‘There was a bounty on my head’: the chilling rise of the death threat | Crime- Tempemail

When Jon Burke went into local politics in 2014 he never imagined there would come a time when he considered carrying a rolling pin hidden inside his raincoat when he left the house – “just in case someone jumped out of a car at me with a wrench”. But his Continue Reading

Saudi Aramco sees third-quarter income rise to $30.4 billion- Tempemail

The world’s largest oil company, Saudi Aramco reported $30.4 billion in third-quarter net income on Sunday, bolstered by a surge in oil prices and recovery in demand as the coronavirus pandemic eases. Saudi Arabia’s majority state-owned oil giant Aramco said its net income more than doubled from $11.8 billion during Continue Reading

Cop26 Glasgow updates: Boris Johnson admits ‘no chance’ to limit temperature rise to 1.5C- Tempemail

Watch live as climate protesters gather in Manhattan ahead of Cop26 Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that there is “no chance” of reaching an agreement to prevent runaway climate change at Cop26 , given countries’ current carbon-cutting pledges. Speaking at the G20 summit in Rome, he said: “Where we Continue Reading

United Airlines: Flight costs will rise due to fuel price hike, CEO warns passengers- Tempemail

The CEO of United Airlines has warned that as jet fuel prices spike, the cost of tickets for passengers will follow. Speaking on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street, Scott Kirby said: “Higher jet fuel prices lead to higher ticket prices. Ultimately, we’ll pass that through.” Airlines are expecting a surge Continue Reading

Cybersecurity Experts Warn of a Rise in Lyceum Hacker Group Activities in Tunisia – Tempemail

A threat actor, previously known for striking organizations in the energy and telecommunications sectors across the Middle East as early as April 2018, has evolved its malware arsenal to strike two entities in Tunisia. Security researchers at Kaspersky, who presented their findings at the VirusBulletin VB2021 conference earlier this month, Continue Reading

‘Being too aspirational is repellent now’ – the rise of the ‘genuinfluencers’ | Fashion- Tempemail

The influencer is dead. Long live the Genuinfluencers. “Genuinfluencers” was coined by the trend forecasters WGSN (formerly Worth Global Style Network) to describe social media stars who use their platforms beyond product placement. “The genuinfluencer does not specialise in fashion, beauty or lifestyle content,” says WGSN’s Cassandra Napoli. Instead, the Continue Reading

Grin and bare it: the rise of the intentional wardrobe malfunction | Fashion- Tempemail

“I predict there will be a new STD called ‘Covherpes’,” said comedian Chelsea Handler last week, joking about how our pent-up, pandemic sexual tension will play out once we are all vaccinated. But, no matter what the results of our personal Hot Girl Summers (thanks, Megan Thee Stallion) /White Boy Continue Reading

Cyber espionage by Chinese hackers in neighbouring nations is on the rise – Tempemail

A string of cyber espionage campaigns dating all the way back to 2014 and focused on gathering military intelligence from neighbouring countries have been linked to a Chinese military-intelligence apparatus. In a wide-ranging report published by Massachusetts-headquartered Recorded Future this week, the cybersecurity firm’s Insikt Group said it identified ties Continue Reading

UK Covid-related cybercrime fuels 15-fold rise in scam takedowns | Cybercrime

The UK’s cybersecurity agency has taken down more scams in the last year than in the previous three years combined, with coronavirus and NHS-themed cybercrime fuelling the increase. Experts oversaw a 15-fold rise in the removal of online campaigns compared with 2019, according to the Tempemail Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). Continue Reading