InfoSecSherpa’s News Round Up for Sunday, October 31, 2021

InfoSecSherpa: Your Guide Up a Mountain of Information!

2 min readNov 1, 2021


Happy Halloween!

You’ll find all treats and no tricks in this news round up!
  1. Iran looks to Russia to confront cyber threats
    (The Jerusalem Post, October 31st)
  2. Experts Urge AfCFTA (African Continental Free Trade Area) to Prepare for Data Security
    (This Day Live, October 31st)
  3. Federal Government launches cyber security campaign to increase awareness of online dangers
    (The West Australian, October 31st)
  4. Rivals on World Stage, Russia and U.S. Quietly Seek Areas of Accord
    (The New York Times, October 31st)
  5. Cyberhackers steal details of Graff jewellers’ celebrity clients [paywall]
    (The Times UK, November 1st)
  6. Most Indian firms to increase cybersecurity budget in 2022: PwC survey
    (Deccan Herald, October 31st)
  7. Kansas Governor Laura Kelly Announces Cybersecurity Task Force Recommendations
    (KFDI, October 31st)
  8. Hackers threaten to out Israeli LGBTQ dating site users
    (France 24, October 31st)
  9. Business Interruption, Recovery Costs Drive Financial Losses From Cyber Attacks: Report
    (Insurance Journal, November 1st)
  10. AbstractEmu Android malware can root your device, lock you out
    (News Bytes, October 31st)
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