Hackers 101, as mid-career S’porean goes back to school

Hackers 101, as mid-career S’porean goes back to school

Posted by SGCS Admin, 21-02-2018

SINGAPORE — Mr Alvin Koh, 56, is a newcomer to the world of cybersecurity. While the former systems engineer, who has no formal certification in cybersecurity, may not fit the typical image of a...

HardwareZone Forum hit by security breach; 685,000 user profiles affected

HardwareZone Forum hit by security breach; 685,000 user profiles affected

Posted by SGCS Admin, 20-02-2018

SINGAPORE: Approximately 685,000 user profiles were affected when the HardwareZone (HWZ) Forum website was hit by a security breach, the site's owner SPH Magazines said in a news release on Tuesday (F...

Smart meters could leave British homes vulnerable to cyber attacks, experts have warned

Smart meters could leave British homes vulnerable to cyber attacks, experts have warned

Posted by SGCS Admin, 20-02-2018

New smart energy meters that the Government wants to be installed in millions of homes will leave householders vulnerable to cyber attacks, ministers have been warned. The intelligence agency GCHQ is...

Hackers exploited Telegram messenger zero-day vulnerability to spread multipurpose malware

Hackers exploited Telegram messenger zero-day vulnerability to spread multipurpose malware

Posted by SGCS Admin, 15-02-2018

Kaspersky Lab researchers have uncovered ‘in the wild’ attacks being carried out by a new piece of malware using a zero-day vulnerability in the Telegram Desktop app. The vulnerability was...

Cloud Access Security Brokers: Past, Present, and Future

Cloud Access Security Brokers: Past, Present, and Future

Posted by Jacob Serpa, 14-02-2018

    Leading cloud access security brokers (CASBs) currently provide data protection, threat protection, identity management, and visibility. However, this has not always been...

Mindef launches NSF scheme, specialist award for cyber defence

Mindef launches NSF scheme, specialist award for cyber defence

Posted by SGCS Admin, 13-02-2018

SINGAPORE – Singaporeans and permanent residents who are enlisting for National Service (NS) in the second half of this year can now apply for the new Cyber NSF Scheme, which allows full-time Na...