How GDPR Will Affect Your Domain Name?

How GDPR Will Affect Your Domain Name?

GDPR Will Affect Your Domain Name Potentially Due to Accessing WHOIS Data For many of us, we are not familiar with the term GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). GDPR is basically a European regulation that aims to strengthen protection for the use and storage of a person’s data. Even before it’s introduction last month, there…

HWZ Forum Site Hit by Hackers

HWZ Forum Site Hit by Hackers

HWZ Forum Site In Jeopardy Due to Malicious Entry and Suspicious Attacks The HardwareZone or HWZ Forum website was the recent victim of a security breach, affecting approximately 685,000 user profiles. This is according to the site’s owner SPH Magazines in a news release. According to the news release, a suspicious post had prompted an…

Bad Rabbit Wrecks Havoc in Russia

Bad Rabbit Wrecks Havoc in Russia

Russia and Ukraine Becoming Victims of the Notorious Bad Rabbit Ransomware A new strain of ransomware with a name Bad Rabbit spreads through “drive-by attacks” in Russia, Ukraine and elsewhere. The malware has apparently affected systems at three Russian websites, an airport in Ukraine and an underground railway in the capital city, Kiev. The cyber-police…

Increasing Threat From Hackers

Increasing Threat From Hackers

Hackers Are Becoming Smarter and More Adaptable to Technological Innovations Sophisticated hackers are now targeting energy and industrial firms – the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure. In view of this threat, the United States government recently issued a rare public warning. It stated…

Singapore Strengthens Its Cyber Security Armour

Singapore Strengthens Its Cyber Security Armour

How Does Cyber Security Armour Help Singaporean Citizens and Businessmen Today on 19 September 2017, Singapore’s Acting Prime Minister announced the establishment of a new cybersecurity institute and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) community under the Cyber Security Agency (CSA). This is the follow-up to yesterday’s announcement upon Singapore’s had deepening collaboration with 10 ASEAN countries.…

Petya Virus - A New Threat Emerging?

Petya Virus – A New Threat Emerging?

Is Petya Virus the New Internet Apocalypse? Find Out More in this Article After recovering from the effects of WannaCry, a new cyber attack has spread once again. This time, the attacks spanned from Europe to the United States to Asian shores. According to reports, the Petya virus demands users pay US$300 (S$416) in cryptocurrency…