Nice Systems insecurely configured an Amazon cloud server used to hold data about calls made to Verizon’s contact center.
SS7 has security issues, but perhaps they have been over-publicized.
Shankar Palaniandy of FRS Labs talks about the Indian national ID database and its impact on customer verification and services.
One of the people arrested blamed engineers at MTN headquarters for taking advantage of weak IT security.
Canada’s Supreme Court disagreed with Google about whether one country could impose a decision to remove search results even if that might break laws elsewhere.
Execs would be foolish to disregard downside risks whilst overstating the extent they can monetize data.
Kenyan consultant Joseph Nderitu has been appointed RAG African Agenda Coordinator. This signals a change in who should lead the global development of risk and assurance practices.
It might take another two and a half years before Vodafone’s bill complaints reduce to the level of other UK telcos.
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Not many people can say the first week of their new job involved meeting a hundred international experts.