Cyber risk Zoom bombs make choosing video apps harder for lockdown chats

The coronavirus crisis has seen millions locked in their homes turn to videoconferencing apps, bringing with it question marks over …

Fraud Fresh review of Lloyds payouts over HBOS fraud begins

A retired High Court judge has been appointed to re-review compensation paid by Lloyds Banking Group <LLOY.L> to victims of …

Threats Zoom shares slip over security concerns

Shares of Zoom Video Communications Inc <ZM.O> fell 8% on Monday, adding to their sharp declines in the past few …

Huawei Huawei warns China will strike back against new U.S. restrictions

Huawei warned on Tuesday that 2020 would be its most difficult year yet due to American trade restrictions which dealt …

Surveillance Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom & six other telcos to help EU track virus

Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom, Orange and five other telecoms providers have agreed to share mobile phone location data with the European …

Hacking Cyber security experts come together to fight coronavirus-related hacking

An international group of nearly 400 volunteers with expertise in cybersecurity formed on Wednesday to fight hacking related to the …

Nation states U.S. cyber security experts see recent spike in Chinese digital espionage

A U.S. cyber security firm said Wednesday it has detected a surge in new cyber spying by a suspected Chinese …

Fraud Banks & regulators move to protect customers from wave of coronavirus scams

UK banks are stepping up fraud prevention measures to protect customers from scammers eager to exploit the coronavirus pandemic with …

Data privacy At Alibaba’s Lazada, coronavirus measures become the latest culture conflict

At Lazada, the Southeast Asian arm of Alibaba Group Holding, staff are furious over demands they submit health reports daily …

Cyber security Home work triggers demand jump for chips, laptops and network goods

With more employees working from home to help slow the spread of the coronavirus, demand is surging for laptops and …

Surveillance Privacy fears as India hand stamps suspected coronavirus cases

People suspected of having the coronavirus in India have received hand stamps and are being tracked using their mobile phones …

Apple French antitrust regulator fines Apple £1 billion

France's competition watchdog on Monday fined iPhone maker Apple 1.1 billion euros (£1 billion), saying it was guilty of anti-competitive …