November 18, 2019

Day: August 28, 2018

Hyatt is world’s 1st major hotel chain to offer bug bounty program for hackers to protect its millions global guests from cyber risks

Grand Hyatt Manila, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines. (EKU)​ ————————————————— REMEMBER the massive hacking revealed in November 2018 of a global major hotel chain involving data of its 500 million guests? That was Marriott and its Starwood Hotels. Before something like that could happen to them, Hyatt, another of the world’s major […]

DOST commits Php50-M funding to ASEAN COST for development of region’s pool of S&T human resources

DOST FUND. The leadership of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has committed Php50 million to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Committee on Science and Technology (COST) for Human Resources Development (HRD). COST HRD is aimed at creating a sustainable socio-economic development, particularly in the field of engineering and the sciences for […]

DICT agency grants DFA only 5 additional days before facing initial passport fact-finding inquiry

FIVE days. Or 120 hours. Or 7,200 minutes. Or 432,000 seconds. That’s the length of time the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has before being put in the hot seat by the National Privacy Commission (DICT-NPC). The NPC is an attached agency of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). Headed by Commissioner Raymund […]