November 18, 2019

Category: Cybersecurity

Fortinet: Emails Still Biggest Source of Malware

Media Release: By FortiGuard SE Team WHILE many of us may have taken a well-earned vacation over the summer, cybercriminals were hard at work looking for new ways to target and exploit our networks, devices, and services. The Fortinet Threat Landscape Report provides insights into the top threats and trends discovered and tracked by the […]

PHL 3rd Most Android Mobile Malware Target in SEA

Media Release: DATA from Kaspersky from January to September 2019 show the Philippines ranked third among Southeast Asian countries with the highest Android mobile malware attempts detected and blocked by the cybersecurity company. The Philippines has been in the same spot since 2017, next to list-toppers Indonesia and Malaysia, respectively.   Number of Android attacks blocked […]

Fortinet Wins in 2019 Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards

Media Release: TAGUIG CITY — ​Fortinet is a winner in the 2019 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards. The company’s Network Security Expert (NSE) Institute’s certification program has been recognized the “Professional Certification Program of the Year” given out on November 5. CyberSecurity Breakthrough is a leading independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies, and […]

Women Underrepresented in Enterprises’ Cybersecurity, Notes Kaspersky

Media Release: IN 45% of enterprises, the proportion of women working in IT security departments is less than that in the rest of the company’s workforce. However, of these organizations only 37% of them have in place, or considered applying, formal programs that will bring more women into cybersecurity security — a survey of security […]

NPC Issues Guidelines on Data Security for ‘Undas’ 2019

Media Release: The National Privacy Commission (NPC) advises Filipinos observing All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day to take preventive security measures to avoid compromising data on their device and data systems. For travelers, something as simple as avoiding the use of a public charging station will help keep their device and personal data safe. […]

To Battle Drone Menace, Kaspersky Flies Antidrone

Only birds in the sky: Kaspersky launches new solution to combat privacy and security risks from civilian drones Media Release: DRONES have become a positive force for many things. But coming with its usefulness is its becoming a menace as well. Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky offers an answer as it has launched a new solution […]

IoT Devices Under Attack; China Top Source

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — INTERNET of Things (IoT) devices continue to be under constant attack. A Kaspersky research showed China (30%) is the number one source of the worldwide onslaught, followed by Brazil (19%), and third (surprise?), the land of […]

ACES Honors Kaspersky’s Neumeier as Outstanding Leader

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @​edd1819, Intagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — THE Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability (ACES) Awards 2019 has bestowed honors to an executive of Kaspersky. ACES recognized Stephan Neumeier, managing director for Asia Pacific at Kaspersky, as one of the “Outstanding Leaders in Asia” […]

Gartner Ranks Fortinet Top 3 for SD-WAN

Media Release: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced on October 14 that it is among the top three vendors in worldwide market share for SD-WAN equipment by revenue in Gartner’s Q2 2019 report titled, “Market Share: Enterprise Network Equipment by Market Segment, Worldwide, 2Q19.” According to Gartner, […]

Kaspersky, 20th Century Fox Partners for ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’

​Media Release: DID you miss Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 1984 ultra popular “The Terminator” movie and its subsequent sequels? Another sequel is coming to the movie theaters near you, it is titled “Terminator: Dark Fate.: And you can have a free ticket to the movie courtesy of a partnership between global cybersecurity company Kaspersky and 20th Century […]