Category: Global-ICT 2012


Theme: Digital threats in Cyber life

Games of ‘cops and robbers’ are continuing into the digital era. Technology brings clever ways of detecting and preventing crime, with monitoring public places, obtaining digital evidence or pinpointing locations of mobile phones. However, the same technology is also used for sophisticated crimes – organising gang movements, co-ordinating attacks, not to mention digital thefts. Tools of social networking have been at the heart of the Arab Spring, but also aided criminal riots in London. Surveillance cameras capture perpetrators of offences but they also infringe on our liberties. Lawful interception is crucial to state security, but phone tapping of victims in order to sell newspapers is abhorrent to us all. Our industry has to be prepared to cope with both angles of cyber life, navigating carefully between right and wrong, risks and benefits…

The need for transparency in the cyber world

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 8 Topic: The need for transparency in the cyber world Author: Rob Cotton Title: CEO Organisation: NCC Group PDF size: 260KB About author Rob Cotton is Chief Executive of NCC Group. Mr Cotton is a...

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APTs – a new threat for a new age

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 9 Topic: APTs – a new threat for a new age Author: Eva Chen Title: CEO Organisation: Trend Micro PDF size: 253KB About author Eva Chen is CEO and Co-founder of Trend Micro. Ms Chen holds master’s...

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Stand out in the cloud

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 11 Topic: Stand out in the cloud Author: T. Kendall Hunt Title: Chairman & CEO Organisation: VASCO Data Security PDF size: 266KB About author T. Kendall Hunt is founder, Chairman of the Board...

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Is it possible to be secure in the cyber world?

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 12 Topic: Is it possible to be secure in the cyber world? Author: Dick Williams Title: CEO Organisation: Webroot PDF size: 871KB About author Dick Williams is president and CEO of Webroot Inc....

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Growing threats to businesses

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 15 Topic: Growing threats to businesses Author: Marcin Kleczynski Title: CEO Organisation: Malwarebytes PDF size: 232KB About author MarcinKleczynski is the CEO and founder of Malwarebytes. Mr...

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Cyber crime: current and future threats

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 16 Topic: Cyber crime: current and future threats Author: Debretsion Gebremichael Title: Minister of Communication and Information, Technology Organisation: Ethiopia (Country) PDF size: 252KB...

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Why security is still an issue

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 1 Topic: Why security is still an issue Author: Eugene Kaspersky Title: CEO Organisation: Kaspersky Lab PDF size: 260KB About author Eugene Kaspersky is the CEO of Kaspersky Lab. Mr Kaspersky...

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Digital threats in cyber life

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 17 Topic: Digital threats in cyber life Author: Anthony Glees Title: Director, BUCSIS Organisation: University of Buckingham PDF size: 261KB About author Professor Anthony Glees is director of the...

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Making the digital world secure and safe

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 2 Topic: Making the digital world secure and safe Author: Hessa Al Jaber Title: Secretary General Organisation: ictQATAR PDF size: 187KB About author Dr. Hessa Al Jaber is the Secretary General of...

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Attacks that leave no trace

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 18 Topic: Attacks that leave no trace Author: Richard Greco Title: CEO Organisation: Cellcrypt PDF size: 188KB About author Richard Greco is CEO of Cellcrypt. Mr. Greco has over 30 years of global...

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The digital threats in cyber life

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 3 Topic: The digital threats in cyber life Author: Mohd Noor Amin & Philip Victor Title: Chairman & Director of Policy and International Cooperation respectively Organisation: IMPACT PDF...

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Strengthening cyber security in the Americas

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 5 Topic: Strengthening cyber security in the Americas Author: Ambassador Jorge Skinner-Klée Title: Permanent Representative of Guatemala Organisation: Organization of American States PDF size:...

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The imperative of international cooperation

Issue: Global 2012 Article no.: 6 Topic: The imperative of international cooperation Author: Malcolm Johnson Title: Director Organisation: ITU Telecommunication Standardization Bureau PDF size: 283KB About author Malcolm Johnson...

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