#Tech Story Small business owners are just as, if not more, vulnerable to website security hacks as big corporations, and are equally beholden to protect their customer’s data. Often due to limited knowledge of online security and with minimal budgets, small business owners tend not to prioritize protection for their...
  The year will witness an increase in mobile malware and cybercriminals groups exploiting mobile devices and known threat groups using new attack methods and tools. These are the key predictions of Kaspersky for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Derived from the observations and findings collated by the global cybersecurity company’s Global...
#Special Report Metropolitan Police Service, Commissioner Cressida Dick, gave a keynote speech on Monday, 24th February at Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies "Last night, I spoke to ‘Tony’ who is one of my sergeants who works on the Venice team. The Venice team have reduced moped enabled crime...
  Kuala Lumpur–A 90-day campaign by BSA | The Software Alliance and Malaysia’s Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs are encouraging businesses to voluntarily legalise their software assets before finding themselves subject to the government’s enforcement action. The campaign, ‘Legalize & Protect’, which was launched in Kuala Lumpur today aims...
  BEIJING, (PRNewswire) – China tech giant Huawei has taken over half of the 5G commercial contracts in Europe, reported China.org.cn Huawei announced it had secured a total of 91 commercial contracts worldwide, putting it ahead of all other major vendors amid restrictions from the United States. Over half of the contracts, 47, come from Europe,...
#Special Report Despite the efforts of both the public and private healthcare sectors in digitizing their processes and services, there are still many challenges. Healthcare digitization requires the participation and cooperation of all key stakeholders working within the value chain. Unfortunately, this is not yet the case for the Philippines due to...
As competition intensifies, Kaspersky remains at the top of the TOP3 metric for consumer and corporate cybersecurity. In 2019, Kaspersky products helped the company to achieve podium places (first, second or third) in 70 of 86 different independent tests in which it took part. The TOP3 metric represents the aggregate scores...
  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators, placing them under U.S. jurisdiction instead, the company confirmed late on Wednesday. Reuters had reported the plans earlier on Wednesday, citing people familiar with them. The shift, prompted by...
  SINGAPORE – ASEAN Exchanges has selected Refinitiv’s digital solutions to power its online platform, providing critical data and insights to retail and institutional investors. ASEAN Exchanges formed in 2019 is a collaboration of the six exchanges from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The collaboration aims to promote the growth of the ASEAN...
  Bank Indonesia (BI) is continuing to accelerate electronic transactions as they will provide a source of income and strengthen financial infrastructure within regional governments, BI Governor Perry Warjiyo has said. Perry said the central bank was aiming at digitalizing vehicle taxes (PKB), regional levies, as well as restaurant and hotel...