The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report analyzes whether a leaked database compiled by a Chinese company should be a cause for serious concern. Also featured are discussions on vulnerability disclosure challenges and risks posed by using social media apps for payments.
Since her personal phone number was posted online, Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Carol Ng has received menacing calls from strangers and been bombarded with messages calling her a "cockroach".
She is not alone.
Irony aside, the former executive allegedly secured millions from investors based on fake financial statements.
Users in the US would be unable to download the two Chinese-owned apps from local app stores, according to the Department of Commerce.