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, […]

Twitter Dr. David Dao. The head of security at Chicago’s O’Hare International and Midway Airports has been fired. On Friday, the Chicago Department of Aviation confirmed that airport security chief Jeffrey Redding has been relieved of his duties effective Thursday, April 27. The City of Chicago declined to comment on the cause of Redding’s termination. […]

Thiban Darmalingam, Regional Manager for Barracuda in Malaysia. Barracuda Networks, Inc. is making is NextGen Firewall available for customers using Google Cloud Platform and can be purchased from Barracuda via the BYOL model. Barracuda’s NextGen Firewall is designed for highly distributed networks with the advanced security and management capabilities that are required for […]

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 […]

Feisal Omar/Reuters Security forces stand at the SYL hotel that was partly destroyed following a car bombing in Mogadishu, Somalia. Humanity as a whole may be enjoying the healthiest, most peaceful period it’s ever seen, but that doesn’t mean every city is in great shape. According to Robert Muggah, global security expert and research director […]

Singapore has always been the go-to place for a pay bump. Or that’s what some opine. Malaysian odd job workers, for example, say they don’t mind doing the dirty, dangerous, and difficult for a higher paycheck. And these are not fortysomethings trying to eke out a living. They are young graduates. But this year may […]

Getty Images/Spencer Platt United Airlines updated its security system for customers’ United MilePlus account, and people are not happy. In an email to customers, United Airlines said it will adopt two-factor authentication going forward. Two-factor authentication is used to make accounts more secure. It typically involves entering a username and password, followed by an extra […]

Forcepoint™ shares its latest offering to the Malaysian market – a powerful and proven security tool that accelerates companies’ efforts to prevent data theft and loss from hijacked systems, rogue insiders, stolen credentials and negligent end users, known as SureView® Insider Threat. It allows security professionals to detect early warning signs of abnormal […]