Barclays Ashok Vaswani, Barclays UK CEO. COPENHAGEN, Denmark — The CEO of Barclays UK says the bank is working “very, very closely with the government” to guard against cyber attacks, amid a recent ratcheting up of suspected state-sponsored attacks. Ashok Vaswani told Business Insider at the Money2020 Europe conference in Copenhagen this week: “For us, […]

Hon Fun Ping, CEO of Sysarmy. Sysarmy Sdn Bhd has won the prestigious Malaysia Cyber Security Award for ‘Cyber Security Innovation for Year 2016’. The awards were created by Cybersecurity Malaysia to honour individuals and organisations who contributed to Malaysia’s cyber security or information security, in terms of innovativeness, commitment, industry/product/service leadership and […]

Ingvar Froiland , Director and GM Asia Pacific, F-Secure Corporation, Norhizam Abdul Kadir, ‎VP, Infotech Industry Development, MDEC, Samu Konttinen, President & CEO, F-Secure Corporation, Amit Nath, Head of Sales Asia Pacific – Corporate Business, F-Secure Corporation F-Secure Corporation is emphasising its confidence in bringing consumers and business complete security and privacy protection […]

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello CME Group, one of America’s largest derivatives marketplaces, is building out a new team set up to protect the exchange from cybersecurity attacks. The group is hiring top notch cyber defense analysts and engineers for a dozen positions globally, including New York, Chicago, Houston, Belfast and Bangalore, according to its jobsite. The new team of cybersecurity professionals are […]

Datasafe Online has recently announced to offer On-Premise and Cloud AV, Messaging Gateway and Mobile Security together with F-Secure, aiming to better serve the diverse needs of the customers. Kevin Mok, Business Development Director of Datasafe Online said: “Most of the organisations in Malaysia are using Cloud service and prefer to outsource their […]

Datasafe Online has recently announced to offer On-Premise and Cloud AV, Messaging Gateway and Mobile Security together with F-Secure, aiming to better serve the diverse needs of the customers. Kevin Mok, Business Development Director of Datasafe Online said: “Most of the organisations in Malaysia are using Cloud service and prefer to outsource their […]

REUTERS/ Lucas Jackson One of the biggest financial data breaches in history was “securities fraud on cyber steroids.” That’s according to US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, who has charged Gery Shalon, Joshua Samuel Aaron, and Ziv Orenstein in connection to “the largest theft of customer data from a U.S. financial institution in history.” The defendants took a […]

Photo courtesy of iboss Paul and Peter Martini Iboss, a ten-year-old cybersecurity company, raised $ 35 million from Goldman Sachs in its first-ever fundraising round. Started in 2005 by twin brothers Peter and Paul Martini in the aftermath of the dotcom bubble, the company brought its first product to market in 2009, at the height of the Great […]