• 100,000 cheap wireless cameras vulnerable to hacking

    Consumer advocacy organisation Which? has issued a warning over the security of wireless camera brands made by China-based HiChip and urged the owners of more than 100,000 devices thought to be active in the UK to stop using their cameras immediately.

    The flaws affect both the devices themselves and their accompanying CamHi smartphone app, said Which?. The organisation worked to verify the flaw alongside security researcher and camera specialist Paul Marrapese, and found it in five cameras from OEM brands Accfly, Elite Security, ieGeek, Genbolt and SV3C.

    It may also exist in over 30 other brands that have been,

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  • How the RHS overcame Covid-19 to create the first online-only Chelsea Flower Show in just 8 weeks

    For five days each May, the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Chelsea, London, play host to one of the most notable and well-attended gardening events in the world, The Chelsea Flower Show.

    The annual event, organised by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) gardening society, is used by exhibitors to showcase new plants and the latest thinking in garden design, as part of the RHS’s aim to get more people across the UK into gardening as a pastime.

    This year’s show was set to run for five days from 18 May 2020 as normal, with many of its exhibitors already

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  • Santander to recruit 3,000 more IT staff

    Spanish Bank Santander is adding 3,000 people to its global IT team as part of its €20bn four-year digital and technology transformation.

    The new hires, from across the world, will help the bank transform its offerings to meet the demands of customers in the age of digital banking.

    They will become part of a team that will work on projects to personalise customer experiences and increase loyalty while becoming more efficient, including cutting costs by €1.2bn a year.

    Ana Botín, group executive chairman at Banco Santander, said having the best technology is not just about having the best infrastructure, applications

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