Eavesdropping Bugs in MediaTek Chips Affect 37% of All Smartphones and IoT Globally – Tempemail

Multiple security weaknesses have been disclosed in MediaTek system-on-chips (SoCs) that could have enabled a threat actor to elevate privileges and execute arbitrary code in the firmware of the audio processor, effectively allowing the attackers to carry out a “massive eavesdrop campaign” without the users’ knowledge. The discovery of the Continue Reading

New Leak Reveals Abuse of Pegasus Spyware to Target Journalists Globally – Tempemail

A sweeping probe into a data leak of more than 50,000 phone numbers has revealed an extensive misuse of Israeli company NSO Group’s Pegasus “military-grade spyware” to facilitate human rights violations by surveilling heads of state, activists, journalists, and lawyers around the world. Dubbed the “Pegasus Project,” the investigation is Continue Reading

Mastercard Partners with MTN to Enable MoMo Customers to Transact Globally – Tempemail

Mastercard has joined forces with MTN to enable millions of MTN MoMo customers in 16 African countries to shop and pay online with global merchants. Through a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to MTN MoMo (Mobile Money) wallets, consumers can now unlock a host of opportunities and shop from their Continue Reading

Bitcoin could Rank as the 8th Largest Bank Globally, Research Says | Tempemail

If Bitcoin were a bank, it would rank as the eighth largest bank globally with a market cap of $169.01 billion, according to data gathered by Buy Shares. Bitcoin continues to lead the cryptocurrency sector towards mainstream adoption on a global scale by directly competing with traditional players like banks. Continue Reading

Bank of India to use Uniken’s REL-ID technology to secure online banking channels globally- Tempemail

Read Article Bank of India has chosen Uniken’s REL-ID technology for securing its digital channels and ensuring customers’ cybersecurity. The REL-ID secure platform offers a comprehensive suite of protection, detection and correction technologies in the mobile app security/shielding space. Bimal Gandhi, CEO, Uniken Inc said, “Mobile and digital enterprises are Continue Reading

Disney+ Streaming service gains 54.5mn subscribers globally- Tempemail

Read Article Disney’s video on-demand streaming service Disney Plus (Disney+) has garnered 54.5 million subscribers worldwide, up 21 million from the 33.5 million it last reported on March 28. Disney’s significant growth earlier this year came from launches of the service in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, France, Continue Reading

42% CFOs have zero contingency plans for COVID-19 second wave globally: Gartner- Tempemail

Read Article Nearly 42 per cent chief financial officers (CFOs) are not prepared for the second wave of COVID-19 and only 8 per cent of them have a second wave factored into all their planning scenarios, a Gartner survey has revealed. Only 22 per cent CFOs have a second wave Continue Reading

Hackers Attacked Businesses 22 Million Times In The Last 7 Days Globally | Tempemail

Sourced from Forbes According to data compiled and analyzed by Atlas VPN, hackers attacked businesses more than 22 million times during the last week worldwide. Over 63% of these hacking attempts were malware attacks. Attacks monitored also include phishing and Command & Control (C&C) attacks. A Command & Control (C&C) Continue Reading

COVID-19: How digital readiness empowers Tata Steel to run uninterrupted plant and office operations globally- Tempemail

Read Article When asked about the preparedness of Tata Steel to manage the COVID-19 crisis, Jayanta Banerjee, Group CIO, Tata Steel rightly said: “We didn’t need a COVID for us to prove that we are future ready, in fact, the current crisis only vindicates our efforts and investment in the Continue Reading