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Cloud Expo Asia 2019: Singapore keen for ICT SMEs to embrace the cloud
Through Cloud Expo Asia 2019 Singapore hopes to convince more of its SMEs to adopt cloud technologies. 
MCMC reviewing Personal Data Protection Act
To bring the PDPA in line with international requirements of other data protection laws, including GDPR.
Protecting consumers in a blockchain world
Panellists at the University of Malaya Blockchain Regulatory Research Report launch share insights on data and consumer protection in the blockchain ecosystem.
To inform or not to inform, that is the question
The leak of Astro customers' data has raised the issue of whether companies in Malaysia should be compelled by law to inform customers of personal data breaches.
Gotta catch ‘em all: Data privacy and Pokémon Go
As a lawyer and technophile, Michael Bishop of Commvault writes that he is both excited by the possibilities of AR and concerned over its wider privacy implications.
It’s not just security, it’s defence: BAE Systems
As Malaysia moves toward becoming a digital economy, there are two main challenges that may stymie the nation’s aspiration: The regulatory burden and a low awareness of cybersecurity.
The attack of zombie servers
There are 10mil ‘comatose’ servers running in enterprises around the world, and they not only suck up resources but are unmonitored and vulnerable, writes Gavin Selkirk of BMC Asia Pacific.
Singapore forms two new IT bodies, IDA and MDA merged
Singapore is creating two new statutory bodies that will oversee IT-related issues in the country, by merging the IDA and MDA.  
Newstead and MobileIron in EMM pact in Singapore
Newstead Technologies has sealed a partnership with MobileIron to provide mobile security and EMM solutions as part of its end-to-end enterprise offerings to corporate customers.  
Regulatory challenges in Singapore, especially for FSIs
When Singapore introduced its Personal Data Protection Act, for a heavily regulated sector like the financial services industry, it was just another box to tick on a long list of compliance and regulatory requirements -- but that list is about to get longer, reports Benjamin Cher.
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