Stroke survivor finds ‘guardian angel’ who saved his life in street- Tempemail

A stroke survivor who collapsed on a street in Mayfair has tracked down the “guardian angel” who saved his life after an appeal on social media. Mathew O’Toole, 47, was seated on a bench next to  a coffee shop in Wigmore Street in central London, on 10 June, when he Continue Reading

Playwright Jasmine Lee-Jones: ‘The theatre industry is full of isms and schisms and nepotism’ | Theatre- Tempemail

Jasmine Lee-Jones, 22, is a writer and actor from London. In July 2019, shortly after graduating from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, her first full-length play was staged at the Royal Court theatre. Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner follows a digital activist, Cleo, and her best friend, Continue Reading

BBC tightens security after anti-vaxxer ‘death threats’ to staff | Journalist safety- Tempemail

The BBC has upgraded its security protocols after the targeting of a senior journalist and apparent death threats. A message from Fran Unsworth, director of news and current affairs, sent to staff on Friday morning, and seen by the Observer, revealed the corporation had set up a working group to Continue Reading

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie captures the hypocrisies of too many ‘social justice’ zealots | Kenan Malik- Tempemail

‘The more she wrote, the less sure she became. Each post scraped off yet one more scale of self until she felt naked and false.” So wrote Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie about Ifemelu, the central character in her 2013 novel Americanah. Through a series of beautifully observed novels that deftly map Continue Reading

North Korea Exploited VPN Flaw to Hack South’s Nuclear Research Institute – Tempemail

South Korea’s state-run Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) on Friday disclosed that its internal network was infiltrated by suspected attackers operating out of its northern counterpart. The intrusion is said to have taken place on May 14 through a vulnerability in an unnamed virtual private network (VPN) vendor and 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

‘I put my life savings in crypto’: how a generation of amateurs got hooked on high-risk trading | Life and style- Tempemail

Noor is whispering so her boyfriend won’t hear her. The 30-something designer from London is down about £14,000 as a result of her decision to get into investing, in addition to another £8,000 profit she made on bitcoin last year, but then lost. Nobody knows the full extent of Noor’s Continue Reading

What is Vulnerability Scanning? [And How to Do It Right]- Tempemail

Wondering what vulnerability scanning is? We will explain how it works, why you need to do it, and how to do it right. What is Vulnerability Scanning? Vulnerability Scanning uses an application (vulnerability scanner) to scan for security weaknesses in computers, networks, and other communications equipment in a system. Vulnerability Continue Reading

Russia bans VyprVPN, Opera VPN services for not complying with blacklist request – Tempemail

Russia’s telecommunications and media regulator Roskomnadzor (RKN) on Thursday introduced restrictions on the operation of VyprVPN and Opera VPN services in the country. “In accordance with the regulation on responding to threats to circumvent restrictions on access to child pornography, suicidal, pro-narcotic and other prohibited content, restrictions on the use Continue Reading

ByteDance revenues more than double on back of TikTok boom | TikTok- Tempemail

ByteDance, the Chinese parent of TikTok, more than doubled its revenues last year as usage of the hugely popular video app boomed. The company, which last year weathered pressure from Donald Trump to sell its US operation as part of a trade war with China, reported a 111% increase in Continue Reading