China launches initiative for global data security issues

HONG KONG (AP) — China has launched an initiative to address global data security issues, a countermove to the U.S. “clean network” program that is aimed at discouraging other countries from using Chi...

SWIFT: New report reveals how cyber attackers ‘cash out’ following large-scale heists

By illuminating final stage in money laundering process, BAE Systems report commissioned by SWIFT supports efforts by banks to prevent, detect and respond to cyber-attacks KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA / ...

Taiwan’s InfoBoom reveals innovative mobile app for personal data protection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan start-up tech company InfoBoom (訊苗科技) earlier last week showcased its advanced cybersecurity solutions and products at the CYBERSEC 2020, in front of President Tsai...

Taiwan says China behind cyberattacks on government agencies, emails

Taiwan said on Wednesday hacking groups linked to the Chinese government had attacked at least 10 government agencies and some 6,000 email accounts of government officials in an “infiltration&rd...

Huawei built substandard data center in Papua New Guinea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Huawei Technologies Company built a data center in Papua New Guinea that left sensitive government files open to cybertheft. According to the Australian Financial Revie...

Vingroup Meets FIDO2 Standard for The Second Time for Its Strong Authentication Server

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - Aug 06, 2020 - On August 06, 2020, VinCSS Cyber Security Services Co., Ltd. (a member of Vingroup) declared that it achieved FIDO2 Certification from the Fast Identit...

Acer Reports Q2 2020 Results: Operating Income NT$2.13 Billion with Record High Margin of 3.2%

TAIPEI, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2020: consolidated revenues were NT$65.58 billion; gross profits were NT$7.14 bill...

Taiwan’s digital minister says personal data protection agency needed for digital ID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s digital minister supports the idea of establishing a dedicated agency for personal data protection before the electronic identification cards (eID) are roll...

NTUC LearningHub and Cybint Launch Singapore’s First Immersive Cybersecurity Bootcamp for Building a Pipeline of Job-Ready Cybersecurity Professionals

Accelerated training programme, supported by the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA), strengthens Singapore’s efforts to develop the nation’s cybersecurity workforce SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 28 July 202...

Trend Micro Announces Cloud Solution to Strengthen Misconfiguration Protection for Microsoft Azure

DevOps teams gain continuous cloud security visibility and cloud security posture management HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 23 July 2020 - Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), the glo...

UK-China ties freeze with debate over Huawei, Hong Kong

LONDON (AP) — Only five years ago, then-British Prime Minister David Cameron was celebrating a “golden era” in U.K.-China relations, bonding with President Xi Jinping over a pint of ...

UK-China ties freeze with debate over Huawei, Hong Kong

LONDON (AP) — Only five years ago, then-British Prime Minister David Cameron was celebrating a “golden era” in U.K.-China relations, bonding with President Xi Jinping over a pint of beer at the pub an...

Acer Reports Consolidated Revenues for June at NT$25.67 Billion, Q2'20 at NT$65.60 Billion - the Highest Over 10 Quarters

TAIPEI, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced its consolidated revenues for June at NT$25.67 billion, up 27.2% month-on-month (MoM) and by 4.9% year-on-year (YoY). Preliminary ...

Feds unseal 2018 indictment charging Kazakh man in hacks

SEATTLE (AP) — Two weeks after a cyber-security firm released the identity of an alleged hacker from Kazakhstan, federal authorities in Seattle on Tuesday unsealed a 2018 indictment charging the man w...

UK decision on Huawei 5G phase out not yet certain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Plans to phase Huawei out of the United Kingdom’s 5G phone networks have yet to be decided, but a government update will be released before July 22. The governmen...