Cyber resilience for tomorrow

Two conferences during April in Singapore provided invaluable insights into the responses across three sectors to raising Cyber Risks in the digital economy.

GTACS (Governance, Technology Audit, Control, Security), annual conference organized by ISACA Singapore Chapter, 24th-25th April 2017, Marina Bay Sands Convention Hall, Singapore.

SEA Asia 2017, driven by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore, 25th – 27th April 2017, Marina Bay Sands Convention Hall, Singapore.

Business Continuity Planning, Sharing Threat Intelligence, and Raising Cyber Security Awareness – these are the Cyber risk management perspectives voiced by practitioners within the Financial Services, Health Care, and Maritime Industries respectively.

The theme for GTACS 2017 is “Cyber Resilience for Tomorrow”, which emphasizes the need to go beyond defense to develop capabilities to respond and recover rapidly.

Opening the conference, Dr Janil Puthucheary, Minister of State , pointed out that the pace of innovation and the digitalization of the economy are trends that require resilient Cyber Security to respond to increased threats. Through presentations and panel discussions, the Health Services Sector and the Financial Services Sector gave two interesting perspectives on “resiliency” to cyber attacks…Click HERE to read full article.