What to do Before, During, and After a Ransomware Attack?
Jun29

What to do Before, During, and After a Ransomware Attack?

 29 June 2020 – Over three years after the infamous Wannacry ransomware, its costly aftermath still remains a vivid glimpse on the damage cybercriminals can do by kidnapping companies’ essential data. This threat is undoubtedly present as just this month, operations of an automobile giant were halted in several parts of the world after a successful attack by another ransomware dubbed as SNAKE (also known as EKANS)....

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VMware Fast Tracks Transformation of Partner Ecosystem across Southeast Asia and Korea for Region’s Increasingly Digital Future
Jun29

VMware Fast Tracks Transformation of Partner Ecosystem across Southeast Asia and Korea for Region’s Increasingly Digital Future

 29 June 2020 – VMware Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, affirmed its pledge to strengthen the partner ecosystem across the Southeast Asia and Korea (SEAK) region following the successful launch of EMPOWER Online APJ, along a series of Partner Executive Briefings, which saw the participation of more than 1,200 attendees in VMware’s partner ecosystem in Asia Pacific and Japan. During the events, VMware and...

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Boku Partners with LINE Pay Japan to Enable eWallet Payments to Merchants
Jun28

Boku Partners with LINE Pay Japan to Enable eWallet Payments to Merchants

 28 June 2020 – Boku Inc., a leading global provider of mobile payment and mobile identity solutions, has formed a partnership with LINE Pay, one of Japan’s largest eWallet and QR code payment service providers. This partnership will allow more than 37 million LINE Pay users in Japan to pay for merchant digital goods and services through the Boku platform. This agreement furthers the extensive depth of payment options for...

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BNM Adds New Companies and Websites in The Financial Consumer Alert List
Jun27

BNM Adds New Companies and Websites in The Financial Consumer Alert List

 27 June 2020 – Bank Negara Malaysia or BNM has updated its Financial Consumer Alert list this week. According to its website, the following companies were added to the list: Amal Trust (002848059-U; Lindale Ventures (003041846 – U); i-Rakyat Trade; i-RakyaTrader; and i-Rakya Trader. The Financial Consumer Alert List consists of companies and websites which are neither authorised nor approved under the relevant laws...

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MasterCard Study Shows Asia Pacific Consumers Shift Rapidly to Digital Commerce
Jun26

MasterCard Study Shows Asia Pacific Consumers Shift Rapidly to Digital Commerce

 26 June 2020 – The way we shop is changing and how we pay is evolving. As COVID-19 alters our daily lives, consumers in Asia Pacific are rapidly going digital with purchases of everything from groceries to movies in a shift that looks set to become a permanent habit after the pandemic passes, Mastercard research shows. E-commerce and contactless payments continue to grow in popularity as people make the move to digital by...

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Cimb Introduces e Credit Card To Complement Customers’ Digital-First Lifestyles Through Enhanced Transaction Value
Jun26

Cimb Introduces e Credit Card To Complement Customers’ Digital-First Lifestyles Through Enhanced Transaction Value

 26 June 2020 – CIMB Bank Berhad has unveiled the CIMB e Credit Card1 that allows customers to maximise the value of all online shopping, e-wallet, auto-billing and in-store contactless spending with up to 12 times bonus points in each transaction with no minimum spend. The e Credit Card powered by Visa is designed to address the changing needs of customers’ digital-first lifestyles in the COVID-19 environment by providing...

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