Category: Asia Pacific Security

The Robocop Continuum - Confronting automated and robotic policing

The Robocop Continuum – Confronting automated and robotic policing

In July 2016, Dallas police deployed and detonated a remote controlled robot laden with explosives, resulting in the death of a sniper. This event drew widespread attention to robotics in policing, as this was the first time a robot had been used to kill outside the battlefield. However the use of robots to slay suspects, […]

Overhaul urged for Australian Biosecurity: The consequences of complacency could be irreparable

Overhaul urged for Australian Biosecurity: The consequences of complacency could be irreparable

The term ‘biosecurity’ often conjures images of biological decontamination units, letters containing Anthrax spores, remnants of State sponsored biowarfare programs, and laboratory created super viruses that have the potential to infect millions of people across the globe. Global discourse, along with some of the world’s most educated and influential people such as Bill Gates, warn […]

Menlo Security selects Edvance for Hong Kong  and Macau distribution

Menlo Security selects Edvance for Hong Kong and Macau distribution

Menlo Security has chosen Edvance Technology (Hong Kong) Ltd (Edvance) to distribute its award-winning remote browser isolation platform across Hong Kong and Macau. In the light of high profile global malware attacks, together with a growing recognition of Remote Browser as a security solution, this is excellent news for these well-established and dynamic business communities. […]

Trescon to honour India’s Top Performing Pharma CIOs and CEOs

Trescon to honour India’s Top Performing Pharma CIOs and CEOs

Trescon is honouring 50 top performing CIOs and 10 CEOs from the ever-growing Indian Pharmaceutical industry in the upcoming Pharma CIO Conclave & Awards taking place on 9 August 2017 in Mumbai. Promoting the transformation of the life sciences industry from its current state to a more competitive player in the Indian economy, Trescon has extended its efforts […]

Codelocks continues its wave of innovation with two new affordable mechanical locks

Codelocks continues its wave of innovation with two new affordable mechanical locks

The new easy-to-use CL50 and the CL160 are cost-effective solutions for light duty entry control Leading lock manufacturer Codelocks Asia Pacific has introduced two new additions to its range of easy-to-install locks, with the announcement of the CL50 and the CL160. The new locks follow a raft of product releases, as Codelocks continues to invest […]

Nedaa & Nokia set Dubai as base of pioneering Innovation & Creativity Lab

Nedaa & Nokia set Dubai as base of pioneering Innovation & Creativity Lab

Technology incubator to be run 100 per cent by UAE Nationals Professional Communication Corporation – Nedaa, the Dubai Government security networks provider, has announced that it has signed on July 25, 2017 an agreement with Finnish multinational ICT giant Nokia formally designating Dubai as the headquarters of their pioneering Innovation and Creativity Lab. In December […]

CIISCM SECURITY & CRISIS MALAYSIA CONFERENCE 2017

CIISCM SECURITY & CRISIS MALAYSIA CONFERENCE 2017

About CIISCM The Chartered International Institute of Security and Crisis Management (CIISCM) is an independent body representing security professionals and practitioners worldwide since 2014. As an independent organization, CIISCM provides unbiased accreditation for training courses, ensuring that individuals receive the highest quality of education and training. The CIISCM Conference The inaugural CIISCM Conference series will […]

CenturyLink launches Managed Security Services 2.0 to help Asia Pacific organisations protect against cyber risks and achieve secure digital transformation

CenturyLink launches Managed Security Services 2.0 to help Asia Pacific organisations protect against cyber risks and achieve secure digital transformation

Newly enhanced cybersecurity suite enables customers to proactively monitor their IT enterprises utilising advanced threat detection and incident response capabilities CenturyLink has announced its Managed Security Services 2.0 suite is now available in Asia Pacific (APAC), continuing the company’s global expansion of its cybersecurity portfolio. As cyber attacks become more sophisticated, CenturyLink Managed Security Services 2.0 […]

Chinese cyber-espionage group APT10 targeted Japanese govt & manufacturer, media/ent companies this year

Chinese cyber-espionage group APT10 targeted Japanese govt & manufacturer, media/ent companies this year

FireEye has revealed that Chinese cyber espionage group APT10 – a Chinese Cyber-Espionage group also known as MenuPass –  had targeted attacks on a Japanese government agency, manufacturer, and a company in the media and entertainment industry in early 2017. The group which has been active since at least 2009. APT10 has been developing a […]

Australian Delegation in Singapore for INTERPOL World 2017

Australian Delegation in Singapore for INTERPOL World 2017

Facilitated by MySecurity Media, the Australian delegation in Singapore on the 4th July, was suitably hosted at the Dallas Restaurant, atop the Suntec Sky Garden at the Suntec Convention Centre, courtesy of INTERPOL World 2017. Opened and addressed by the Australian Ambassador for Cyber Affairs, Dr. Tobias Feakin and accompanied by Zoe Hawkins, Cyber Policy […]