Cyber Security

Cyber Security

UK-listed cybersecurity firm Avast in merger talks with NortonLifeLock

London-listed cybersecurity firm Avast is in advanced talks with US rival NortonLifeLock Inc about a merger that would create a clear leader in consumer security software. 

Addressing cyber security risks in the financial sector

The momentous growth in the digitalisation of the finance industry over the last decade(s) has transformed the sector to a point where an increasingly wide variety of financial services are now becoming available to more and more people, faster than ever before.

The Government vs. Your Facebook Account / How Much Can the Government See?

Your smartphone beeps you awake at 6am every weekday morning. On your way to work, you are scrolling down your Facebook...

cyber security / Should the government's request to Facebook worry you?

Last week, I somehow found myself at a market where the Rapid Action Battalion and Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC) were busting shops for selling walkie-talkies.

Cyber security / Why should the Vault 7 leaks bother you?

Year Zero, the first part of the Vault 7 dump, introduces the scope and direction of the CIA's global covert hacking programme, its malware arsenal and dozens of 'zero day' weaponised exploits against a wide range of US and European company products.