Navigating The Future of Work in A Contact Centre
Aug07

Navigating The Future of Work in A Contact Centre

 7 August 2020 – Offices have undergone notable revamps giving rise to better connected, more competitive and increasingly complex work environments in the last few years. Even before COVID-19, businesses adopted fresher ways of working from hot-desking to co-working spaces. In Malaysia, the co-working market has grown about tenfold since 2016 . More broadly, Asia Pacific memberships of co-working spaces have grown higher...

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Gamer Breaks Doom Eternal Speedrunning World Record With Kaspersky’s Gaming Mode Switched On
Aug06

Gamer Breaks Doom Eternal Speedrunning World Record With Kaspersky’s Gaming Mode Switched On

 6 August 2020 – The open competition, watched by 196,000 unique viewers, was co-developed by ESA and Kaspersky’s creative agency Beta Alliance. The seven best DOOM Eternal speedrunners in the world faced off, competing for an $8,000 prize pool. As the name implies, speedrunners need to be quick and optimize everything they do during their gameplay. The same is true for the system and the software they use so that nothing –...

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Global Visa Study Finds 67% of Small Businesses and 78% of Consumers Have Adopted New Behaviors to Adjust to COVID-19
Aug06

Global Visa Study Finds 67% of Small Businesses and 78% of Consumers Have Adopted New Behaviors to Adjust to COVID-19

 6 August 2020 – As small and micro businesses (SMBs) worldwide continue to endure the financial impact of COVID-19, one thing is clear: rethinking the checkout or point-of-sale (POS) experience is essential for survival on Main Street. Visa today released the Visa Back to Business study assessing this dramatic shift to digital commerce in response to the pandemic, driven largely by changing consumer expectations for a safe...

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Avoiding Dating Disasters: Check Point Research Helps to Mitigate Significant Vulnerabilities in OkCupid’s Website and Mobile App
Aug02

Avoiding Dating Disasters: Check Point Research Helps to Mitigate Significant Vulnerabilities in OkCupid’s Website and Mobile App

 2 Aug 2020 – Check Point Research, the Threat Intelligence arm of Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd., a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, recently identified and helped mitigate several security flaws on OkCupid’s website and mobile app. If exploited, the vulnerabilities would have allowed a hacker to access and steal the private data of OkCupid users, and send messages from their account without...

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Too Boring To Hack? A Third Of Millennials Think They’re Too Mundane To Be The Victim Of Cybercrime
Aug01

Too Boring To Hack? A Third Of Millennials Think They’re Too Mundane To Be The Victim Of Cybercrime

 1 Aug 2020 – Kaspersky’s latest global report, More Connected Than Ever Before: How We Build Our Digital Comfort Zones, explores how we are changing our habits to ensure we are comfortable with the role of technology in our lives. Although millennials intend to tighten up their online security, their actions tell a different story. With many millennials thinking they’re too boring for cybercriminals, 36% say that they...

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Lazarus Employs Multi-Platform Malware Framework In Series Of Data Espionage And Ransomware Attacks
Jul30

Lazarus Employs Multi-Platform Malware Framework In Series Of Data Espionage And Ransomware Attacks

 30 July 2020 – Malicious toolsets used to target multiple platforms are a rare breed, as they require significant investment from the developer. They are often deployed for long-term use, which results in increased profit for the actor through numerous attacks spread over time. In the cases discovered by Kaspersky, the MATA framework was able to target three platforms – Windows, Linux and macOS – indicating that the...

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