09 Jul 2021

Citing the Delta Variant, Pfizer Will Pursue Booster Shots and a New Vaccine

Pfizer and BioNTech announced on Thursday they are developing a version of the coronavirus vaccine that targets the Delta variant. The Delta variant is highly contagious and has spread to nearly 100 countries. The companies expect to begin trials of the vaccine in August.  The two companies also reported promising

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22 Dec 2020

Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine Is Cleared for Use by EU Drug Agency

The Pfizer and BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine has been cleared by the European Union, a major step for Europe in combatting the pandemic. Europe has been battling with economic hardship and a deadly winter surge, combined with fear over a new mutation in the virus found in Britain. The vaccine has

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11 Dec 2020

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Targeted in EU Cyberattack

According to cybersecurity experts, another cyberattack targeting COVID-19 vaccine development has occurred, this time accessing documentation about the vaccine created by Pfizer and BioNTech. Threat actors have been bent on stealing COVID-19 vaccine data, and this marks another breach in a series of efforts by malicious actors to capitalizing on

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02 Dec 2020

Pfizer, BioNTech’s Covid-19 Vaccine Authorized in the U.K.: What You Need to Know

The UK has become the first country to authorize the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID vaccine for emergency distribution. Britain’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency declared that the vaccine was safe to use after analyzing its trials and outcomes. This represents the first clearance of a vaccine by a Western

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12 Nov 2020

EU agrees to buy 300 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

The European Union has announced that it formally authorized a contract with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer. Pfizer has developed a vaccine that boasts a 90% effectiveness rate and has maintained health check clearances throughout Phase 1, 2, and 3 trials. The vaccine was developed in collaboration with German lab BioNTech. The

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21 Oct 2020

Pharma Giant Pfizer Leaks Customer Prescription Info, Call Transcripts

According to researchers, due to a misconfigured Google Cloud storage bucket, hundreds of medical patients taking cancer drugs including Aromasin, Ibrance, and others are now vulnerable to phishing attacks as well as malware and identity fraud. The company hosting the leaked information, pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, left the Google Cloud storage

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