How managed backup and recovery solutions ensure business resilience

GUEST OPINION: Utilizing technology will play a huge role in improving your upper hand in this competitive marketplace. However, incorporating technological advancement into your business operations may expose you to various cyber threats and related issues. Over the last few years, cyber threats have advanced in efficiency and complexity, making it necessary for business owners … Read more

Regulator ACMA targets SMS and identity theft phone scams as compliance priorities

Telecommunications industry regulator the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) will focus on combating SMS and identity theft phone scams as part of its priorities for 2022–23. The ACMA warns that phone scams have severe financial and social impacts on Australians and it will be enforcing new rules that require telcos to use stronger ID … Read more

A digital revolution: Using virtual healthcare to deliver whole employee wellbeing

As the Australian healthcare crisis rises to become a key agenda item for the new Prime Minister, outside of the physical constraints of the system, it’s the perfect opportunity to observe and leverage the solutions that digital or virtual healthcare can offer. Prior to COVID-19 growth in virtual healthcare, adoption was slow, but as the … Read more

Huawei and International Union for Conservation of Nature urge green technology adoption to protect the environment

Huawei director of the board and director of corporate sustainable development committee Tao Jingwen Chinese telecommunications equipment vendor Huawei and the International Union for Conservation of Nature are calling for the need to adopt and deploy new and green technologies that could better protect the planet. In line with the theme of Only One Earth … Read more

Singtel’s 5G to power Singapore MotoCross Beach Race livestream

Singaporean telecommunications company Singtel will power the first fully livestreamed outdoor event of Singapore MotoCross Beach Race over its 5G network from Sentosa this weekend. As part of the 5G@Sentosa program, Singtel partnered with IMDA and SGMX, to fully stream the event on 5G. Singtel claims the event will mark the first time in Singapore … Read more

F5 and Telstra strengthen their services and security solutions

American technology company F5 and Telstra have partnered to bolster their services and solutions. F5’s partnership with Telstra spans 20 years. The ongoing partnership sees F5 provide security and application delivery services to Telstra’s network infrastructure solutions to enhance reliability and security, and help customers realise these benefits. The partnership creates extended opportunities to deliver … Read more

Nokia launches 5G Innov Lab platform in France

Finnish telecommunications vendor Nokia has launched the 5G Innov Lab platform as part of the France Recovery plan with the objective of testing and integrating 5G industrial uses, using an open and transversal approach, and bringing innovation companies. The 5G Innov Lab platform will bring Airbus Secure Land Communications, Augmented Acoustics, Digital Immersion, IMT, SNEF … Read more

Google’s Chrome iOS security push, Apple Safari, iPhone and iPad app

Apple prides itself on the security and privacy features iPhone users enjoy. So would you switch from Safari to Chrome on iOS? Google thinks it can convince you to do just that. Can Google convince iOS users to switch from Safari to Chrome? getty Let’s face it, there really is no love lost between Apple … Read more

RCS Lab hack: How Android, iOS users in Italy and Kazakhstan were spied on

Google recently revealed in a new blog post that it has been tracking the activities of commercial spyware vendors, including Italy-based RCS Lab, which was found to be targeting mobile users in Italy and Kazakhstan. The findings were discovered by Google’s Threat Analysis Group or TAG, which has tracked over 30 vendors with “variing levels … Read more

Google warns high-profile Android victims of spyware ‘Hermit’

New Delhi: Google has found strong evidence that enterprise-grade Android spyware called ‘Hermit’ is being used via SMS messages to target high-profile Android users. The tech giant has warned all Android victims and implemented changes in Google Play Protect. Cyber-security researchers last week unearthed ‘Hermit’ that is being used by the governments via SMS messages … Read more