Cyber Threats

The UAE’s banking sector has been successful in warding off major cyber attacks despite increasing threats, the UAE Banks Federation, or UBF, said on Monday. Nasser Sarris, General Manager of UBF, said banks body, a representative forum comprising 48 member banks operating in the UAE, has taken all possible efforts against cyber threats considering it […]

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Iran is one of the leading cyberspace adversaries of the United States. It emerged as a cyberthreat a few years later than Russia and China and has so far demonstrated less skill. Nevertheless, it has conducted several highly damaging cyberattacks and become a major threat that will only get worse. Like Russia and China, the […]

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The one-day forum, which brought together industry specialists, as well as financial institutions in UAE and the region, discussed the enormous challenges facing the banking and financial services sector. The participants recognised the importance of cooperation and information sharing to fight the growing menace of cyber threats. In his welcome address, Nasser Sarris, General Manager […]

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The terms vary — phishing, hacktivism and whaling are just a few — but they all represent serious cybersecurity threats increasingly menacing state governments throughout the U.S., some Texas state senators were told Wednesday. “Unfortunately, the bad guys are getting very, very innovative in their approaches” to stealing data or disrupting an organization’s functions, said […]

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Muscat: Oman will become a global cybersecurity hub after international advisory firm Ernst and Young (EY) opened a first-of-its-kind Digital Security Operations Centre (DSOC) here. Manned by some of the brightest young Omani talent, the security centre will monitor round the clock critical cyber infrastructure of clients, which will include both regional and global companies. […]

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