Surveillance Coronavirus: South Korea’s success in controlling disease is due to its acceptance of surveillance

South Korea has been widely praised for its management of the outbreak and spread of the coronavirus disease COVID-19. The …

Ransomware Hackers show some love? Ransomware attacks not to target healthcare organisations

With COVID-19 spreading across the globe and presenting a major challenge to healthcare institutions, some hacker groups have pledged that …

Social media Twitter take action against distressing COVID-19 content

As our physical world is drastically affected by coronavirus (COVID-19), the pandemic is also having a significant impact on the …

Social media Facebook to shift sensitive content moderation to staffers amid coronavirus crisis

Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that the company was moving moderation of its most sensitive content, including …

Cyber security Risk of online sex trolling rises as coronavirus prompts home working

More people could fall prey to online sex abuse and trolling as working from home becomes the norm during the …

Cyber security Mass move to work from home in coronavirus crisis creates opening for hackers –...

As people disperse to their homes to work and study because of the coronavirus pandemic, taking their laptops and company …

Artificial Intelligence How AI, 3D printing and blockchain can help overcome supply problems in a crisis

What seemed like science fiction a few short weeks ago is now very real. Movies such as Outbreak, Contagion and …

Data privacy European mobile operators share data for coronavirus fight

Mobile carriers are sharing data with the health authorities in Italy, Germany and Austria, helping to fight coronavirus by monitoring …

Risk management Working from home? The UK’s broadband and wifi will be put to the test

The UK government’s announcement that people should work at home “wherever possible” shifts more focus towards the robustness of the …

Social media Coronavirus: 5 ways to manage your news consumption in times of crisis

Thousands of employees internationally are already working from home in COVID-19 self-isolation because of their recent travel, related symptoms or …

Artificial Intelligence ‘Pragmatic’ Asia fast-tracks hi-tech coronavirus solutions

Disinfecting drones. Talking robots. Artificial intelligence that can scan thousands of medical images in a flash. These are just some …

DDoS U.S. health agency suffers DDoS attack amid COVID-19 outbreak

In the middle of a national response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Health and Human Services Department suffered a …