The Cisco 2015 Midyear Security Report, which analyses threat intelligence and cybersecurity trends, reveals the critical need for organisations to reduce time to detection (TTD) in order to remediate against sophisticated attacks by highly motivated threat actors. Continue reading Cisco 2015 Midyear Security Report released
User safety in the digital environment depends on a number of factors. Most important of all, it depends on the user’s ability to make the right decisions. Your online habits can help protect your digital identity, money and personal data, or it could make it all easy prey for criminals. Kaspersky Lab wants to draw attention to this problem with a test that helps users evaluate their level of cyber savviness and understand if their behavior on the Internet is safe or not. Continue reading Kaspersky Lab to Internet Users: Are You Cyber Savvy?
11street, one of the largest online marketplaces in Malaysia, is leveraging its participation in the nation’s biggest online sale, #MYCYBERSALE 2015 (www.mycybersale.my), to attract a wider net of Malaysian consumers to shop online.
Organized by the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), the online sale will lasts until 2 October 2015 where 11street will be offering exclusive discounts and deals during a one-week period. Continue reading 11street leverages #MYCYBERSALE to encourage Online Shopping
The U for Life website is now launched in Malaysia, the country’s first online life insurance platform designed to offer a simple, instant and affordable way to buy life insurance online.
Malaysians can now sign-up for their first life insurance policy within 10 minutes by answering a set of simple questions. In addition to that, U for Life policies are affordable with monthly payments from as low as RM9.85 for a RM100,000 coverage. Assistance is also readily available on the U for Life website via an interactive chat feature. Continue reading Malaysians can now purchase Life Insurance online: U for Life
On Tuesday, Microsoft began the worldwide release of Office 2016. The apps are the latest addition to Office 365, Microsoft’s cloud-based subscription service. The company also announced new and enhanced Office 365 services built for team productivity.
Office 2016 delivers new versions of the Office desktop apps for Windows, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, OneNote, Project, Visio and Access. By subscribing to Office 365, customers can get always-up-to-date, fully installed apps for use across their devices, combined with a continually evolving set of consumer and commercial services, such as OneDrive online storage, Skype for Business, Delve, Yammer and enterprise-grade security features, Microsoft said. Continue reading Microsoft Office 2016 apps now available
The ASUS All-in-One PC Series – ET2030 is now available in Malaysia. It features unrivalled processing power, a superb multi-touch display as well as storage, combined in one sleek and stylish package. The ultra-slim 10-point multi-touch display allows easy and intuitive control while the stunning sculpted design with metallic stand gives a graceful and elegant appearance. Multiple I/O ports are combined in one space at the back of the screen to keep all cables neat and tidy, further helping to maintain a clutter. Continue reading ASUS All-in-One PC Series – ET2030 now in Malaysia
Organized by Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), #MYCYBERSALE 2015 will see thousands of online stores gather from 28 September to 2 October with a common goal to stimulate the domestic e-commerce market. The #MYCYBERSALE 2015 mobile app has also been developed to attract more local and foreign consumers to shop online. Extending the shopping period from 3 days to 5 days, this event is said to surpass last year’s success and to continue boosting the online shopping culture in Malaysia. Continue reading 11Street to participate in MDeC’s #MYCYBERSALE
iPay88 Sdn Bhd, a leading online payment gateway brand in Malaysia, announced that it has secured over 60 per cent of all online payment gateway systems in the market being used by eRetailers, SMEs and Corporations for online transactional operations.
According to Chan Kok Long, co-Founder and Executive Director of iPay88, the company today has close to 8,000 customers using its proprietary online payment gateway system, which was developed and improved since 2006. Continue reading iPay88 secures over 60% Market Share in Malaysia
Twitter expanded its self-service ads platform from 33 countries to over 200 countries and territories. Now, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) can more effectively reach target audiences on Twitter in 15 languages. In addition, Twitter announced that there are now approximately 100,000 active advertisers on Twitter, including SMBs.
Asia Pacific is Twitter’s fastest growing region worldwide and the platform expansion provides additional support for SMBs in Hong Kong, India, Malaysia and Philippines. Twitter said that recent research from the Asian Development Bank, SMBs account for 98% of all enterprises in Asia. Continue reading Twitter Ads now available in over 200 countries & territories including Malaysia
Akamai Technologies, Inc. announced the availability of the Q2 2015 State of the Internet – Security Report. The quarter report provides analysis and insight into the global cloud security threat landscape.
“The threat posed by distributed denial of service (DDoS) and web application attacks continues to grow each quarter,” said John Summers, vice president, Cloud Security Business Unit, Akamai. “Malicious actors are continually changing the game by switching tactics, seeking out new vulnerabilities and even bringing back old techniques that were considered outdated. By analyzing the attacks observed over our networks, we’re able to identify emerging threats and trends and provide the public with the information to harden their networks, websites and application and improve their cloud security profiles. Continue reading Akamai Q2 2015 State of the Internet – Security Report