In November’s news, Covid-related cybercrime has driven UK attacks to a record number.
Organisations such as the NHS and companies researching potential vaccines have been targeted, which has driven Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre to deal with 194 coronavirus-related incidents, and a total of 723 incidents over the past year – a new record.
In addition, Google have patched a second actively exploited flaw in the popular Chrome browser in as many weeks. Details of this vulnerability can be found here.
From the Web:
- UK spies help NHS fight pandemic fuelled cyber crime attacks
- Apple lets some of its Big Sur macOS apps bypass firewall and VPNs