Online security

Microsoft launches cybersecurity executive council in Asia

Council joined by 15 decision makers from Asia-Pacific, including Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia Coalition to meet virtually on a quarterly basis to exchange information, best practices MICROSOFT has launched the Asia-Pacific Public Sector Cyber ​​Security Executive Council, which the company says will bring together a coalition of policymakers from government …

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Microsoft Acquires ReFirm Labs As Part of Latest Effort to Identify Internet of Things Security Flaws

Microsoft has expanded its focus on device security under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella. (Photo from GeekWire file) Microsoft has acquired ReFirm Laboratories of Fulton, Md., the company behind the Binwalk open source software that identifies security vulnerabilities hidden in firmware, software programmed into device memory to provide basic …

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$ 83 million intercepted as part of INTERPOL’s Operation Against Online Financial Crime – Homeland Security Today

Amid an exponential increase in online fraud, an operation coordinated by INTERPOL, dubbed HAECHI-I, mobilized more than 40 specialized law enforcement officers in the Asia-Pacific region. During six months of coordinated intelligence gathering and joint operations, police were able to intercept a total of $ 83 million in illicit funds …

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How to stay safe even if business circumstances change

Security must adapt to change Businesses and nonprofits today face growing security challenges, which may require them to invest in more robust protection. As circumstances change, security solutions must adapt or be replaced. Sometimes organizations grow organically from their existing stacks. Other times, an external event, such as a pandemic, …

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