Africa & Middle East: Slingshot, the spy that came in from the router

Africa & Middle East: Slingshot, the spy that came in from the router

LAGOS, Nigeria, March 12, 2018/ — Kaspersky Lab researchers have uncovered a sophisticated threat used for cyber-espionage in the Middle East and Africa from at least 2012 until February 2018. The malware, which researchers have called ‘Slingshot’, attacks and...
Conflicts and weather patterns strain food security

Conflicts and weather patterns strain food security

ROME, Italy, March 5, 2018/ — High levels of food insecurity persist in the world, due largely to conflicts and to adverse climatic shocks that are taking a toll, particularly in East African and Near East countries, where large numbers of people continue to be...