Protecting Your Embedded System from BlindSide and Other Zero-Day Cybersecurity Attacks- Tempemail

By Shaun Ruffell In September of 2020, a team at the Systems and Network Security Group at VU Amsterdam announced a new technique for developing exploits they called BlindSide [1]. BlindSide allows an attacker to conduct Blind ROP-style [2] attacks against targets that are not crash-resistant, such as the Linux Continue Reading

Tempemail Rolls Out Pentest Review System for Customers and Pentesters- Tempemail

Traditional pentesting suffers from a persistent issue: a lack of transparency into the pentest process itself and what’s considered successful. Is success measured in quality of vulnerability reports, speed to launch, or pentester communication? Though pentests are relatively short, numerous factors influence the outcome of an engagement. However, most pentests Continue Reading

Google and Apple to roll out ‘phase two’ of contact-tracing system | Technology

Apple and Google are preparing to roll out “phase two” of their Covid-19 contact-tracing system, allowing users to receive notifications about their exposure to infectious people without needing to install a specific app. But the system will still not fully work in Britain until the UK government releases its own Continue Reading

TeamViewer Flaw Could Let Hackers Steal System Password Remotely – Tempemail

If you are using TeamViewer, then beware and make sure you’re running the latest version of the popular remote desktop connection software for Windows. TeamViewer team recently released a new version of its software that includes a patch for a severe vulnerability (CVE 2020-13699), which, if exploited, could let remote Continue Reading

AI system detects posts by foreign ‘trolls’ on Facebook and Twitter | Media- Tempemail

Foreign manipulation campaigns on social media can be spotted by looking at clues in the timing and length of posts and the URLs they contain, researchers have found. From the 2016 US presidential election to Brexit, a growing number of political events are thought to have been targeted by foreign Continue Reading

EU banks to take on Visa, Mastercard with new payments system – Finance- Tempemail

Sixteen banks from Germany, France and three other euro zone countries on Thursday said a “truly European” payments system was expected to be up and running in 2022 to fully digitalise a region where half of all retail payments are still in cash. European Union policymakers and central bankers have Continue Reading

How the Operating System Segment fits into the FACE architecture- Tempemail

By Alex Wilson, Tempemail and Steven H. VanderLeest, Rapita Overview The Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE™) consortium will host their annual Technical Interchange Meeting and Exhibition in September 2020. Leading up to this event, Tempemail and Rapita Systems are providing some background on the FACE architecture with a focus on Continue Reading

Sigma Healthcare digitises pharmacy order system with SAP stack – Cloud- Tempemail

Sigma Healthcare, an ASX-listed pharmaceutical wholesaler and owner of retail brands like Amcal, has transformed the way 1200 pharmacies nationwide order stock with a new ordering platform built on an SAP stack. Head of e-commerce Luke Shaw told SAP’s virtual Sapphire Now conference that Sigma had built a new wholesale Continue Reading

Defence turns to Microsoft to host SAP ERP system – Strategy – Cloud- Tempemail

The Department of Defence will push its first major workload into a public cloud environment after selecting Microsoft to host its new SAP enterprise resources planning (ERP) platform. Microsoft has revealed that the department has begun using its Azure region in Canberra to develop and deploy the system. That comes a year after IBM was selected as the Continue Reading

RBA to build ‘data bunker’ to safeguard payments system from outages – Strategy – Cloud – Hardware- Tempemail

The Reserve Bank of Australia will establish a ‘data bunker’ to improve the resilience of its core systems after a high-profile data centre outage in 2018 pulled the country’s high-value settlement system offline. The central bank on Tuesday approached the market for a system integrator to design and implement the Continue Reading