Goh Su Gim
Malware makers are targeting the huge media interest in Malaysia’s general election, and one company was even in KL to hawk its spyware, writes F-Secure’s Goh Su Gim.
There was some great news for the ecosystem this week, but sadly, also disturbing news that independent news portals and political content were being targeted by DDoS attacks and ISP throttling, writes Karamjit Singh.
The battle for Malaysia’s future took an ugly turn in cyberspace this week with evidence mounting that certain ISPs may be throttling access to both alternative news portals and Opposition content on the Internet.
The eyebrow-raising title given to one of the panel sessions at the annual CPA Australia Congress in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow (Oct 9) is “the naked truth about doing business in the digital age”, which is apt, given that most businesses are heading into the digital age.