The government got into phishing, $ 2.6 million was transferred to criminals

Phishing is still effective. It is sometimes hard to believe that, despite the often rather primitive methods, cybercriminals still manage to trick millions of people around the world to phishing. However, it turns out that the problem with this type of scams is not only common computer users, but also people working for national governments … Read moreThe government got into phishing, $ 2.6 million was transferred to criminals

The German government will pay dearly for extended security updates for Windows 7

Expensive security. Business newspaper Handelsblatt informs that the German Federal Ministry wants to secure at least 33,000 computers with Windows 7, which involves paying Microsoft for extended security updates. Microsoft ended Windows 7 midway through this month, but millions of computers in companies, government agencies, and home users are still powering this ancient operating system. … Read moreThe German government will pay dearly for extended security updates for Windows 7

The popular instant messenger turned out to be a government spy program

I wonder how many applications work similarly … National governments are resorting to increasingly interesting methods of surveillance of citizens. Tested in Russia today internal Internet called Runetor even toilet paper issued in China based on a face scan it's nothing compared to what the government of the United Arab Emirates invented. The ToTok messenger, … Read moreThe popular instant messenger turned out to be a government spy program

China removed Mesut Ozil from PES 2020 because he criticized their government

Winnie the Pooh has found another victim. Welcome to 2019, when for one statement someone can try to erase you from the pages of history. Recently, it is extremely effective in erasing the Chinese government, which is completely unable to cope with the wave of criticism coming in from the various countries of the world … Read moreChina removed Mesut Ozil from PES 2020 because he criticized their government

The Polish government plans to limit access to pornography

Access to pornographic films in Poland is currently extremely easy. In principle, we do not have any safeguards that would prevent children from viewing adult content. These operated for some time in Great Britain under the Digital Economy Act, under which people wishing to watch porn material online had to present their ID card at … Read moreThe Polish government plans to limit access to pornography

The US government may plan further sanctions for Huawei

New forms of pressure on the producer. According to the latest Reuters reports, the Donald Trump administration was considering exclusion of a Chinese producer from the American financial system. All this within a series of strictly political options aimed not only at prohibiting trade with the United States. Three persons drew attention to the case … Read moreThe US government may plan further sanctions for Huawei

Malware in a nuclear power plant network. The government acknowledges the problem

One step away from the tragedy. As you probably guessed, nuclear power plant security systems should be a model for others and be designed so that absolutely no unauthorized person can access them. Which facilities should be given special protection, if not those whose failure could take hundreds of thousands of lives? Practice shows, however, … Read moreMalware in a nuclear power plant network. The government acknowledges the problem

A German government agency has tested web browsers. Only one recommended

One solution outclassed the other. The German Federal Office for Information Security, a government agency dealing with cyber security matters, has taken the Internet browser under scrutiny. Representatives of the Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik (BSI) tested a total of four programs in terms of security – the wallpaper included Mozilla Firefox 68. Google … Read moreA German government agency has tested web browsers. Only one recommended

Apple is another American company that caters for the Chinese government

Isn't it that China is holding the United States? Just as yesterday we informed you about the behavior of the American company Blizzard, which banned a professional player for expressing his support for free Hong Kong. This caused a lot of dissatisfaction in the gaming community using the games of this company. Not only Blizzard … Read moreApple is another American company that caters for the Chinese government