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China collects information about West through social media

The Chinese government collects data from foreign journalists and scientists on a large scale. In particular, the government looks at messages they post...

MEP wants more control on espionage software

Bart Groothuis, a member of the European Parliament on behalf of the VVD, wants stricter controls in Europe for the misuse of...

The 10 biggest data breaches of 2021

2021 will go down in the history books as one of the most turbulent years ever for cybersecurity and information security. One data...

The most dangerous virus on Android threatens to take over smartphones

Cybersecurity analysts have discovered a new type of virus on Android, which they call TangleBot. Malware is highly sophisticated and capable of hijacking most, if not...

TikTok sued again, this time for 6 billion euros

TikTok has yet another indictment on its pants. The Mass Damage & Consumer Foundation states that the Chinese social network has collected and processed...

Zero day exploit in iOS actively abused to attack politicians

Russian hackers have exploited a zero-day exploit in Apple's iOS operating system to attack Western politicians. A vulnerability in Webkit in Safari allowed attackers to...

Banks are threatened by cyberattacks due to remote work of employees

Banks are threatened by cyberattacks due to remote work of employees The G20 Financial Stability Council published a report assessing the impact of the massive...

XKEYSCORE Spy Program Revealed by Snowden Still a Problem

The US Civil Liberties Oversight Board presented to the government the results of an investigation into XKEYSCORE late last year. The Privacy and Civil Liberties...