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The Next Great Disruption Is Hybrid Work—Are We Ready?

The move to hybrid work — a blended model where some employees return to the workplace and others continue to work from home.  We’re on the brink of a disruption as great as last year’s sudden shift to remote work: the move to hybrid work — a blended model where...

How to avoid social engineering attacks

By Rakesh Soni, betanews Social engineering is a method of obtaining confidential information by psychologically manipulating or deceiving people to pursue a certain course of action. It is a popular tactic among hackers as it is easier to exploit human psychology rather than hacking a network or looking for security vulnerabilities....

Hackers hijack government websites to mine crypto-cash

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) took down its website after a warning that hackers were taking control of visitors’ computers to mine cryptocurrency. Security researcher Scott Helme said more than 4,000 websites, including many government ones, were affected. He said the affected code had now been disabled and visitors were...