Budget 2020: Government sets aside S$1b over 3 years for cyber and data security

The government is setting aside S$1 billion over the next three years to build up its cyber and data security capabilities, to safeguard citizens' data and critical information infrastructure...

Keep your business safe: why cyber security is so important

As you are working on a key business proposal, a pop-up window suddenly appears on your computer screen. “Ooops, your files have been encrypted!”...

More collaboration needed to fight digital threats: Panel

Social media giant Twitter has banned 1.5 million accounts linked to terrorists since 2015, its senior director of public policy in Asia-Pacific Kathleen Reen said yesterday.

Cyber-security firm Ensign promotes industry veteran Tammie Tham to CEO

SINGAPORE - Homegrown cybersecurity firm Ensign InfoSecurity on Wednesday (Sept 25) promoted Tammie Tham to chief executive officer (CEO) to lead the company in its next phase of growth.

Credit card skimmers target shopping websites popular with Singaporeans, 1,700 cards for sale on Dark Web

The skimmers use a malware which acts as a digital version of a traditional credit card skimmer - a small device installed on ATMs that intercepts bank card details.

Five things businesses need to do to protect themselves against online security threats

CYBER security threats are not only growing in number, but they are also becoming more sophisticated.

New measures to protect citizens' data will limit damage done by breaches: Experts

SINGAPORE - The 13 technical measures recommended by the Public Sector Data Security Review committee would have lessened the potential damage of recent data breaches and are indication that the...

Public service to roll out 13 measures to protect citizens' personal data following data breaches

These measures aim to make databases unusable if information has been wrongfully extracted, among other things.

Iswaran repeats call for SMEs to go digital

RENEWED efforts aimed at brand-new companies have boosted a government campaign to match small businesses with digital tools.

Don't get phished: Businesses here lost around $43 million in 2017 due to e-mail impersonation scams

You would not allow a thief to enter your home, but what if the thief was disguised as someone familiar and tricked you into opening the door?

Plans in place for homegrown cyber security skills and tools

A SAFE and trusted cyberspace is essential for a Smart Nation, Senior Minister of State for Communications and Information Janil Puthucheary said in Parliament on Monday.