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Latest news in the IT world

Jun 7, 2021

“Latest news in the IT world” collects all important news. Here we list some of the most interesting news in IT and IT security, which is good for everyone to know about. It is important to stay up to date on what is happening in the IT world.

KLARNA EXPOSED TO AN IT-CRASH

On 27 May 2021, the bank Klarna is exposed to an IT crash, which was self-inflicted. The crash led to users logging in to the app logging into another user’s account. This means that several private data regarding customers have been exposed. The crash was due to a bug that slipped through despite good review when updating the app. They had to shut down the entire app temporarily.

The CEO of the bank described the accident as “embarrassing and that it is extremely sad”.

Read the full article here: Expressen

THERE IS A LACK OF IT-SKILLS

The technology industry is screaming for IT expertise. With the evolving digitalisation, the need for knowledgeable IT people becomes greater. If nothing is done, there will be a deficit of 70,000 people in the industry by 2024. Digitization and the corona crisis have accelerated further development and led to an incredible demand for IT skills.

Read the full article here: DI

FUJIFILM IS EXPOSED TO RANSOMWARE ATTACK

The Japanese company was subjected to a ransomware attack on June 1, 2021. The attack has led to the company shutting down parts of its network and disconnecting external correspondence. This has affected all forms of communication that come in via the company’s network system. It is still unclear how much damage the attack did.

Read the whole article here: ComputerSweden