New Zealand - Privacy Act 2020

New Zealand – The Privacy Act 2020

New Zealand – The Privacy Act 2020 New Data Protection Law in New Zealand In recent years, the concerns on data protection and privacy have been rising significantly, many regions and countries have introduced different laws and rules to regulate data breaches. The GDPR was launched by the EU in May 2018 and the LGPD…

Magazine sharing: Lightweight Cybersecurity

Lightweight cybersecurity Under the new normality of enterprises, network applications such as human resources management, purchasing, conferencing and customer service system are becoming more popular. At the same time, the challenges of security are becoming more forbidding. Under daily challenges from different ransomware and software vulnerability, and with limited manpower and resources, corporate management always…

Final thoughts about Maladvertisement Campaign

StormEye believes these maladvertisements and acts of phishing will be abated, and more people will fall victim. Whilst regulatory monitoring and the resulting punishment might deter, as the cyber world has no geographical, the deterrent effect is limited. StormEye strongly suggests the old caveat emptor should still be faithfully followed by users of internet lest…

Comparison between GDPR, PDPO and SB-327 (California’s new IoT security law)

It is important for organizations and companies to protect an individual’s data privacy. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Personal Data Privacy Ordinance(PDPO) and California’s new IoT Security Law (SB-327) are laws that regulate personal data usage and security of devices. Below will explain the difference between these laws in terms of background information, coverage, individual…

Campaign Information

Since late June, 2019, StormEye team have observed a rise of Facebook advertisements related to Alan Tam’s secret investment.  It raised our caution that this might be related to a series of cryptocurrency scam or maladvertising events. The following screenshot shows one of the Facebook advertisements we have captured and collected. Figure 1 Screenshot of…