• God of War fans, you in for a treat

    To celebrate the highly anticipated release of the latest instalment of PlayStation® 4 video game God of War, 4FINGERS Crispy Chicken will be having a month-long promotional event complete with a game demo console[1]and giveaways.

  • Roaming Mantis Detected, Beware Especially Smartphone Users in Asia

    Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered a new Android malware distributed through a domain name system (DNS) hijacking technique and targeting smartphones, mostly in Asia. The campaign, dubbed Roaming Mantis remains highly active and is designed to steal user information including credentials and to provide attackers with full control over the compromised Android device. Between February and April 2018, researchers detected the malware in over 150 user networks, mainly in South Korea, Bangladesh, and Japan, but there are likely to be many more victims. Researchers believe a cybercriminal group looking for financial gain is behind the operation.

  • I am sucker for Bellroy

    I bought in total 6 Bellroy wallets, with 1 as a birthday gift to our brother.  I am not fancy user of wallet.  I have been long time using TUMI leather wallet, which I bought when I was in Japan for the first time.  It lasted for many years.  Prior to that, I have been using wallets from Marks & Spencer.  I discovered Bellroy by chance, through online ads. I bought the Hide and Seek, which I still have the wallet until today.  Then I picked up cycling, I opted for something could keep my phone as well as function as a wallet. Later, I found that I wanted something…

  • Hotbeds in Asia, Middle East

    During the first three months of the year, Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered a wave of new APT activity based mainly in Asia – more than 30% of Q1 reports were dedicated to threat operations in this region. A peak of activity was also observed in the Middle East with a number of new techniques used by actors. These and other trends are covered in Kaspersky Lab’s latest quarterly threat intelligence summary. In the first quarter of 2018, Kaspersky Lab researchers continued to detect cyber activities by advanced persistent threat (APT) groups speaking languages including Russian, Chinese, English and Korean, among others. And while some well-known actors didn’t show any noteworthy…

  • Well, Well, Well, You Know This Day Will Cometh, Period.

    In today’s digital world, it has become commonplace for couples to depend on devices to communicate and stay connected to each other. However, according to the latest Kaspersky Lab study, there are not only pros of “connected love” but also cons that should be taken into account. For example, 55% of couples have argued about device overuse, highlighting how although devices often help to bring couples closer together, they can also push them apart and potentially put relationships at risk. Many people today depend on devices to stay connected with their friends and family, and the same is true for those in relationships. Indeed, couples today frequently use devices and…

  • Sandbox, On The Cloud, Saving Big Bucks For Your Business

    I came across this update from Kaspersky Lab, which I think it is pretty exciting for companies which are posed with threats, especially when threats are getting more complicated and sophisticated. The brand launched Cloud Sandbox with the following highlights:- No additional hardware investments, so saving on CAPEX Subscription base, so when you do not need it anymore, just stop.  Imagine the amount of hardware you need to think what to do with them when you switch system Detonate suspicious files in a virtual environment, instead of at your own hardware and the risks, oh boy, too high Overall, you also get the best security expert minds at your side…

  • HomePod

    I love music. Retna and I share about the same taste in music.  Not that all the genre we could listen together, but we have some common artists we listen together on regular basis. I also have music I listen to with our kids. When AirPlay first arrived on the iOS, we opted for KLIPSCH KMC 3, which is a portable speaker, with super great sub woofer, which we played it outdoor a lot when washing the cars.  We then placed it inside the living room, for anyone to enjoy the great sound of music. Later through a trip to Taipei, we discovered Bangs and Olufsen, which was installed inside…

  • Someone could be watching your child

    Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered multiple security vulnerabilities in popular smart cameras that are frequently used as baby monitors, or for internal home and office security surveillance. According to the research, the uncovered flaws could allow attackers to obtain remote access to video and audio feeds from the cameras, remotely disable these devices, execute arbitrary malicious code on them and do many other things. Modern smart cameras contain an advanced number of functions, providing users with various opportunities: people can use them as advanced baby monitors or for surveillance systems which spot intruders while no one is home or in the office. But, are these cameras secure enough by design…