Singapore – In response to the growing concern over rampant payment and transfer scams, Singaporean officials have announced plans to introduce a split liability scheme that will hold both consumers and banks accountable for financial losses resulting from scams. This move aims to address a pressing question in the digitalContinue Reading

In the ever-evolving world of cybersecurity, staying informed about the activities of threat actor groups is crucial. Red Alert, a reputable cybersecurity firm, recently released its monthly threat actor group report for July 2023, shedding light on the activities of various hacking groups worldwide. Here, we summarize key findings fromContinue Reading

Location: Bogotá, Colombia Colombia’s President Gustavo Petro convened an emergency meeting with the country’s security forces following a recent cyber attack that crippled more than two dozen government websites. The attack, which occurred early Wednesday, targeted one of the government’s web hosting providers, IFX Networks, and left the entire judicialContinue Reading

As Nigeria’s 2023 general elections unfolded earlier this year, a troubling phenomenon emerged – a surge of websites peddling false information and disinformation. These sites, which appeared just in time for the elections, have sparked concerns about the spread of fake news and their potential influence on public opinion. TheContinue Reading

In the wake of devastating wildfires that ravaged Maui, Hawaii, last month, a new frontier in information warfare emerged as China’s information warriors seized the opportunity to spread disinformation. While natural disasters often bring communities together in solidarity, some chose to exploit these tragic events to advance their own narratives.Continue Reading

The Irish Ukrainian community is grappling with an alarming situation as fake letters, purporting to be from the Department of Justice, have been sent to several Ukrainian men living in Ireland. These letters, bearing the date September 7th, falsely claim that extradition requests have been initiated against the recipients, compellingContinue Reading

Hong Kong’s prominent technology hub, Cyberport, finds itself in the crosshairs of a menacing ransomware group, Trigona, as it grapples with a cybersecurity crisis. The group claims to have successfully infiltrated Cyberport’s computer systems, encrypting and purportedly pilfering 400GB of sensitive data, including personal information and identity card photos. SourcesContinue Reading