Security

Cloud adoption shaken by Snowden revelations: Survey
The revelations of large-scale cyber-surveillance last year by the United States and other governments have prompted enterprises around the world to rethink their cloud computing strategies, a new study has found. Edwin Yapp reports.
The world needs to unite on privacy and trust: EU official
The future of the Internet demands a new proactive attitude in how governments, the industry and academia collectively manage issues such as privacy, security and trust, says a top European Union official. Edwin Yapp reports from CeBIT in Hannover, Germany.
Two-factor authentication solution for electronic-statements
Toppan Forms has teamed up with Assurity Trusted Solutions to launch what it said was Singapore's first two-factor authentication (2FA) solution for push electronic statements.
McAfee’s LiveSafe service to come preinstalled on HP PCs
McAfee said its LiveSafe service will come as a preinstall on select new Hewlett-Packard (HP) consumer and commercial PCs worldwide.
Don’t let complacency and bureaucracy jeopardise IT security
Edwin Yapp shares his thoughts on why complacency and bureaucracy can be detrimental to national IT security.
Regulation: The 'bogeyman' of cloud adoption
Data privacy has been cited as one of the major impediments standing in the way of cloud computing but the issue, while significant and important, may just be a convenient bogey against its adoption, says a senior Workday Inc executive.
WatchGuard rides UTM wave to growth in Asia
Unified threat managment (UTM) security vendor WatchGuard has grown in Asia riding the UTM wave and its CEO tells Edwin Yapp why more is expected out of this security segment in the years to come.
Sponsored Post: Setting up a BYOD beach-head in your enterprise
The corporate world has perhaps experienced more changes in the last five years than it has the preceding two decades, due to factors ranging from global economic upheavals to disruptive technologies.
Security weaknesses must be shared openly: Facebook CSO
The long-held belief that it is better for IT security vulnerabilities to be kept under wraps and not shared between organisations and the security community is flawed, as such a practice could be detrimental to the industry as a whole, according to Facebook’s security head.
Visa beefs up card fraud detection capabilities
Visa Inc has announced a series of enhancements to its Advanced Authorization technology that significantly improves the ability of its global processing network to detect potential electronic payments fraud.
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