Tag: Security

IRAS warns public against scam emails

Channel NewsAsia reported on 8 June that police are investigating cases of scam emails purportedly sent by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) which ask recipients to click on a link to resolve problems with their tax returns.

Move over Heartbleed, more OpenSSL bugs found

More bugs have been found in OpenSSL, the same security technology that was affected by the Heartbleed bug. The OpenSSL Foundation published an advisory on June 5 on several bugs, including a classic “man-in-the-middle” (MITM) attack in which a third party can eavesdrop on or modify data traffic between two points.