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WannaCry might be the tip of the iceberg, according to VP Strategy at Digital Shadows

June 1, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

Comment by Rick Holland, Vice President, Strategy, Digital Shadows on the recent global ransomware strike THE ATTACK ON 200,000 plus computers across more than 120 countries around the world by the WannaCry ransomware certainly got the attention of governments, media, consumers and law enforcement. But the actual

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Cisco encourages female students with tech programme

May 16, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Cisco recently hosted its annual Girls Power Tech event at its Dubai office, where more than 60 female students from several schools had the opportunity to interact with technology professionals, Cisco executives, other women role models and peers. Aligned with the UN’s global Girls in

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The Chairman & CEO of RedSeal makes the case for a new cyber defense strategy

May 9, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

Ray Rothrock, Chairman & CEO of RedSeal, makes the case for a new cyber defense strategy – digital resilience.  WHO SAYS PREVENTION is better than cure? Since the advent of networks and hacking, prevention, coupled with detection, has been the primary cyber strategy to counter cyber attacks.

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Digital Shadows asks: How secure is your public services business from hackers?

April 30, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

Alastair Paterson, CEO and Co-Founder, Digital Shadows IN TODAY’S CONNECTED world securing your own network is simply not enough. Today your digital risk extends not only to your own servers, PCs and other devices in your offices and other locations; it also extends to your mobile

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Security cameras reveal last hours of New York judge’s life

April 25, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Security cameras around Manhattan captured the final hours of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam’s life as authorities continue trying to piece together what happened to the first African-American woman to sit on the New York Court of Appeals, the Los Angeles Times reports. Prior to the

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Opinion: McAfee Labs on the 5 critical challenges in threat intelligence sharing

April 18, 2017 By Emma Procter

Vincent Weafer, Vice President, McAfee Labs explains in detail the five challenges facing security vendors and organizations that want to incorporate threat intelligence in to their security operations… AUTOMATED THREAT intelligence sharing is not new but it is still in its early years. During the past several

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Improved air traffic safety and security hot topics at WASS

April 11, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Improvements to air traffic management and airspace design will be critical points of debate at the fifth edition of the World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS), being held in Dubai from today. Next generation ATM technology will be analysed, as well as airspace design planning and

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Milestone Systems’ to host inaugural MIPS EMEA event in May in Dubai

March 31, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Top global VMS firm Milestone Systems is gearing up for its inaugural MIPS EMEA 2017 event – taking place in Dubai from 8-10 May 2017 at the magnificent Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, in the Event Centre. This is the first year that the