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Time to Retreat?

Is nothing safe! From next month, Singapore’s civil servants will be disconnected from the Internet.[1] And then connected again using notebooks that are disconnected from the government intranet to which all government computers are connected. ‘Two systems, one government’ so

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IIC Singapore – TRPC Forum: The Challenge of Cyber Security

Date: 4 October 2016 Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm Venue: ICANN Singapore, South Beach Tower, 38 Beach Road #04-11 (S189767) IIC Singapore, in cooperation with TRPC, is organizing a forum with IIC member ICANN About the Forum: In a world of

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If it’s broke, don’t fix it?

If it’s broke, don’t fix it? The Bangladesh Bank heist in March 2016 netted USD81 million when fake transfer requests were wired to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York (the Fed) which is where the Bangladesh central bank keeps

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Is Cybersecurity an Oxymoron?

Is Cybersecurity an Oxymoron? Many years ago I lived in one of the less secure, less affluent parts of London. It was a neighbourhood where everyone knew someone who knew someone who had spent some time “at Her Majesty’s Pleasure”.

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Public Data at Risk: Cyber Threat to the Networked Government

Executive Summary Being a networked government can offer tremendous opportunity for governments globally to connect with their citizens, productively collect and use information, as well as streamline and enhance the efficiency of internal work streams and processes. However, this can

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TRPC and IIC Singapore Forum: Cybersecurity

Date: Tuesday Nov 26th, 3.00pm-6.00pm Venue: Microsoft Singapore, Level 22 – One Marina Boulevard   Not a week passes without a cyber-attack taking place somewhere. Using data from the US, in 2013 most attacks were criminal in motivation as recorded

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