All You Need to Know about the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

All You Need to Know about the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The last few years have transformed cybersecurity and data protection from niche concerns to major problems as both individuals and organizations suffered from an unprecedented wave of cyberattacks and data theft. Governments around the world have stepped up and have...
500 million customer details hacked

500 million customer details hacked

International hotel chain Marriott said the details of 500 million hotel guests has been stolen in a sweeping hack. The breach happened in 2014, but Marriott didn’t become aware of it until September this year. The hackers, or hacker, copied and encrypted...
Data Protection Regulations in the Middle East

Data Protection Regulations in the Middle East

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation has sparked a global legislative movement that aims to vouchsafe individuals’ privacy and curb data vulnerability. While some of these new regulations were years in the making, many were directly influenced by the...
Black Friday, Cyber Monday… tips, tricks and things to look out for

Black Friday, Cyber Monday… tips, tricks and things to look out for

Black Friday is firmly entrenched in the minds of many people following televised scenes and newspaper reports of people trampling over each other, general hysteria and hyped up shoppers trading blows in their bid to grab the best bargains. And it’s coming again, with...