CYBER SECURITY

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.

Cybersecurity an 'economic opportunity' for Singapore: Janil Puthucheary

CYBERSECURITY took centre stage in Parliament on Monday, roughly a fortnight after "digital defence" was added as the sixth pillar of Singapore's Total Defence ideology.

GovTech, CSA and 'ethical hackers' to uncover weaknesses in public systems, websites

SINGAPORE - The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) and Cyber Security Agency (CSA) of Singapore on Friday (Dec 21) said they will partner local and overseas hackers on a programme where "white...

Why a smart city must also be a cybersecure city

OVER the past decade, smart cities have moved from being a buzzword to a reality. From cashless societies to autonomous vehicles and intelligent surveillance systems, the world's reliance on data and...

Russian cybersecurity firm Group-IB to move global HQ to Singapore

MOSCOW-BASED firm Group-IB has spent close to a decade fighting and investigating cybercrime in countries all over the world. Now, the company is training its sights on Singapore as the catalyst for...

Businesses must switch to CorpPass for online government transactions from Sept 1

SINGAPORE - From Sept 1, CorpPass will be the only login method for businesses to transact with more than 140 government digital services, replacing other means such as SingPass and Easy (E-...