Singapore

Singapore's Singpass accounts may have been accessed without authorization

Posted by User, 04-06-2014

SingPass, a single factor authentication system allowing users to login to various government e-services. It was reported that more than 1,500 users may have their IDs and passwords accessed without p...

Cybersecurity Awareness in Singapore

Cybersecurity Awareness in Singapore

Posted by SGCS Admin, 08-04-2017

A high-tech, advanced nation such as Singapore is no stranger to Internet usage. With 81.3% of the country’s population being Internet users you’ll hardly see anyone who isn’t glued ...

Hackers are bombarding the Bank of Canada with cyber attacks

Hackers are bombarding the Bank of Canada with cyber attacks

Posted by Francis Ng, 27-01-2017

Employees at the Bank of Canada in November 2015 were bombarded with 25,000 similar, innocuous-looking emails. The messages came in both official languages, politely asking recipients to review an in...

Gmail phishing: Latest cyber attack infects users by mimicking past emails

Gmail phishing: Latest cyber attack infects users by mimicking past emails

Posted by koon boy, 19-01-2017

Unfortunately, that’s not entirely true, as cybercriminals are beginning to unleash cyber attacks on small businesses in increasing numbers. For example, Symantec’s 2016 Internet Security ...

How to Protect Your Small Business from Cyber Attacks

How to Protect Your Small Business from Cyber Attacks

Posted by Ah Poh, 19-01-2017

Small business owners might assume that their small size makes them immune to cyber threats. Cyber criminals, in other words, only go after the big, flashy opportunities, like the major cyber attack o...

No reason to believe cyber attack caused Singtel service outage: Yaacob

No reason to believe cyber attack caused Singtel service outage: Yaacob

Posted by Huat ah, 11-01-2017

The fibre broadband outage that hit Singtel customers last December was due to a technical issue that affected a SingNet server, Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim told Parliam...