Tag Archives: ICT

RSA Research: 75% of Organizations are at Significant Risk of Cyber Incidents

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Detrimental Reliance on Perimeter Defense is Thwarting Growth in Incident Response. STORY HIGHLIGHTS For the second straight year, 75% of survey respondents have a significant cybersecurity risk exposure Half of those surveyed assess their incident response capabilities as either “ad hoc” or “nonexistent” Government and Energy ranked lowest among industries in cyber preparedness Americas continue to rank themselves behind both …

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Cyberattacks On The Rise Across the GCC Region

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FireEye’s latest Advanced Threat Report shows the government, energy and finance sectors subjected to the most attacks. FireEye, Inc., the leader in stopping today’s advanced cyberattacks, recently revealed key insights on the state of cyber attacks across the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region, particularly in the countries of the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council). In recent years, the GCC …

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Abu-Ghazaleh: Lebanon Must Embrace Technology

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Beirut – HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), highlighted the role of technology in building Lebanon which will lead to its prosperity and sustainable development. Speaking at a seminar held by Notre Dame University- Louaize (NDU) in Lebanon under the theme ‘Building the Structure of Lebanon: A Dream or Reality,’ Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh said, “Rapid developments in …

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DarkMatter CEO, Faisal Al Bannai forecasts that future success of nations will be based on cyber security resilience

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Faisal Al Bannai is a featured speaker at the prestigious .GOV Awards in Dubai. Abu Dhabi and Dubai – DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, will be addressing the requirement to add resilience to digital infrastructure in order for Dubai to achieve the ambition of becoming the smartest city in the world by 2017. During his …

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MediaScope publishes twelfth edition of Who’s Who in Jordan’s Information & Communication Technology (ICT)

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Amman: MediaScope, a Jordan-based publishing, events and digital media company, has published the twelfth edition of Who’s Who in Jordan’s Information & Communication Technology (ICT), which was first published by the company in 1998. This publication is the sole directory of its kind in Jordan and is supported by int@J (The Information and Communications Technology Association – Jordan). It includes …

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Raya Data Center Achieves ISO 22301 Certification in Preparation for Launching Cloud Computing Service Offering

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Raya Data Center, the leading collocation and data center solution provider in Egypt, announced today that it has successfully achieved the ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) certification, thereby becoming the first data center in Egypt to achieve this standard. This achievement comes as Raya Data Center gears up to launch its public cloud service offering by the end …

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Leading eLTE Technologies for a Better Connected Airport

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Huawei connects with industry leaders to share efficient and effective technology solutions to leverage Bahrain’s Airport Modernisation Programme at BIADF 2016. This week Huawei – a leading global ICT solutions provider – showcased its latest ICT innovations designed to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Bahrain’s new airport to top airline companies, international contractors and technology providers at the Bahrain …

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Ericsson Sustainability and CR Report: ICT can accelerate Sustainable Development Goals

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Ericsson Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report 2015 details company’s performance in responsible business; energy, environment and climate change; and communication for all Ericsson uses United Nations Sustainable Development Goals as a framework for measuring impact in society. Ericsson’s Technology for Good initiatives positively impact 20 million people. Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has published its 23rd annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report, …

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Esc spearheading india’s ICT exports

Mr Kamal Vachani, Director, ESC, Middle East

10 indian IT companies Aggressive marketing to tap booming Middle east ESC is organising participation at “26th International IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition COMEX BUSINESS 2016” scheduled during April 12-16, 2016 at Oman International Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. The exhibition is endorsed by Information Technology Authority of Oman, (ITA) Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of Oman and UFI (Global Association …

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Increased cybersecurity measures key to defend against GCC-wide energy infrastructure attacks, say experts

Ahmed Pauwels, CEO, Messe Frankfurt Middle East

Inaugural Infrastructure Security Conference in Bahrain to address latest developments in protecting critical energy assets. Manama, Bahrain: Increased investment and awareness in cybersecurity measures are key for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) decision-makers if they’re to successfully defend against potential attacks on critical energy infrastructure, security experts have advised. Dr. Kevin Rosner, Senior Fellow with the Institute for Analysis of Global …

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