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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #165 on: June 04, 2020, 11:50:14 PM »
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #166 on: June 06, 2020, 08:21:30 AM »
Garry on Lockdown – Episode 1
Special guest Avast CTO Michael Pechoucek joins Garry to discuss remote working, AI, and the controversy of being tracked
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #167 on: June 10, 2020, 02:13:33 PM »
Most cyber-incidents caused through human errors and by technical system failures.

A new tool out to proof that: https://www.enisa.europa.eu/topics/incident-reporting/cybersecurity-incident-report-and-analysis-system-visual-analysis/visual-tool

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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #168 on: June 10, 2020, 02:25:56 PM »
Most cyber-incidents caused through human errors and by technical system failures.

A new tool out to proof that: https://www.enisa.europa.eu/topics/incident-reporting/cybersecurity-incident-report-and-analysis-system-visual-analysis/visual-tool

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How is this related to COVID-19 ?
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #169 on: June 10, 2020, 03:23:06 PM »
Hi bob3160,

Corona-COVID-19 will lead to a total reset, and cybersecurity is part of that what they call the 4th Industrial Revolution -
re: https://www.weforum.org/platforms/shaping-the-future-of-cybersecurity-and-digital-trust

The World Economic Centre is now thinking of how our world is gonna look after the virus has been gone.

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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #170 on: June 10, 2020, 03:26:01 PM »
Hi bob3160,

Corona-COVID-19 will lead to a total reset, and cybersecurity is part of that what they call the 4th Industrial Revolution -
re: https://www.weforum.org/platforms/shaping-the-future-of-cybersecurity-and-digital-trust

The World Economic Centre is now thinking of how our world is gonna look after the virus has been gone.

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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #171 on: June 23, 2020, 07:20:17 AM »
Garry on Lockdown – Episode 2
Author and Lecturer Molly McKew joins Garry to explain misinformation, disinformation, and how to stem the flow of each
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #172 on: June 24, 2020, 05:53:12 PM »
Thanks God we are returning to an almost normal life

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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #173 on: June 30, 2020, 04:34:54 PM »
Remote access at risk: Pandemic pulls more cyber‑crooks into the brute‑forcing game
https://www.welivesecurity.com/2020/06/29/remote-access-risk-pandemic-cybercrooks-bruteforcing-game/
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #174 on: July 06, 2020, 04:32:29 PM »
But there are also positive solutions, that work.

Seems that NSO Group's Niv, Shalev & Omri just need access to your mobile number to achieve this.

Read here: : https://www.nsogroup.com/fighting-the-covid-19/

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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #175 on: July 06, 2020, 05:27:33 PM »
But there are also positive solutions, that work.

Seems that NSO Group's Niv, Shalev & Omri just need access to your mobile number to achieve this.

Read here: : https://www.nsogroup.com/fighting-the-covid-19/

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Not even sure if this is allowed to be disseminated or not.

I know one thing for sure despite their protestations about anonymisation, etc. with your mobile number there are many things that they can track.  I certainly wouldn't give mine.
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #176 on: July 07, 2020, 03:10:54 PM »
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #177 on: July 08, 2020, 09:36:56 AM »
Microsoft takes legal action against COVID-19-related cybercrime
https://blogs.microsoft.com/on-the-issues/2020/07/07/digital-crimes-unit-covid-19-cybercrime/
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #178 on: July 10, 2020, 06:46:16 AM »
Garry on Lockdown – Episode 3
It’s the FREE SPEECH episode! UCLA law professor Eugene Volokh joins Garry to explain free speech in America at this unprecedented moment in history
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Re: [COVID-19] - News & Discussion
« Reply #179 on: July 12, 2020, 07:56:08 AM »
Early Covid-19 tracking apps easy prey for hackers, and it might get worse before it gets better
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/07/06/coronavirus-tracking-app-hacking-348601
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