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Friday, May 24th, 2019

IT security training

Convenience and security – shall the twain ever meet?

IT security teams’ constant balancing between controlling and relaxing access to critical IT resources to mitigate cyber risks accentuates the gulf between organizations’ need to secure information and end-users’ desire for convenient access to it.

Think unconventionally to mitigate cybersecurity risks

Proactively assessing your security posture and focusing on mitigating risk on a constant basis is crucial. Not only will this reduce the probability of an attack actually happening, but it will also enable the ability to remediate and recover your business quickly in the event of exposure.

Rethinking the quest to fix cybersecurity talent shortage

A study by specialist recruiter Robert Half in 2016 found that 85% of Singaporean CIOs polled anticipate more cybersecurity threats in the next five years – well above the 78% average of the eight countries surveyed – citing shortage of skilled IT security professionals as a major reason.

NEC to provide cyber-attack defense training for ASEAN countries

NEC to provide cyber-attack defense training for ASEAN countries

NEC Corporation says it has received an order from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to provided cyber-attack defense for officials from governmental institutions responsible for cyber security in six members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Cyberbit and Ni Cybersecurity launch cybersecurity training and simulation center in Japan

Cyberbit and Ni Cybersecurity launch  cybersecurity training and simulation center in Japan

The training center will provide hands-on training for cybersecurity professionals and will help address the growing shortage in cybersecurity experts.

Thailand's gov't agencies undergo cyber defense training

Thailand’s gov’t agencies undergo cyber defense training

The Thailand Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) recently partnered with NEC Corporation (Thailand) to provide hands-on cyber defense training for government agencies in the country.

Republic Polytechnic strengthens its IT security courses with vendor MOUs

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The Republic Polytechnic has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with leading local and international industry partners, aimed at strengthening its new courses with industry-focused curriculum input and opportunities for skills development.