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By Edition On Monday, May 21st, 2018

Spike in cyber attacks on regional companies and organization

With cyber attacks on the rise across the Caribbean, Chief Executive Officer of the Caribbean Israel Centre for Cyber Defense (CICCD), Andre Thomas, has recommended that authorities in Barbados and the region make More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

St Vincent moves to strengthen cyber security

KINGSTOWN - Internet adoption in the Caribbean is increasing rapidly,  but so too new threats and risks for persons, business and governments that are going online. Cyber attacks and cyber crime are being reported More...

By Edition On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

“Has Petya Ransomware reached the Caribbean?”

A new widespread ransomware is spreading and causing distress to corporations and government across the globe. Here is what we know for sure and what you need to know: Petya seems to be a better written which increases More...

By Edition On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Cyber Security: “Why cybersecurity is critical in business Risk Management?”

The cyber threat picture becomes more challenging with attacks against both public and private sectors organization. Cyber threats are continually evolving, becoming more sophisticated and harder to both prevent More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 19th, 2017

Only 1 out of 5 companies has cyber security high on the agenda

Alarming findings in KPMG research WILLEMSTAD - Worldwide almost daily Cyber-attacks are experienced by companies with most of the time severe consequences for the continuity of the business and its services to More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Cyber Security: “Awareness – Priority #1”

The penetration of internet access in the Caribbean region has undoubtedly paved the way for greater access to the information superhighway and the benefits of competing on the global stage. However, with this access More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

“WannaCry – A Caribbean Cyber Security Perspective”

“Organizations who continue to run Windows XP, software which cannot adequately detect and protect your information assets, and obsolete software, will make your systems easy targets for hackers and cyber criminals, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Cyber Security: “Can Caribbean Governments defend theirs borders alone?”

The dangers of cyber threats in the Caribbean continue to evolve and spike at a rate never seen before. As the telecoms providers in the Caribbean seek opportunities to increase their revenues through increase internet More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 31st, 2017

Belize to Host First National Cybersecurity Symposium

Guarding the Digital Gates BELIZE CITY - In response to a growing incidence of cyber-threats, Belize will host its first national cyber security symposium from April 24 to 27. "We have observed a disturbing rise More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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Deloitte executive says Latin America and Caribbean highly vulnerable to cyber-attacks

Deloitte’s global chief information officer, Larry Quinlan, said that, despite increased improvements in technology in the Caribbean and Latin America, the regions remain highly vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Speaking More...