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Smaller Tour Operators and Hotels Get New Tools to Drive Direct Bookings

Smaller Tour Operators and Hotels Get New Tools to Drive Direct Bookings

Direct bookings have been harder for smaller hotels and mom-and-pop tour operators to get than for the big guys. Still, tech providers, such as Sojern, Xola, and Destinia, aim to democratize online
Turkey: Plane skids off Istanbul runway and breaks up, 120 injured

Turkey: Plane skids off Istanbul runway and breaks up, 120 injured

Breaking News: There's been an air disaster in Turkey. No deaths reported. A Pegasus Airlines plane that was heading into Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport for landing skidded off the end of a wet
Report: FBI Investigating NSO Group Over Notorious International Hacks

Report: FBI Investigating NSO Group Over Notorious International Hacks

The FBI is investigating shady cyber-intelligence company NSO Group and the possible use of its phone-hijacking tools in several high-profile hacks, Reuters reported on Thursday.Read more...

UN alleges Saudi crown prince linked to hacking of Bezos’ iPhone

Allegations that the ruler of Saudi Arabia played a role in hacking Jeff Bezos’ phone made headlines around the world today. A forensic report indicates this was supposedly an iPhone X, and a WhatsApp
“The Indian government’s stand on data localisation is a bit of an overkill”

“The Indian government’s stand on data localisation is a bit of an overkill”

A multi-national approach is required for data protection.
What is Pegasus and how did it target Indians on WhatsApp?

What is Pegasus and how did it target Indians on WhatsApp?

At least two dozen people were targeted for surveillance, ahead of elections.
Facebook has accused an Israeli tech firm of hacking WhatsApp to spy on activists, journalists

Facebook has accused an Israeli tech firm of hacking WhatsApp to spy on activists, journalists

At least 100 human rights activists and journalists were targeted in the attack, WhatsApp said.

Facebook sues Israeli firm over WhatsApp call exploit attacks

Facebook has filed a lawsuit against the NSO Group, accusing the Israeli cybersurveillance firm of using WhatsApp to spread spyware to 1,400 mobile devices in 20 countries from April through May.

Facebook Sues Israeli NSO Spyware Firm For Hacking WhatsApp Users

Finally, for the very first time, an encrypted messaging service provider is taking legal action against a private entity that has carried out malicious attacks against its users.Facebook filed a
Yet another Battlestar Galactica reboot

Yet another Battlestar Galactica reboot

I was perfectly satisfied with the OG Battlestar series. The 1st remake's pilot and first season or two were great! Verge: NBCUniversal’s streaming service, Peacock, will launch next April with a
Pegasus spyware can break into users’ cloud accounts and steal data

Pegasus spyware can break into users’ cloud accounts and steal data

An Israeli software company has developed a tool with the ability to break into users' cloud-based accounts. The software has been advertised as being able to copy authentication keys and access cloud
Report: NSO Group's Pegasus Spyware Can Break Into Cloud Services, Transmit User Data to Server

Report: NSO Group's Pegasus Spyware Can Break Into Cloud Services, Transmit User Data to Server

Israeli spyware company NSO Group’s powerful Pegasus malware—the same spyware implicated in a breach of WhatsApp earlier this year—is capable of scraping a target’s data from the servers of Apple,

New malware steals data from your device and cloud accounts

A new spyware tool reportedly can harvest data from iOS devices and their connected cloud accounts. The tool, called Pegasus, also works with Android devices. The data it is able to gather even

Israeli Firm’s Spyware Can Silently Extract All Data from iCloud

Israeli firm NSO Group has a tool called Pegasus which is capable of not only extracting data from a phone’s onboard storage but also from the cloud services they are talking to including iCloud.
Startups Weekly: Will the real unicorns please stand up?

Startups Weekly: Will the real unicorns please stand up?

In this week's newsletter: CrowdStrike readies its IPO, Brex eyes a $2B valuation and SoFi lands a whopping $500M.
Creators of WhatsApp attack software face lawsuit from Amnesty International

Creators of WhatsApp attack software face lawsuit from Amnesty International

This week a spyware attack was launched on WhatsApp. Now the Israeli firm linked to that attack is facing a lawsuit from human rights NGO Amnesty International, alleging their software has been used

WhatsApp users must update now to avoid spyware attacks

WhatsApp users must update to the latest version of the app to avoid be infected by malicious software. A security flaw in the popular messaging client allows the Pegasus spyware to be installed on
Report: WhatsApp Vulnerability Used to Secretly Infect Phones With NSO Group's Notorious Spyware

Report: WhatsApp Vulnerability Used to Secretly Infect Phones With NSO Group's Notorious Spyware

Powerful spyware developed by Israeli cyber-intelligence company NSO Group exploited a vulnerability in encrypted messaging app WhatsApp to transfer itself to targeted devices, the Financial Times

WhatsApp call exploit let attackers slip spyware on to phones

WhatsApp appears to have been the inadvertent conduit for a surveillance campaign. Both WhatsApp and Israeli software developer NSO Group have confirmed that an exploit in WhatsApp's voice calling

Hackers Used WhatsApp 0-Day Flaw to Secretly Install Spyware On Phones

Whatsapp has recently patched a severe vulnerability that was being exploited by attackers to remotely install surveillance malware on a few "selected" smartphones by simply calling the targeted phone