Why We Should Use Zero Trust Network Access For  Remote Working
Jul26

Why We Should Use Zero Trust Network Access For Remote Working

 One of the biggest shifts in the workplace as a result of the pandemic is the trend of remote working. While some companies used to offer the ability to work from home as a benefit, it has now become the norm for most businesses. According to a survey by the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF), 61.7% of companies want to continue with a hybrid work arrangement – meaning they have the flexibility to work from home or anywhere...

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AV-TEST Finds Kaspersky Security Solutions For Business Deliver 100% Ransomware Protection
Jul26

AV-TEST Finds Kaspersky Security Solutions For Business Deliver 100% Ransomware Protection

 AV-TEST, the independent IT security institute, has recognized Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business and Kaspersky Small Office Security as standouts in its Advanced Threat Protection test for ransomware protection. The assessment found that both Kaspersky business solutions were capable of successfully defending against ransomware in 10 real-life scenarios. Ransomware attacks are on the rise. While Kaspersky research found...

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Sophos Announces Sophos X-Ops
Jul26

Sophos Announces Sophos X-Ops

 Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced Sophos X-Ops, a new cross-operational unit linking SophosLabs, Sophos SecOps and Sophos AI, three established teams of cybersecurity experts at Sophos, to help organizations better defend against constantly changing and increasingly complex cyberattacks. Sophos X-Ops leverages the predictive, real-time, real-world, and deeply researched threat intelligence...

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MDEC Calls for Partnerships for the Program Perdagangan Digital Keluarga Malaysia (DE Dagang)
Jul26

MDEC Calls for Partnerships for the Program Perdagangan Digital Keluarga Malaysia (DE Dagang)

 Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), Malaysia’s lead digital economy agency under the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (K-KOMM) today initiated a call for partnership with e-commerce platform providers and ecosystem players to be part of the Program Perdagangan Digital Keluarga Malaysia (DE Dagang). DE Dagang is the continuation of previous campaigns namely the Go-eCommerce Onboarding campaign and Shop...

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82% of Malaysian Organizations Concerned about Growing Attack Surface
Jul26

82% of Malaysian Organizations Concerned about Growing Attack Surface

 Trend Micro Incorporated, the leader in cloud security, announced the findings of its latest Global Risk Study 2022, which revealed that 82% of organizations in Malaysia are concerned about their growing attack surface. In light of this, Trend Micro introduced Trend Micro One – a unified cybersecurity platform aimed to enhance security capabilities of businesses today for the future. According to the study’s findings from over...

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BNPL Player is Transforming Payments with a Difference
Jul20

BNPL Player is Transforming Payments with a Difference

 Ablr, a fintech company that provides Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) service, is now live in Malaysia. Taking on the goal of transforming the payments landscape through BNPL, Ablr provides a unique proposition to the country’s growing BNPL scene by integrating the most flexible plans to date and presenting a different approach by embedding ethical financing through product and services geared towards self and family improvement,...

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2022 Prime Day Was The Biggest Prime Day Event for Amazon’s Selling Partners
Jul20

2022 Prime Day Was The Biggest Prime Day Event for Amazon’s Selling Partners

 Prime Day 2022 was the biggest Prime Day event for Amazon’s selling partners globally and in Malaysia, most of whom are small and medium-sized businesses, whose sales in Amazon outpaced Amazon’s global retail business over the same period. Globally, Prime members purchased more than 300 million worldwide—making this year’s event the biggest Prime Day in Amazon’s history. Prime members worldwide purchased 100,000 items per minute...

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Second Volume of Asia Lifestyle Consumer Profile Released
Jul20

Second Volume of Asia Lifestyle Consumer Profile Released

 Asia’s leading brand distributor and operator Bluebell Group released today the second volume of the “Asia Lifestyle Consumer Profile”. Based on an Asia-wide survey covering 2,100 premium lifestyle consumers across 6 markets – Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Southeast Asia (Singapore and Malaysia) – the study outlines five leading consumer personas and sheds light on evolving...

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Stranger Scams: Cybercriminals Drain Wallets of Popular Mystery Series’ Fans
Jul19

Stranger Scams: Cybercriminals Drain Wallets of Popular Mystery Series’ Fans

 In early July, season four of one of the most long-awaited series, Stranger Things, was released. Despite a three-year break due to pandemic-related delays, the series was hotly anticipated and, once again, topped streaming charts. Unfortunately, the desire of ardent fans to see new episodes as soon as possible has been actively abused by fraudsters. Kaspersky researchers found numerous examples of spam emails and phishing pages...

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MDEC and UNGCMYB Collaborate to Accelerate Sustainability And Climate Action Adoption In The Digital Economy
Jul19

MDEC and UNGCMYB Collaborate to Accelerate Sustainability And Climate Action Adoption In The Digital Economy

 The Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), Malaysia’s lead digital economy agency, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UN Global Compact Network Malaysia & Brunei (UNGCMYB) to further raise awareness, build capacity and increase adoption of sustainability and climate action across the digital economy in Malaysia. The UNGCMYB is the official local network of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC),...

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