Cyber security

iPay88 resolves data breach, but remains under watchful BNM eye

BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) has instructed online payment provider iPay88 (M) Sdn Bhd to undertake additional measures to strengthen its cyber…

2 months ago

Singtel readies $300 million sale of cyber security arm trustwave, sources say

SINGAPORE Telecommunications Ltd. is moving forward with a planned sale of its cyber security business Trustwave Holdings Inc. that could…

4 months ago

Siemens cyber security centre to attract RM10m investment

by ASILA JALIL / pic credit: siemens-energy.com SIEMENS Energy AG aims to attract an investment inflow of more than RM10…

8 months ago

Celcom partners Telefónica Tech to strengthen cybersecurity

by AZREEN HANI / pic by TMR FILE CELCOM Axiata Bhd (Celcom) has partnered with a cybersecurity expert, Telefónica Tech, to…

12 months ago

Phishing attacks rising since pandemic struck

by LYDIA NATHAN / pic by BLOOMBERG THE pandemic has seen 65% Malaysians reporting an increase in phishing emails directed at…

1 year ago

73% of local organisations likely to experience data breach

by NURUL SUHAIDI / pic by BERNAMA A NEW survey from Trend Micro Inc found that 73% of organisations in Malaysia…

1 year ago

Cyber security firm Norton buys Avast for over $8b

by AFP LONDON – US cyber security giant NortonLifeLock is to buy Czech rival Avast for over $8 billion to…

1 year ago

Losses from cyber crimes decline, cases continue to surge

Cyber criminals are exploiting the current situation to carry out their malicious works by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / pic by…

1 year ago

Cyber security risk a shared responsibility

We need to set shared goals, align responsibilities and form tighter coalitions to build a trustworthy digital environment, says expert…

1 year ago

Cyber attacks via email common in Asia

Microsoft had thwarted 30b email threats last year and is currently tracking more than 40 active nation-state actors over 140…

2 years ago

More Malaysians fear unemployment than getting Covid-19

by ASILA JALIL / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL MALAYSIANS are more worried about losing their job than contracting Covid-19 as…

2 years ago

Cyber threat on companies increases 25% due to pandemic

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / pic by BLOOMBERG SOME 62% of organisations in Malaysia are seeing an increase in cyber…

2 years ago

Hackers no longer picky as 380,000 data possibly compromised

Many organisations are not aware that assets such as customers’ data and their own materials are items of interest for…

2 years ago