SNAPSHOT: Israel and Bahrain sign agreement to normalise relations
October 21, 2020

SNAPSHOT: Israel and Bahrain sign agreement to normalise relations

Israel and Bahrain accord to normalise relations will have regional security implications, including from Palestinians, marginalised Shiite communities and terror organisations.


Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk  Weekly Brief 19 October 2020
October 19, 2020

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 19 October 2020

Our Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief, a joint report with our partners from Cyjax, covers: 
  • Attacks and cybersecurity news
  • Data breaches, fraud and vulnerabilities
  • APT activity and malware campaigns
  • Geopolitical threats and campaigns

SIM REPORT: Northeast Asia, Issue 9
October 19, 2020

SIM REPORT: Northeast Asia, Issue 9

This Sub-regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) report looks at the impact of worsening geopolitical tensions on foreign businesses in China and Hong Kong. It also looks at the heightened cyber and political risks suggested by a surge in Chinese military activity near Taiwan.


HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR   16 October 2020
October 16, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 16 October 2020

Activists gather for another memorial anniversary in Admiralty; US-China relations worsening, raising  the potential for further escalation of post- presidential election in the US; potential US sanctions impacting financial institutions; and ‘travel bubble’ with Singapore on the horizon. We assess the threats and developments that impact organisations in the week ahead.


GUINEA: Ethnicisation of campaign and opposition cracks signals risks of sporadic violence
October 15, 2020

GUINEA: Ethnicisation of campaign and opposition cracks signals risks of sporadic violence

Guinea is holding the first round of its presidential election on 18 October, and a possible run-off in November. This Sub-Regional Intelligence Monitor assesses the security risks. 
Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk  Weekly Brief 5 October 2020
October 5, 2020

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 5 October 2020

Our Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief, a joint report with our partners from Cyjax, covers: 
  • Attacks and cybersecurity news
  • Data breaches, fraud and vulnerabilities
  • APT activity and malware campaigns
  • Geopolitical threats and campaigns

SNAPSHOT: Renewed clashes over Nagorno-Karabakh escalate likelihood of Azerbaijan-Armenia war
October 1, 2020

SNAPSHOT: Renewed clashes over Nagorno-Karabakh escalate likelihood of Azerbaijan-Armenia war

Our latest Snapshot examines the geopolitical consequences of the current conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. 
SNAPSHOT: Spike in Chinese military activity near Taiwan raises conflict concerns
September 28, 2020

SNAPSHOT: Spike in Chinese military activity near Taiwan raises conflict concerns

China conducts military exercises with air assets encroaching on Taiwan’s airspace multiple times, raising security concerns. We assess the implications and look into plausible outcomes.


Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk  Weekly Brief 28 September 2020
September 28, 2020

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 28 September 2020

In this week's Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly—a joint collaboration between us and Cyjax—we cover:  
  • Unsecured database exposed sensitive data for users of Microsoft’s Bing search engine mobile application in over 70 countries
  • Google allegedly violated EU privacy rules through collecting people’s personal information