Sky ECC January 2020 Newsletter

Happy 2020! New Year, new threats from world governments as Hong Kong police hack the phones of protesters, WhatsApp is being shut down by repressive governments, TikTok “vulnerabilities” likely make it the favourite spying tool of the Chinese government, the US government is distributing phones with malware, and US Senators are pushing the FCC to … Read more

Sky ECC December 2019 Newsletter

We’re in the gift-giving spirit for December! Gifts include Telegram’s founder explaining that WhatsApp’s vulnerabilities may be a feature (for surveillance), Hezbollah gifted themselves a phone—by stealing it out of a journalist’s hand, US presidential candidates have the everlasting gift of poor email security, millions of SMS messages were a free gift for hackers, and … Read more

Sky ECC October 2019 Newsletter

The last month in cyber security has been an odd one which reminded us why October is Cyber Security Month. In this month’s newsletter we hear from a hacker who lost while playing games against a hero, we learn that WeWork sees their customers’ data as playthings, Elevate Security gives us the Hacker’s Mind Game … Read more

Sky ECC September 2019 Newsletter

Oi, 你好, and welcome to the September 2019 Sky ECC newsletter. The competition is heating up as I came across some very interesting news about our ‘competitors’, criminals compete with the police by pretending to be them, the largest brewer in the world competes with hackers, Toyota competes with email scammers and loses 4 billion … Read more

Sky ECC August 2019 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to the August 2019 edition of the Sky ECC newsletter…blog edition! This month we view an internet under attack as Neo-Nazis attack journalists with SWATting, ransomware attacks Germans, Facebook plans on attacking the encryption of WhatsApp, over 65,000 attacks against your credit card info were stopped in July, and four major telecom … Read more

Sky ECC July 2019 Newsletter

Stories you need to read to stay secure—brought to you this month by the new writer at Sky ECC: Matthew! Welcome to the newsletter where we face the truth about online security and privacy as FaceApp takes our faces, Alan Turing’s face appears on the 50 pound note, a Zoom patch protects your face at work, SMBs … Read more

Sky ECC June 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to the June 2019 Sky ECC Newsletter Our big news this month is Sky ECC is now available on the Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL. We always want Sky ECC on the newest and most secure devices available. The Google Pixel line is one of the few devices—iPhones and BlackBerry Key devices are … Read more