was discovered by Ata Hakçıl and his team in a database owned by Coninsa Ramon H, Continue Reading

Influencers say Russia-linked PR agency asked them to disparage Pfizer vaccine | Marketing & PR- Tempemail

French and German YouTubers, bloggers and influencers have been offered money by a supposedly UK-based PR agency with apparent Russian connections to falsely tell their followers the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is responsible for hundreds of deaths. Fazze, which said it was an “influencer marketing platform … connecting bloggers and advertisers”, claimed Continue Reading

Russian agency created fake leftwing news outlet with fictional editors, Facebook says | Facebook

The Russian agency that interfered in the 2016 US election created a fake leftwing news publication, staffed it with fake editors with AI-generated photos and hired real freelance reporters as part of a fresh influence operation detected and removed by Facebook, the company said on Tuesday. The latest operation by Continue Reading

Canada spy agency warned of ‘shock waves’ from arrest of Huawei founder’s daughter – Networking- Tempemail

Canada’s intelligence agency warned that arresting the daughter of billionaire Huawei founder Ren Zheng would set off global “shock waves” and seriously affect ties with China, just before her detention in Vancouver on a US extradition request, new court documents show. Released on Friday, the documents show the involvement of Continue Reading

Will regional agency hubs in APAC still exist in a post-coronavirus world?- Tempemail

As ad spend is squeezed globally, agencies are having to run redundancy and furlough schemes but in Asia Pacific, it’s the hubs that could be hit the hardest. As the economic impact of the pandemic is realised, one of the areas to be cut first is the multiple layers of Continue Reading

Crocs hires Hey Honey as its pan-European social creative agency of record- Tempemail

The global footwear brand, Crocs Europe B.V. has appointed Hey Honey as its social creative AOR for Europe, following a competitive pitch. Amsterdam and London-based Hey Honey will be responsible for social creative in Crocs’ key markets, which include Germany, the United Kingdom and France. Newly appointed marketing director of Continue Reading

Tempemail webinar: using data to exceed client expectations- Tempemail

Now more than ever, it’s obvious that agencies are having to meet client expectations with fewer resources than in the past. The speed with which the industry moves has accelerated, and while tech allows us to collaborate and create campaigns at lightning speed, that has also fostered an expectation that Continue Reading

Agency Growth Stories: Ecstasy of Gold on the grift and celebration of hard word- Tempemail

In its Agency Growth Stories series, The Future Factory interview some of the most interesting and successful agencies operating right now, to unpick and share how they began and how they’ve got to where they are now. Based in beautiful, light flooded warehouse space in Hackney, London, Ecstasy of Gold Continue Reading

Agency Growth Stories: Superimpose on new business and agency propositions- Tempemail

In their Agency Growth Stories series, The Future Factory interview some of the most interesting and successful agencies operating right now, to unpick and share what makes them so unique, and the mindsets that have fuelled their growth. Superimpose could be described as an underground agency, a best kept secret. Continue Reading