Information technology (IT) in Asia-Pacific

  • November 21, 2017 21 Nov'17

    Ransomware rages on with no signs of abating

    The rampant digital extortion facilitated by ransomware in 2017 will continue next year, with healthcare and industrial systems expected to be new prime targets

  • November 20, 2017 20 Nov'17

    Australian broadcaster hit by data breach

    The Australian Broadcasting Corporation is the latest organisation to fall prey to misconfigured Amazon S3 storage buckets, exposing database backups and sensitive data such as login credentials

  • November 17, 2017 17 Nov'17

    Malaysia’s digital economy on track

    Deputy prime minister outlines Malaysia’s digital efforts, noting that the digital economy will account for one-fifth of the country’s GDP by 2020

  • November 15, 2017 15 Nov'17

    How the biggest cyber security disasters could have been avoided

    The headline-grabbing breaches that hit Accenture and Equifax in 2017 could have been averted had basic cyber hygiene been in place

  • November 13, 2017 13 Nov'17

    Cyber and physical security are inseparable

    Biometrics and pattern recognition, coupled with data from internet of things sensors, will provide the fabric of future smart ecosystems