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21-ott-2021

SWITCH Security Report 2021-9/10

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Covid collateral damage: how the pandemic impacts IT security Malware-as-a-service – advertised via Google Ads and supported by brazen PR Advertising and...

1-set-2021

SWITCH Security Report 2021-7/8

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Perhaps 1984 WAS like 1984 – a big blunder by Apple or simply brilliant advertising? Pegasus: what IT users can learn from the ancient Greeks The biggest hack...

24-giu-2021

SWITCH Security Report 2021-5/6

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Back and forth in the pipeline: hacking and rehacking the US fuel firm Colonial Pipeline with Ransomware as a Service Meat and greed – the world’s largest...

27-apr-2021

SWITCH Security Report 2021-3/4

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Exploit on Exchange – vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange servers trigger a red alert Learning by doing – data leaks discovered in the Swiss Army’s cyber...

4-mar-2021

SWITCH Security Report 2021-1/2

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Dependency confusion – when trust is too good to be true Water hacking – not a new trendy sport, but a serious threat Emotet: the king is dead – let there be...

17-feb-2021

Quad9 Moves to Switzerland

Quad9 is the first DNS security solution to extend GDPR privacy protection to internet users worldwide.

22-dic-2020

SWITCH Security Report 2020-11/12

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Choose your team carefully – hackers use fake MS Teams updates to attack networks, especially those of educational institutions Audacious coronavirus relief...

24-nov-2020

Andreas Dudler appointed Chair of the GÉANT Board

At the virtual GÉANT General Assembly meeting on 24 November 2020, Andreas Dudler was elected Chair of the Board for a one-year term. Andreas Dudler has served on the Board for the past four years. He will replace Christian Grimm of...

13-ott-2020

SWITCH Security Report 2020-09/10

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Ransomware – the new normal of digital extortion A murky supply chain – how hackers profited from Cumulus data Smisherman’s Friends – a new wave of smishing...

24-set-2020

SWITCH Security Report 2020-07/08

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics:   Aimless navigation – Garmin scrambling to regain its bearings after hacking incident Hacking with a heavy hand: German intelligence is making a push to...