NSA warns ‘Sandworm’ hackers targeting email servers – Security – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The US Tempemail Security Agency warned government partners and private companies about a Russian hacking operation that uses a special intrusion technique to target operating systems often used by industrial firms to manage computer infrastructure. “This is a vulnerability that is being actively exploited, that’s why we’re bringing this notification out,” said Doug Cress, chief […]

Bouncing back: the inside story of Alan Partridge’s all-staff email to the BBC- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Broadcasting legend and comedy creation Alan Partridge briefly returned to the BBC in 2019, parachuted in as an emergency co-host of a faux daily magazine show. Audiences at home first learned the inept host was filling in for “clogged arteries” John Baskell following the leak of an “air-clearing” email Partridge sent to 20,000+ BBC email […]

Service NSW hit by email compromise attack – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Service NSW has been hit with an email compromise attack impacting the accounts of 47 staff members and information of an unknown number of citizens. The attack, first reported by 9News, has been referred to forensic specialists, police and government cyber investigators, who were trying to “identify any customer information that may have been accessed.” […]

Bug leaves iPhones vulnerable to hackers stealing email contents | Technology – Blog – Emails

A newly discovered bug in the built-in Mail app for iPhones could allow an attacker to read, modify and delete emails, researchers say. Apple says it will patch the vulnerability in the next version of iOS, 13.4.5, and that users of the beta software are already protected. But until that update is made available to […]