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Another successful regional Milestone MPOP, so what’s next?

July 23, 2018 By Emma Procter

UAE – In May, Milestone Systems once again showcased the power of community in the Middle East with a record number of visitors, partners and customers attending its MPOP 2018 in Dubai. More than 250 attendees and 24 solution partners enjoyed the unique opportunity to network


du collaborates with Cisco to drive its digital transformation journey

July 16, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – du from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), in collaboration with Cisco, has unveiled a white paper outlining its transformational journey towards becoming an ‘ICT service provider’ by 2021. Titled ‘EITC Infrastructure Outlook 2021’, the white paper sets the framework for the company’s digital transformation in


The inside track on how the new EU data privacy law will affect the UAE

May 27, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The UAE’s The National newspaper has published a useful guide on the biggest shake up in data privacy in the EU, since many in the UAE will also likely to be affected by the changes. New General Data Protection Regulation rules will mean companies

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Ring and X-cite by Alghanim Electronics to provide preventative home security devices in Kuwait

April 29, 2018 By Imogen Lillywhite

KUWAIT – Neighbourhood security firm Ring recently announced a partnership agreement with X-cite by Alghanim Electronics, Kuwait’s largest electronic retailer, to distribute Ring’s innovative security devices. The partnership will help Ring expand its reach across the Kuwait market. Announcing the partnership, Mohammad Meraj Hoda, Vice President –


Milestone Systems delivers strong revenue growth in 2017

April 11, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has again delivered strong results as indicated by the 2017 financial report. A solid growth of 24% over 2016 was achieved. Net revenue was DKK 881M (EUR 118M), an increase of 24%

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Akamai internet report shows botnets shift focus to credential abuse

February 28, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Newly released data that analysed more than 7.3 trillion bot requests per month found a sharp increase in the threat of credential abuse, with more than 40 percent of login attempts being malicious, according to the Fourth Quarter, 2017 State of the Internet /


Two thirds of ME bank CEO’s face axe over cyber security

February 14, 2018 By Emma Procter

UAE – Two thirds of bank chief executives (71%) in the Middle East could be at risk of losing their jobs because they are not managing cyber security risks effectively, according to a new report. Research shows that only 29% of Middle East banks with assets of more than US


Data Loss Prevention – the Foundation for a Data-Centric Security Strategy in 2018

February 7, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

Thomas Fischer (pictured), Global Security Advocate at Digital Guardian explains why Data Loss Prevention (DLP) should be the foundation for a data-centric security strategy in 2018. He lays out the steps organizations should consider when deploying a DLP solution. AS BUSINESSES continue to go ‘digital’, we find