New FjordPhantom Android Malware Targets Banking Apps in Southeast Asia

Dec 01, 2023NewsroomMobile Security / Banking Security Cybersecurity researchers have disclosed a new sophisticated Android malware called FjordPhantom that has been observed targeting users in Southeast Asian countries like Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam since early September 2023. “Spreading primarily through messaging services, it combines app-based malware with social engineering to defraud banking customers,” Oslo-based mobile…

3 on the Rise Industrial Stocks to Consider Buying Now

The industrial sector is anticipated to thrive, fueled by growing infrastructural development requiring metals, automation, digitalization, and innovative production techniques. Given this backdrop, quality industrial stocks Rio Tinto Group (RIO), Limbach Holdings (LMB), and Core Molding Technologies (CMT) could be solid portfolio additions now. Read on…. Stimulated by the rising demand for industrial machinery, metals,…

Benchmark, the storied venture firm, sees “traps” in today’s AI funding frenzy: “Don’t be Microsoft”

Yesterday in Helsinki, this editor interviewed four of the six general partners at Benchmark, the nearly 30-year-old, Silicon Valley firm that’s known for some notable bets (Uber, Dropbox), paying each general partner exactly the same way, and for continuing to raise similar-size funds over its many years rather than balloon in size.  We were speaking…