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Dominic Panakal

Countries and Companies Cool on TikTok, As Microsoft Proposes US Solution

In early July, the Indian government banned many Chinese mobile applications, including TikTok, claiming they pose a “threat to sovereignty and integrity.” India’s Ministry of Information Technology acted “in defense of India, security of state and public order.”  ByteDance Limited (“ByteDance”) is a Chinese multinational internet technology company […]

The Evolution of COVID-19 Related Cyber Threats

On April 8th, the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) released a statement warning of cybercriminal and advanced persistent threat groups (APT) exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic. The statement provided that the surge […]