As people increasingly work from home and online communication platforms such as Zoom explode in popularity in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, cybercriminals are taking advantage of the spike in usage by registering new fake [...]
Preying on public fears, the ongoing coronavirus outbreak is proving to be a goldmine of opportunity for attackers to stage a variety of malware attacks, phishing campaigns, and create scam sites and malicious tracker apps. [...]
Swiss government orders inquiry after revelations Crypto AG was owned and operated by US and German intelligence The Swiss government has ordered an inquiry into a global encryption company based in Zug following revelations it [...]
Researchers have found more malicious Google Play apps, one of which exploits a serious Android rooting vulnerability so the app can take screenshots and collect other types of sensitive user information.
Are Biometrics Actually Proof Positive It's Really You? Biometric verification is a process of identity authentication that is used to confirm identity through uniquely detectable biological traits and may be an effective tool in the war on [...]
https://ics-cert.kaspersky.com/reports/2019/12/02/biometric-data-processing-and-storage-system-threats/#_Toc25670689 Initially, digital biometric data processing systems were used primarily by government agencies and special services (police, customs, etc.). However, the rapid evolution of information technology has made biometric systems accessible for ‘civil’ use. They [...]