Cybersecurity

Cohesity appoints Sanjay Poonen as president and CEO 
Cohesity announced the appointment of Sanjay Poonen as chief executive officer and president. 
M'sian organisations worried about growing attacks: Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated announced the findings of its latest Global Risk Study 2022, which revealed that 82% of organisations in Malaysia are concerned about their growing attack surface. 
​​Palo Alto Networks new regional Asean VP
Palo Alto Networks has announced the appointment of Steven Scheurmann to the role of regional vice president for Asean.
Cybersecurity startup watchTowr secures US$10.25m pre-series A funding
Led by Prosus Ventures &Vulcan Capital, follow-on from Wavemaker Partners Enabling organisations to get ahead of attackers and prevent breaches
MDEC's business mission a success, brings in qualified opportunities
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation, through its recent business mission to Indonesia, claimed to have garnered over US$22.7 million (RM100 million) in qualified digital opportunities. 
Ransomware hits 65% of organisations in Singapore: Sophos
Sophos released its annual survey and review of real-world ransomware experiences in its State of Ransomware 2022 report.
Cisco to help M'sian government accelerate digitalisation
The Malaysian government and Cisco Systems Inc have unveiled a collaboration framework aimed at advancing Malaysia’s national digitisation agenda.
Swimlane sets up regional headquarters in Malaysia to bolster cybersecurity analytics & automation in APAC 
Swimlane announced plans to set up its regional headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, as part of a strategic initiative with CyberSecurity Malaysia to build a more resilient cyber ecosystem throughout the region.
Protect banking credentials against malware this festive season
While threat actors continue to grow in numbers and sophistication globally and locally, a recent malware campaign targeting online shoppers' banking credentials in Malaysia was able to make off with sensitive data despite being fairly unsophisticated. 
Empowering A Secure Digital Experience Through Diverse Efforts
20,000 cybersecurity professionals needed in Malaysia by 2025 Panel on Women in Cybersecurity spotlights opportunities for grads
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