COVID-19 in SSA; Impediments on travel and operations
July 10, 2020

COVID-19 in SSA; Impediments on travel and operations

Amid a comparatively low number of COVID-19 infections, Sub-Saharan African countries are attempting to resume travel and operations. We assess the resulting travel risks in this report. 
SIM Report: Central & Eastern Europe, Issue 4
July 9, 2020

SIM Report: Central & Eastern Europe, Issue 4

The latest Europe SIM examines the upcoming presidential election in Poland, the impact of COVID-19 on China-CEE relations, and how growing political opposition in Belarus presents a rare challenge to the incumbent president.

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 6 July 2020
July 6, 2020

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 6 July 2020

In this week's Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly—a joint collaboration between us and Cyjax—we cover:  

  • COVID-19 scams and attack update
  • Rise in RDP attacks in Germany and Japan
  • PROMETHIUM APT launches new global attack campaign
  • Swiss RE calls on companies to prepare cyber resilience
HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 3 July 2020
July 3, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 3 July 2020

Imposition of National Security Legislation incites mass rallies on Hong Kong Island; pro-Beijing activists gather outside US Consulate General to protest US meddling; and foreign companies, particularly in the media sector, are also targeted for government scrutiny, posing operational risks. We assess the threat in the week ahead.


SNAPSHOT: Blast outside Tehran likely caused by Israeli cyberattack
June 29, 2020

SNAPSHOT: Blast outside Tehran likely caused by Israeli cyberattack

In our latest Snapshot, we examine the security dynamics arising from an ongoing Iran-Israel cyberwar. 
Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 29 June 2020
June 29, 2020

Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly Brief 29 June 2020

In this week's Geopolitical and Cybersecurity Risk Weekly—a joint collaboration between us and Cyjax—we cover:  

  • COVID-19 scam update
  • Twitter informs business customers data compromise 
  • Russian cybercriminal group returns with new ransomware
  • Hong Kong's new national security law threatens foreign businesses
HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 26 June 2020
June 26, 2020

HONG KONG PROTEST MONITOR 26 June 2020

Pro-democracy demonstrations continue and likely to intensify as the Beijing and Hong Kong governments move toward implementing controversial national security legislation before 1 July.  We assess the threat in the week ahead.


SNAPSHOT: The future of cross-border travel in Europe
June 25, 2020

SNAPSHOT: The future of cross-border travel in Europe

Our latest Snapshot examines the future of cross-border travel in Europe. 
SIM Report: North America, Issue 6
June 25, 2020

SIM Report: North America, Issue 6

The latest Sub-regional Intelligence Monitor (SIM) examines important developments in Canada's telecommunications industry related to Huawei.