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iProov announces $70million in funding

iProov tripled its revenues and there were multiple days in 2021 where they processed more than 1 million verifications, illustrating the strong growth they have achieved.


Amazon to collaborate with AI giant Stellantis

Under the terms of the plan, the new Ram ProMaster Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) will be available to Amazon in 2023, which will improve the sustainable delivery network of Amazon. The online giant will also be the first commercial customer of this vehicle.


Flubot malware reported to heavily target android users

The Flubot banking malware is pushed on through text messages sent from compromised devices, with hundreds of thousands of texts being reportedly sent.


UK and Singapore sign new digital trade deal

In a bid to increase cooperation and collaboration, a major digital agreement has been signed by the UK and Singapore.


Wind turbine maker Vestas falls victim to ransomware attack

Vestas, was recently the victim of a ransomware cyberattack that saw personal data being made public.


Tech leaders in Ireland sceptical of national cybersecurity strategy

A new survey from IT firm Paradyn found that 91% of IT leaders believe the Irish national cybersecurity strategy is not appropriate for the current threat environment. The vast majority of 105 IT decision makers who responded to the survey reported that the recent high-profile cyber attack on the Irish health system, HSE, is partly… Read More


Updated National Cyber Strategy set to focus on security industrial base

Set to be published later this year, the next version of the UK’s National Cyber Security Strategy is expected to build on success over the past five years. According to Tracy Buckingham, deputy director of security and cyber security exports at the Department of International Trade, there are three core tenants of this future-forward strategy. Placing the UK at… Read More


Vast majority of Indian companies are victims of cyber attacks

A new report published by security solutions provider Barracuda finds that 87% of Indian companies have fallen victim to cyber security attacks in the past year. The shift to home-working contributed to this high figure, as the report also found those firms that were predominately home-working had higher rates of security breaches. “While organisations are… Read More


Cybercrime spreads in Australia during COVID

Cyberattacks have surged since the beginning of the pandemic in Australia, according to new statistics from the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC).


Zoom reaches $85 million settlement over ‘Zoombombings’, privacy issues

As part of the settlement, Zoom has agreed to introduce new security measures, such as alerting users when third-party apps are used in meetings and offering training to employees on privacy and data handling.


Massive 200-hectare cyber campus planned near GCHQ

The £1 billion scheme will include UK Cyber Central and its Innovation Zone, which will enable cutting-edge start-ups to grow as part of one of the largest cyber focused developments in the world today.


Huawei calls on America to refocus its cybersecurity efforts

The May 2021 Executive Order requires that major cybersecurity attacks must be examined by a Cybersecurity Safety Review Board, which will create an incident report.