Stories by George Nott

Eugene Kaspersky: Mistrust makes us stronger

​As the drummers in LED-studded military uniforms exit the stage at the opening ceremony of Kaspersky Lab's Singapore summit, on walks Eugene Kaspersky in a blue linen shirt, jeans and trainers, an SLR camera slung round his neck.

Written by George Nott15 April 19 12:17

Internet pioneer Paul Vixie: Build roads, not walls

​'Are you an optimist?' was the question put to Paul Vixie last week at Kaspersky's security analyst summit in Singapore, when he took to the stage to receive the security company's 'MVP' award.

Written by George Nott15 April 19 09:37

The 'super easy' way to hack a Swede's email account

When you forget your Gmail password, and have two factor authentication (2FA) enabled, Google will SMS or call you with a six to eight digit code. You enter the code (Google calls this 2-step verification) and gain access to your account.

Written by George Nott12 April 19 09:00

Triton intrusion discovered at second industrial facility

​Intrusion activity attributed to the same group which attacked the industrial safety systems of a petrochemical plant in Saudi Arabia in 2017 has been uncovered at a second facility, security researchers have confirmed.

Written by George Nott10 April 19 15:31

Terror streaming bill 'rams through' parliament

​Legislation that will see social media companies and executives face hefty fines with jail time for failing quickly remove violent content from their platforms.

Written by George Nott04 April 19 11:07

NSW Data Analytics Centre staff receiving ethics training

​Staff at the New South Wales Government’s Data Analytics Centre (DAC) are receiving ethics training to ensure they “take the responsibilities of citizen data seriously”, it has been revealed.

Written by George Nott03 April 19 13:03