07 Jan 2021

Capitol riots pose cybersecurity risk, experts warn

The invasion of the US Capitol Building by pro-Trump rioters poses significant cybersecurity risks, industry experts have warned. On 6 January, rioters stormed the Capitol Building in Washington DC in…

06 Jan 2021

Trump bans Chinese app Alipay in executive order

US President Donald Trump has banned eight new Chinese apps, including Ant Group’s Alipay app. The president signed an executive order banning transactions with Alipay, QQ Wallet, WeChat PayTencent QQ,…

04 Jan 2021

Julian Assange extradition to US blocked by UK judge

A London court has ruled that Julian Assange cannot be extradited to the US because of concerns over the Wikileaks founder’s mental health. The 49-year-old Australian is wanted in the…