September 22, 2019

Category: Cybersecurity

Digital Trust: Business Buzzword, or Cybersecurity’s Future

Media Release: By ALEXANDER MOISEEV, Chief Business Officer, Kaspersky LAST year, no business conversation was complete without someone using the words digital transformation. This year the essential phrase appears to be “digital trust”. But what does digital trust actually mean and how does it affect the cybersecurity landscape? In simple terms, digital trust can be […]

No Silver Bullet in Cybersecurity, Kaspersky Concedes

Highlights: On September 4 to 7, leading global cybersecurity company Kaspersky conducted its 5th Cybersecurity Weekend (CSW) 2019 in Yangon, Myanmar. The Russian firm invited journalists from Asia Pacific (APAC) to the CSW during which its “cyber avengers” — security researchers — from its Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) presented various studies and findings […]

Don’t Believe These 4 Bug Bounty Myths

Editor’s Note: Views in this commentary are solely the author’s. By Laurie Mercer, Security Engineering Lead at HackerOne Myth #1: Bug Bounty Programs Have to Be Public Public bug bounty programs are a way to publicly demonstrate how secure your products are. “If you don’t think our service is secure, we invite you to find […]

Philippines Highest in Concern over Security Issues

Highlights: The Philippines Shows the Highest Level of Concern Over Security Issues; One in Five Filipinos Have Stopped Dealing With an Organization After a Data Breach — New Unisys Security Index™ ————————————————— MANILA — Here’s a warning to Philippine business organizations and government agencies about Filipino consumers: They do not take for granted breach of […]

Philippines Is Second Most Targeted Country for Healthcare — Kaspersky

To be updated. Wannacry Aftermath: Number of attacked medical devices declines globally, but not in some Asia Pacific countries Human-factor remains healthcare security’s biggest loophole, says Kaspersky By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Newss YANGON, Myanmar (SDN), September 5 — CYBER bad guys have made the […]

Ongoing: Kaspersky Diagnosis on Healthcare Sector: Data is Sick

Data is Sick: Kaspersky reveals diagnosis of cyberthreats plaguing the healthcare sector 5th Cybersecurity Weekend puts spotlight on still unseen attacks against medical and pharmaceutical organisations in APAC Media Release: YANGON, Myanmar, September 5 — KASPERSKY tags escalating number of cyberthreats as the modern plague haunting the healthcare sector, during its 5th CyberSecurity Weekend (CSW) in […]

Philippines Highest in Phishing Victims in SEA

Improved awareness, especially for young internet users, needed to combat the old but still effective cybercrime Media Release: PHISHING attacks in Southeast Asia (SEA) continue to rise even as the Philippines has gained a reputation of having the highest number of victims. Kaspersky said the ranking of SEA countries dynamically changes when it comes to the […]

Kaspersky, Temasek Producing More Singaporean Cybersecurity Professionals

Kaspersky partners with Temasek Polytechnic to offer technical cybersecurity courses to more Singaporeans Collaboration aims to produce more highly-skilled cybersecurity professionals in the country Media Release: KASPERSKY and Temasek Polytechnic have teamed up to make Singaporeans more aware of cybersecurity. In in an email to SDN — Science and Digital News, it was learned the […]

Dangerous Trojan Horse Sneaks through Popular App

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News IF I have CamScanner app installed in my smartphone, I would have deleted already. You should, too. No problem if like me you did not install it. But maybe some friends have it on their phones because CamScanner, which […]

Fortinet Accelerates and Secures On-Ramp to Cloud

New FortiGate NGFWs Support a Security-Driven Network for Cloud-Ready Organizations Media Release: A global a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) has announced three new high-performance FortiGate Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs), comprised of FortiGate 1100E, FortiGate 2200E, and FortiGate 3300E. These new offerings support Security-Driven Networking and enable organizations to […]