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Tag: cyber threats

Report: Asean not spending enough on cybersecurity

Consulting firm AT Kearney says Asean countries, including Malaysia, lag behind the global average spent on cybersecurity which could cost them dearly in market capitalisation.

Data leaks: What individuals and companies can do

Digital security expert says although it’s difficult for people to find out if their data has been leaked, there are steps they can take to minimise risks.

The economic lure of leaked data

Digital security expert reveals that in just one year, there has been a 2,502% increase in the sale of ransomware on the dark web.

Denial of Service attacks on businesses hit new record

Quarterly report by Akamai Technologies notes the key focus for attacks include financial services, software and technology, media and entertainment, public sector assets, education, Internet and telecom assets, retail, gaming, hotel, and travel services providers.

Big brother can find out what you texted… if he wants...

Deputy Minister, Abu Bakar Mohamad Diah says the government has the technology to trace text messages, but has not used it on Malaysian citizens.