Category: Frontline Security

ClearSky & Trend Micro Track Politically Motivated Global Cyber Attacks

ClearSky & Trend Micro Track Politically Motivated Global Cyber Attacks

Comprehensive analysis details activities against Germany, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, United States & Israel  A new report on the group known as “CopyKittens” details its increased activity in support of its political ambitions. The report is co-authored by ClearSky and Trend Micro. CopyKittens, which has been active since 2013, recently targeted government, security and academic institutions, and […]

ONVIF Publishes Release Candidate for Profile T for Advanced Video Streaming

ONVIF Publishes Release Candidate for Profile T for Advanced Video Streaming

ONVIF has announced the Release Candidate for Profile T, a draft specification with advanced streaming capabilities that includes support for H.265 video compression and an expanded feature set that extends the capabilities of ONVIF video Profiles for systems integrators and end users. ONVIF Profile T for advanced streaming employs a new media service that enables the support of […]

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 […]

ID Document: Holograms innovate and protect

ID Document: Holograms innovate and protect

Dr Mark Deakes, general secretary of the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA), considers current developments in security holography in the face of continuing worries about fake identity documents. While the production of identification documents is a global business, estimated to be worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year in revenues for designers, producers and […]

Global Defence Exports Expected to Decline for First Time Ever, Jane’s by IHS Markit Says

Global Defence Exports Expected to Decline for First Time Ever, Jane’s by IHS Markit Says

US holds on to position as top exporter; Middle East outspends all of Western Europe combined, but shrinking backlog points to long-term global contraction. Weakening defence export order backlog points to a contraction in the market by 2018, according to the annual Global Defence Trade Report has released by IHS Markit. The report examines trends […]

CyberArk Red Team: New Attack Technique Exploits Internet¹s Content Delivery Networks

CyberArk Red Team: New Attack Technique Exploits Internet¹s Content Delivery Networks

The CyberArk Red Team has uncovered a new technique for domain fronting that allows cyber attackers to abuse Content Delivery Networks, including Akamai, to mask malware command and control (C2) traffic. CyberArk’s research demonstrates high reputation domains — including those of Fortune 100 companies – can be used to mask malware command and control traffic, […]

UK Space Agency Chief Executive to present special host nation address at Global MilSatCom 2017

UK Space Agency Chief Executive to present special host nation address at Global MilSatCom 2017

Dr Graham Turntock to close the 3-day conference with special host nation address. SMi has announced that Dr Graham Turntock, Chief Executive of the UK Space Agency has joined the expert speaker lineup at the 19th annual Global MilSatCom Conference & Exhibition which takes place on 7-9 November in London. Dr Turntock, who oversees the […]

Converging security threats in a changing world

Converging security threats in a changing world

Against a backdrop of geopolitical instability, society is being transformed in unanticipated ways, with unprecedented levels of threat to security. War, terrorism, conflict and forced displacement of peoples pose international socio-political challenges even in the most stable of societies. The ‘war on terror’ has run for a longer period than World Wars I and II combined, […]

APAC IT Leaders Should Cultivate Situational Awareness to Thwart Cyber Threats

APAC IT Leaders Should Cultivate Situational Awareness to Thwart Cyber Threats

Fortinet has advised IT leaders in Asia Pacific to hone their situational awareness skills in order to better defend their organisations against cyber threats. Human beings are continually looking for knowledge or information to improve the situations they are in. If we live in a crowded city, for example, we want to know which routes […]