Security

BlackBerry doubles down on security and privacy
BlackBerry may no longer be a mobile powerhouse but it plans to remain relevant and lead the mobile enterprise security market – through organic growth and acquisitions, as well as an increasing focus on the IoT, Goh Thean Eu reports from the BlackBerry Security Summit in New York.
2014 in Review: Cloud computing comes of age
As the new year kicks off and businesses reflect on last year’s enterprise IT developments, one major trend that has dominated the landscape in Malaysia was cloud computing, writes Edwin Yapp.
Enterprises still facing ‘rogue IT’ challenges: Red Hat
Information technology (IT) departments are still struggling to make their organisations more agile and flexible to better serve their business counterparts, according to open source cloud vendor Red Hat Inc.
Malaysia among top 10 Asian countries exposed to APTs
Malaysia was one of the top 10 countries exposed to advanced persistent threats (APT) in the Asia Pacific and Japan, said cyber-security specialist FireEye Inc in its recent Advanced Threat Report.
Sophos aims for 25% revenue growth in Malaysia this year
Sophos Ltd expects sales in Malaysia to grow by 25% this financial year, saying that its focus on the mid-market segment has started to bear fruit.
Seagate launches Surveillance HDD to meet storage challenges
Seagate has launched its Surveillance HDD (hard disk drive), a new offering that optimized to withstand the rigors of around-the-clock recording of multiple video streams, a key operational characteristic of intelligent video surveillance (IVS) systems.
The cloud is an inevitable force: Amazon Web Services
In an exclusive interview, Amazon Web Services CTO Werner Vogels tells Edwin Yapp that cloud computing is an undeniable and unstoppable force driven by the competitive needs of businesses, and while there are still some impediments that stand in the way of full adoption, its acceptance is uninevitable.
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.
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