India-based firms spoofing WHO to hack global business leaders: Google- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article Several India-based firms are spoofing the World Health Organisation (WHO) by creating fake Gmail accounts and luring business leaders in disguise of informing them of latest Covid-19 announcements and hack their personal and financial information, Google has warned. These “hack-for-hire” firms, many based in India, have been creating Gmail accounts spoofing the WHO, […]

US Contact Tracing App Violates Policy Say Tech Privacy Firms- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

A revised statement says third parties “may have temporary access to aspects of your data for their specific data processing tasks. However, they will not collect this data in a form that allows themselves or others to access or otherwise use this data.” South Dakota Secretary of Health Kim Malsam-Rysdon said the Care19 app doesn’t […]

AusPost temporarily digitises mailrooms of 40 govt, finance firms – Strategy – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australia Post has been digitising mail addressed to 40 state government departments and financial services firms since mid-March as a stopgap measure while physical mailrooms couldn’t operate. The mailroom digitisation service is a subset of what Australia Post normally sells under its Decipha brand. Decipha is a process outsourcing operation, usually aggregating inbound physical and […]

Indian firms reimagining business continuity plans amid Covid-19: Oracle India- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article The current pandemic has compelled several Indian organisations, that were still contemplating a move to the Cloud, to explore more and let leading Cloud providers manage data centres for them, help shun legacy infrastructure and adopt digital ways of remote working, according to a top Oracle executive. Now more than ever, organizations are […]

France orders social media firms to delete certain content within one hour or face fines- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

France has passed a new law that requires social media companies to remove certain content within one hour or face heavy fines. The regulation requires firms like Facebook and Twitter to delete hate speech and illegal content from their platforms, with potential fines now capped at €1.25 million (£1m). Hateful content includes racism, sexual discrimination […]

US drafts rule to allow Huawei and US firms to work together on 5G standards – Networking – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The US Department of Commerce is close to signing off on a new rule that would allow US companies to work with China’s Huawei Technologies on setting standards for next generation 5G networks, people familiar with the matter said. Engineers in some US technology companies stopped engaging with Huawei to develop standards after the Commerce […]

Telangana IT Minister bats for larger space between seats in IT firms- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Read Article Telangana Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao has urged the Centre to regulate seating space in IT companies to ensure that each of their employee has 100-125 sq ft of space. This request to the Centre comes in the wake of social distancing norms in force since the COVID-19 spread. Rao, […]

Tech firms criticised for ‘lack of answers’ on Covid-19 disinformation | World news- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

MPs have berated leading tech firms for failing to answer questions about taking responsibility for disinformation in the coronavirus pandemic, accusing the companies of giving vague, preprepared answers. Representatives from Facebook, Google and Twitter appeared in front of a Commons select committee but struggled to give satisfactory responses to politicians, who wanted to know what […]

Special Report: Cyber-intel firms pitch governments on spy tools to trace coronavirus – Networking – Security – Software – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

When law enforcement agencies want to gather evidence locked inside an iPhone, they often turn to hacking software from the Israeli firm Cellebrite. By manually plugging the software into a suspect’s phone, police can break in and determine where the person has gone and whom he or she has met. Now, as governments fight the […]

Hackers Trick 3 British Private Equity Firms Into Sending Them $1.3 Million – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

In a recent highly targeted BEC attack, hackers managed to trick three British private equity firms into wire-transferring a total of $1.3 million to the bank accounts fraudsters have access to — while the victimized executives thought they closed an investment deal with some startups. According to the cybersecurity firm Check Point, who shared its […]