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Same Ransomware That Hit K-Mart Disrupts Mass Transit Service In Vancouver

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin It’s been a busy week for the cybercriminals behind the Egregor ransomware. The group first grabbed headlines for breaching systems at K-Mart. Their next attack disrupted mass transit service just north of the border in Vancouver, British Columbia. VANCOUVER, Aug. 24, 2020 -- A woman wearing a face mask gets on a bus in
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Top 20 Predictions Of How AI Is Going To Improve Cybersecurity In 2021

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Gartner’s latest Information Security and Risk Management forecast predicts the market will achieve ... [+] an 8.3% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) growth rate from 2019 through 2024, reaching $211.4 billion. getty Bottom Line: In 2021, cybersecurity vendors will accelerate AI and machine learning app development to
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Watch: Google Hack Could Have Stolen Secrets From Any iPhone Within 100 Meters

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Apple's iPhone 11 Pro was vulnerable to silent attack from up to 100 meters away, or more, according ... [+] to a Google researcher. (Photo by Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Apple's iPhones can boast some of the highest-grade smartphone security that can
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Massachusetts May Become First State To Ban Police Use Of Facial Recognition

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Topline Massachusetts lawmakers on Tuesday passed a police reform bill that bans public agencies and law enforcement from using facial recognition, bringing it one step closer to becoming the first state to ban the technology as privacy and civil rights advocates increasingly object to its use. Gov. Charlie Baker will
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From Restaurant Rescue To Making Big Tech Face AI Bias: 30 Under 30 In Enterprise Tech

These startups and upstarts are making it their mission to take technology to the next level. From “immigrant busboy” to CMO of Bareburger, a chain restaurant with 50 locations, is how Nabeel Alamgir short-hands his work experience in the first 25 years of his life. The longer version is much more interesting. Born in Bangladesh, Alamgir was 15 and didn’t speak English
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When Police Brutality And Digital Rights Collide – Lessons From Nigeria

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Since early October 2020, the #EndSARS movement has rocked Nigeria online and offline. Nigerians have been protesting to disband the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a notorious unit of the Police with a long record of abuses. As part of our Tech & Humanity series, we sat down with Ashoka Fellow 'Gbénga Ṣẹ̀san to
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Data Backup Practices Can Thwart Ransomware

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Ransomeware Never Sleeps Image Courtesy of Spectra Logic Spectra Logic is a 41-year-old private company, based in Boulder, Colorado, that according to the company’s website, “develops data storage and data management solutions that solve the problem of digital preservation for organizations dealing with exponential data
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The Top 20 Cybersecurity Startups To Watch In 2021 Based On Crunchbase

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin getty Cybersecurity, privacy and security startups have raised $10.7 billion so far this year, five times more than was raised throughout 2010 ($1.7 billion), according to a Crunchbase Pro query today. 22,156 startups who either compete in or rely on cybersecurity, security and privacy technologies and solutions as a
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iPhone ‘Weak Security’ Wi-Fi Warning: Here’s What It Means

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Have you received a “weak Wi-Fi security” warning on your iPhone since upgrading to iOS 14? You are not alone, here’s what it means and how to fix it. Have you received a “weak Wi-Fi security” warning on your iPhone since upgrading to iOS 14? You are ... [+] not alone, here’s what it means and how to fix it. NurPhoto via