Despite the growing interest in Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance and the rise of security concerns, many challenges still need to be addressed in the payment security space, most notably within the SME segment, says Bob Russo, general manager of the PCI Security Standards Council.
A survey of 189 IT managers and executives in the United States found that 42% are still not adequately armed with modern disaster recovery solutions, even though they experienced at least one instance of data loss in the past year.
DNA welcomes lawyer Foong Cheng Leong as a contributor with his Bread & Kaya column, which looks at legal issues related to technology and intellectual property, amongst others. His debut column looks at the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 (PDPA) which comes into force Jan 1, 2013.
Encryption is the fifth most widespread protection technique, according to a survey conducted by B2B International and Kaspersky Lab in July this year – a sharp rise from the results of a similar survey in 2011 where it barely crept into the top 10.
FalconStor Software Inc has officially opened its Asia Pacific (APAC) regional headquarters in Singapore. The company currently has offices in Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, China, Hong Kong and Australia.