Remittance Firm Revolut Introduces New Review Page with Updated Pricing
May06

Remittance Firm Revolut Introduces New Review Page with Updated Pricing

Remittance customers can look forward to significant savings if they switch to Revolut from its competitors today. The UK-fintech will be charging a fee for remittances but is keeping its commitment to giving customers some of the most competitive rates in the market. Standard and Premium plan customers will be charged a fee for cross-border transactions. The fee will be 0.3% of the amount transferred, starting at a minimum of S$0.30,...

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The Vaccination Cyberthreat: Kaspersky Reports Intensified Scamming Activities Around COVID-19 Vaccines In Q1 2021
May06

The Vaccination Cyberthreat: Kaspersky Reports Intensified Scamming Activities Around COVID-19 Vaccines In Q1 2021

 Scammers are constantly searching for new ways to steal users’ data. Last year, a completely new category of opportunity became one of the most profitable scams for fraudsters. They extensively used COVID-19 related spam letters and phishing pages to benefit from the year’s most alarming and high-profile news story. According to a new Kaspersky report, “Spam and Phishing in Q1 2021” scammers are continuing to exploit this...

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Sophos “State of Ransomware 2021” Reveals That 59% Of Malaysian Organizations Expect To Be Hit In The Future
May06

Sophos “State of Ransomware 2021” Reveals That 59% Of Malaysian Organizations Expect To Be Hit In The Future

 Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced the findings of its global survey, “The State of Ransomware 2021,” which reveals that 59% of Malaysian organizations not hit by ransomware last year expect to be hit in the future. Furthermore, 59% of these respondents say it is because ransomware attacks are increasingly hard to stop due to their sophistication; 58% of them say ransomware is already so...

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Check Point Software Shows How To Prevent Password Theft
May06

Check Point Software Shows How To Prevent Password Theft

 Every year, on the first Thursday of May, World Password Day is celebrated, which in this 2021 of widespread remote working becomes even more relevant. Many users are under the false belief that a cybercriminal has no reason to have any interest in their person or their computer. For this reason, Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. wants to remember the importance of cybersecurity education and the effective use of passwords...

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E-Commerce Aggregator, Una Brands, Raises USD40 Million In Seed Round From Heavy Hitters To Acquire And Scale Brands In APAC
May06

E-Commerce Aggregator, Una Brands, Raises USD40 Million In Seed Round From Heavy Hitters To Acquire And Scale Brands In APAC

Singapore-based e-commerce startup, Una Brands, today announced that it has raised a USD40 million Seed Round of equity and debt financing, in one of the biggest seed funding rounds seen regionally. Una Brands will use the capital to buy and scale e-commerce brands based in APAC. Kiren Tanna, former CEO of Rocket Internet Asia and Founder of foodpanda and ZEN Rooms, founded Una Brands in 2020. Kiren is backed by four other Co-Founders...

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Etika Group’s Ceo, Khalid Alvi, Joins The 2020 Aces Awards’ List Of Outstanding Leaders In Asia
May06

Etika Group’s Ceo, Khalid Alvi, Joins The 2020 Aces Awards’ List Of Outstanding Leaders In Asia

 Khalid Alvi, the Chief Executive Officer of Etika Group of Companies for Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei is among the coveted list of top ten recipients of “Outstanding Leaders in Asia” awarded by the prestigious Asia Corporate Excellence Sustainability Awards (ACES) 2020. Organised by the MORS Group, the award recognizes exceptional leaders who have demonstrated sound leadership in elevating their organisations’ growth...

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Majority Of Social Media Users In SEA Want To Keep Their Financial Data Offline
May03

Majority Of Social Media Users In SEA Want To Keep Their Financial Data Offline

 Do you feel afraid every time you input your credit card information or banking details on a shopping site or a payment app? You are not alone, at least according to a survey from the global cybersecurity and digital privacy company Kaspersky. The report titled “Making Sense of Our Place in the Digital Reputation Economy” discovered some types of personal information are sacred to social media users in Southeast Asia (SEA),...

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The Know-How You Need: Kaspersky Experts Share A Guide To Staying Safe From Doxing
May03

The Know-How You Need: Kaspersky Experts Share A Guide To Staying Safe From Doxing

 Sharing and geotagging photos, uploading documents to the cloud, installing a new application, and even browsing online retail stores – we deal with personal data management daily, whether we realize it or not. Often, it is not clear what data we share, and most importantly, who are the final recipients of the data that makes us vulnerable. One of the threats that online users of all ages, professions, and backgrounds face is...

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Mambu Unveils Retail Lending Solution For Financial Institutions And Alternative Lenders To Address The Predicted Surge In Post-COVID Loans
Apr30

Mambu Unveils Retail Lending Solution For Financial Institutions And Alternative Lenders To Address The Predicted Surge In Post-COVID Loans

 Mambu, the market-leading SaaS banking and lending platform, has increased its support of retail lenders of all sizes who are looking for agile and scalable lending capabilities, including instantly approving and disbursing loans. This comes as demand for loans is expected to rise sharply as the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic recede. Some demand will come from people reassured that life is getting back to normal; some from...

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Assessing the State of Mobile Application Security through the Lens of COVID-19
Apr28

Assessing the State of Mobile Application Security through the Lens of COVID-19

 Synopsys recently released a report, “Peril in a Pandemic: The State of Mobile Application Security,” produced by its Cybersecurity Research Center (CyRC), examining the state of mobile application security during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study encompassed 3,335 of the most popular Android mobile applications on the Google Play Store as of the first quarter of 2021. Leveraging Synopsys’ Black Duck® Binary Analysis, the CyRC...

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