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Honeywell research into USB ports

In a report released by Honeywell based on cybersecurity threat data collected from hundreds of industrial facilities globally, the severity of threats detected to operational technology (OT) systems has risen by significant amounts over a 12-month period. The findings from the latest Honeywell Industrial USB Threat Report show that the total amount of threats posed…

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Remote working securely

Keeping data protected as businesses in the Middle East embark on remote working journey, by Claude Schuck, Regional Manager, Middle East at Veeam Over the last few months, we’ve seen many organizations in the Middle East have arranged for employees to work from home. Living in the golden age of Digital Transformation means that we…

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Keeping data protected

Keeping data protected as businesses in the Middle East embark on a remote working journey, by: Claude Schuck, Regional Manager, Middle East at Veeam Over the last few months, we’ve seen many organisations in the Middle East have arranged for employees to work from home. Living in the golden age of Digital Transformation means that…

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Review report on cyber risks

Bryan Stirewalt

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) published a thematic review report on cyber risks. The Report highlights a number of important opportunities for operational risk management practices of firms operating in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). Launched this month with an objective of identifying the overall maturity level of cyber security programmes of firms…

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Dubai Police arrest Hushpuppi

Dubai Police arrest Hushpuppi and 11 others in Dh1.6 billion money laundering, cyber scam after a raid last week A gang of 12 fraudsters involved in a cyber scam has been arrested in Dubai, Dubai Police said. Those arrested include well-known Instagram personalities Raymond Abbas (Hushpuppi) and Olalekan Jacob Ponle aka Woodbery. They were arrested…

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Videonetics achieves CMMI Level 3 Appraisal

Videonetics achieves official certification for CMMI Level 3 Appraisal, ISO 27001:2013 after rigorous evaluation Videonetics, World’s first AI & DL powered Unified Video Computing Platform development company, is officially certified as ISO/IEC 27001:2013 compliant and successfully appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3, after a rigorous evaluation. ISO 27001:2013 Certification Achieving ISO 27001:2013…

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Middle East Cybersecurity market worth $29.9 Bn post COVID-19

Middle East Cybersecurity market worth $29.9 Bn post COVID-19 after having risen a staggering amount from $16.1 billion. According to a new research, the Middle East cybersecurity pre-COVID-19 market size is estimated to grow from $16.1 billion in 2020 to $28.7 billion by 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12.2%, while the…

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Clouds Dubai: ‘work from home’ solution

Clouds Dubai has introduced a new, low-cost service which allows businesses with staff working from home to safeguard their data and monitor productivity. The company has signed a distribution deal with London-based bluedog Security Monitoring to launch its Microsoft Office 365 monitoring solution in the Gulf. The service, which can be activated remotely, can detect…

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Data Availability and Protection Gaps

Claude Schuck, Regional Manager, Middle East at Veeam discusses: Closing Business’ Data Availability and Protection Gaps Are Critical to Digital Transformation in Middle East We live in the era of Digital Transformation. And while every company strives to optimize their operations by embracing disruptive technology such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), IoT and robotics, at the…

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Cloud Box Technologies achieves Dell Platinum partner status

Ranjith Kaippada CBT

Cloud Box Technologies (CBT), one of the leading IT Infrastructure Solution providers in the Middle East, have announced that it has achieved the prestigious Platinum Solution Provider status within the Dell Technologies global partner program. This elevates CBT into the top level of regional partners for the vendor. In order to qualify as Dell’s Platinum…

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