Ransomware attacks see huge year-on-year rise

Malware and ransomware are both on the rise according to new global figures from the security firm SonicWall. The cybersecurity company detected a 44 per cent increase in the amount of malware infecting users' machines between January and October of this year. At the same time, Ransomware which is a type of malware that encrypts all …

Huawei to overtake Amazon in tablet sales

New research from TrendForce has revealed that global tablet shipments are expected to decline by 4.3 per cent year-over-year in 2018 to 145.5m units as sales of entry-level devices decline due to the rise of smart speakers and higher currency exchange rates. The firm's notebook analyst, Kou-Han Tseng provided further insight on the company's findings, saying: …