Should Singapore’s MAS Become International Cybersecurity Standard – Expert Views

Although the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS“) cybersecurity guidelines have been around since 2013, it was only in August this year that they became legally binding for any financial institution that operates in the country. The requirements state that banks operating in Singapore need to do the following: Establish and implement robust security for IT systems Ensure updates […]

M6, One Of France’s Biggest TV Channels, Hit By Ransomware

The M6 Group, France’s largest privately-owned multimedia group, was the victim of ransomware over the weekend, but none of the company’s TV and radio channels suffered any downtime. The incident took place on Saturday morning, according to a message the company posted on its official Twitter account. The M6 Group said they managed to contain […]

Experts Insight on Pitney Bowes Ransomware Attack

Global shipping and mailing services company Pitney Bowes announced the partial system outage that impacted customer access to some services as a result of a ransomware attack that encrypted some of its systems. Pitney Bowes was affected by a malware attack which impacted some systems & disrupted client access to some of our services. We apologize […]

The Importance Of Storing Data Closer To Home

There are three key components when we talk about the concept of privacy: Laws, customs and expectations. The importance of each part of this trifecta will vary across geographic regions, generations, and groups. But in order to meet these diverse expectations, companies processing personal information need to offer their customers regional solutions. Cue data residency. […]