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Cyber Risks seminar in Dubai urges companies to take threats seriously

November 14, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – According to a report in Al Arabiya, cyber security risks should be one of the top of priorities for companies in the UAE and the Gulf, experts advised at a seminar in Dubai. Dubai-based Millennium Insurance Brokers, one of the leading Insurance Advisory and Broking

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Intel Security partner ecosystem delivers integrated security against cyber attacks

November 7, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Intel Security has announced continued growth and product integrations across its extensive partner ecosystem, the Intel Security Innovation Alliance. Check Point, Huawei and other industry-leading companies have joined the Intel Security Innovation Alliance to provide an integrated, connected security ecosystem that maximises the investment customers

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STS workshop in Abu Dhabi shows that school bus safety is no accident

November 1, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – School Transport Services (STS) conducted a workshop recently at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre under the banner of the ‘STS/BBT School Bus Safety Week 2016 Masterclass Workshop’. STS has taken the lead in setting standards of best practice in the field of school

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Alpro panic door hardware installed at Middlesbrough Football Club

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Panic hardware from Alpro is being used by the UK’s Middlesbrough Football Club at its Riverside Stadium. The club has spent £5 million on the 33,000-capacity ground after winning promotion last season to the Premier League. The overhaul involves work on the general stadium

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Researchers warn IoT devices can be ‘hacked in minutes’

October 27, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – A number of internet connected devices are so lacking in even the most basic cybersecurity protocols that it’s possible to hack them in as little as three minutes, allowing cyberattackers to steal data, conduct espionage on enterprise activities, or even cause physical damage. The

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85% of users believe ITSM analytics will enhance IT service delivery

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – ManageEngine, a real-time IT management company, has announced the results of its survey, Everything You Need to Know About ITSM Analytics: Industry Insight 2016. The survey reveals that 85 percent of users believe ITSM analytics will enhance IT service delivery, which includes 36 percent who believe

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Five of top 10 Saudi Arabian banks using MobileIron solutions

October 18, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

KSA – MobileIron, a standalone enterprise mobility management leader, announced recently that five of the top 10 Saudi Arabian banks have chosen it to secure their mobile apps, content, and devices. The security solutions provider made the announcement at Gitex Technology Week, a major ICT expo, in

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Engineers at NYU Abu Dhabi seek to make cities more secure

October 10, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The UAE is hardening its critical infrastructure against hacking with plans to test the security of electronic chips used to operate everything from a city’s power grid to phones, satellites, aviation, and medical and military applications – reports The National newspaper. Earlier this year, cybersecurity