Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:46
US takes off the gloves in global cyber wars: top officials
The United States is taking off the gloves in the growing, shadowy cyber war waged with China, Russia and other rivals, a top White House official said Thursday.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Thaksin, his men poke fun at junta leaders
JUNTA LEADERS became the objects of derision yesterday, when former PM Thaksin Shinawatra and his men began posting sarcastic messages about the premier and his No 2 man.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:28
S'pore to fund new regional cybersecurity training center
Singapore will spend 30 million Singapore dollars (about US$21.89 million) on fully funding the upcoming ASEAN-Singapore Cybersecurity Centre of Excellence (ASCCE), the Channel NewsAsia quoted a government factsheet as saying on Wednesday.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 21:01
Swiss probe Russian agents over WADA 'cyber-attack'
Two Russian spies arrested in the Netherlands on suspicion of targeting a Swiss laboratory are also being probed over an attempted cyber-attack on the World Anti-Doping Agency, an official said Saturday.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
International cybercriminals and Thailand’s porous border
Alexandre Cazes won’t be the last darknet mogul to make our country his home
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
Protection for sensitive legal data gets boost
MOVES TO PREVENT cybersecurity threats to secret justice information received a boost recently after the Justice Ministry signed a pact with the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) to take precautionary measures.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
Temasek, StarHub teaming up for pure-play cybersecurity firm
Singapore’s Temasek Holdings has formed a joint venture (JV) with StarHub to set up Ensign InfoSecurity, a pure-play cybersecurity firm that will offer bespoke, end-to-end security solutions to enterprises and governments globally.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
AMLO sounds alarm over cryptocurrency-fuelled scams
THE MONEY laundering watchdog is considering creating its own digital wallet to tackle cybercrime related to cryptocurrencies, an Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) official said at a Bangkok seminar last week.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 17:57
4 draft digtal laws ready for Cabinet as govt boosts cybersecurity
THE DIGITAL Economy and Society ministry (DE ministry) will submit four draft digital laws for Cabinet’s approval this month as a first step towards an official government announcement in the second half of next year.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
Cybercrime surges above $120-mn in Southeast Asia
Authorities must cooperate internationally, regulate at home, to stem online crime spree.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
Cyber threats strain firms with Thailand a key target
COMPANIES in Thailand are being swamped by more than 5,000 alerts every day relating to cyber-security threats, with the country trailing only Vietnam as the Southeast Asian nation most in the sights of cyber criminals, a survey shows.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
Asean prosecutorial professionals discuss cybercrime issues
SOME 68 prosecutorial professionals from Asean member states and China are convening for the 11th China-Asean Prosecutors-General Conference at The Rizqun International Hotel in Gadong, Malaysia.
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 17:00
Chinese police nab suspects after $87 mn cryptocurrency theft
Chinese police have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan ($87 million) through hacking, state media reported Sunday, as cyber criminals target holders of bitcoin and other virtual currencies.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:27
Singapore calls for Asean cooperation in cyber security
Singapore asked Asean nations last week to tighten their cooperation on cyber security to prevent internet crime, during a meeting with Singapore’s Cyber Security Agency (CSA).
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai banks ‘prepared’ amid warning of global ATM attack
COMMERCIAL banks in Thailand have boosted security to prevent unauthorised access to their automatic teller machines as cybercriminals are reportedly planning to carry out a large-scale global ATM attack.