India, Hong Kong top list of of targets for cyber attacks in Asia Pacific region: Survey

India, Hong Kong top list of of targets for cyber attacks in Asia Pacific region: Survey

Posted by SGCS Admin, 09-10-2017

HONG KONG — More than 60 per cent of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in Hong Kong have experienced a cybersecurity breach in the last three years, making the city number two in Asia-Pac...

Equifax rival TransUnion has hired cybersecurity lobbyists in Washington, D.C.

Equifax rival TransUnion has hired cybersecurity lobbyists in Washington, D.C.

Posted by SGCS Admin, 09-10-2017

Credit-reporting agency TransUnion quietly hired a full slate of new cybersecurity-focused lobbyists in the nation’s capital roughly a month after one of its rivals, Equifax, reported a major da...

MAS panel meets to boost cyber security in finance

MAS panel meets to boost cyber security in finance

Posted by SGCS Admin, 09-10-2017

More must be done to improve the cyber resilience of the financial sector and a Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) advisory panel has several suggestions on how to do so.   The panel met for...

Russian intelligence reportedly breached the NSA in 2015, stealing cybersecurity strategy

Russian intelligence reportedly breached the NSA in 2015, stealing cybersecurity strategy

Posted by SGCS Admin, 06-10-2017

The NSA suffered a serious breach in 2015, exposing the agency’s cyberwarfare strategy, including its own defenses and methods of attacking foreign networks, reports The Wall Street Journal toda...

ICA files police report over fake website

ICA files police report over fake website

Posted by SGCS Admin, 06-10-2017

SINGAPORE: The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) has filed a police report over a fake ICA website that is phishing for visitors' visa and passport numbers.   ICA said on...

Cyber attacks could bring down power grid, many utilities think

Cyber attacks could bring down power grid, many utilities think

Posted by SGCS Admin, 05-10-2017

Almost two-thirds (63 percent) of utility executives believe their country faces at least a moderate risk of electricity supply interruption from a cyber attack on electric distribution grids in the n...