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GUYANA | Digicel, Orange telecoms target Guyana, Suriname oil industry with new submarine fibre-optic cable

GEORGETOWN,Guyana, Sept. 29, 2021 - Demerara Waves, Denis Chabrol -  Digicel on Wednesday announced that it  has inked a deal with the France-based major international telecoms provider, Orange, to build a submarine fibre-optic cable that would link French Guiana, Suriname, Guyana and,  Trinidad and Tobago and provide service to the rapidly emerging oil sector.

GUYANA | Digicel, Orange telecoms target Guyana, Suriname oil industry with new submarine fibre-optic cable

Spyware: why the booming surveillance tech industry is vulnerable to corruption and abuse

The world’s most sophisticated commercially available spyware may be being abused, according to an investigation by 17 media organisations in ten countries. Intelligence leaks and forensic phone analysis suggests the surveillance software, called Pegasus, has been used to target and spy on the phones of human rights activists, investigative journalists, politicians, researchers and academics.

Spyware: why the booming surveillance tech industry is vulnerable to corruption and abuse

Inside a ransomware attack: how dark webs of cybercriminals collaborate to pull one off

In their Carbis Bay communique, the G7 announced their intention to work together to tackle ransomware groups. Days later, US president Joe Biden met with Russian president Vladimir Putin, where an extradition process to bring Russian cybercriminals to justice in the US was discussed. Putin reportedly agreed in principle, but insisted that extradition be reciprocal. Time will tell if an extradition treaty can be reached. But if it is, who exactly should extradited – and what for?

Inside a ransomware attack: how dark webs of cybercriminals collaborate to pull one off
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