Police Warn Shared Power Banks Could Transmit Malware – Expert Reaction

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One of the unique successes in China’s sharing economy has been power bank rentals, but police in China have recently warned that the mobile battery packs keeping users’ smartphones charged up could also spread malware. The online security department of the Ministry of Public Security warned on its official WeChat account on Sunday that power […]

Expert Reaction On Cybercrime Cost The World Economy More Than $1 Trillion In 2020

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McAfee released a new global report titled “The Hidden Costs of Cybercrime,” which focuses on the significant financial and unseen impacts that cybercrime has worldwide. The report, conducted in partnership with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), concludes that cybercrime costs the world economy more than $1 trillion, or just more than one percent of […]

Cyberattack On Package Delivery Lockers In Moscow

Hacker opens 2,732 PickPoint package lockers across Moscow:, A mysterious hacker used a cyber-attack to force-open the doors of 2,732 package delivery lockers across Moscow. The attack, which took place on Friday afternoon, December 4, targeted the network of PickPoint, a local delivery service that maintains a network of more than 8,000 package lockers across […]

Expert Comments On Encrypted Messaging Puts Children At Risk, Commissioner Warns

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Encryption of online messages could make it harder to police child abuse and grooming online, the children’s commissioner for England has warned. End-to-end encryption is a privacy feature that makes it impossible for anyone except the sender and recipient to read messages sent online. Commissioner Anne Longfield said it also prevented police from gathering evidence to […]