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AXIS Launches Cyber Center Of Excellence

AXIS Launches Cyber Center Of Excellence

Addressing the more than $445 billion cost that companies incur each year due to the threat of cybercrime and cyberattacks, AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced the launch of the AXIS Cyber Center of Excellence. It will provide a broad range of commercial insurance protection and mitigation solutions for tangible and intangible assets, relating... Read more of this article

CTO Assist With Island’s Cybersecurity Strategy

CTO Assist With Island’s Cybersecurity Strategy

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines recently met with members of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation [CTO], who were on island to assist with Bermuda’s cybersecurity strategy. The CTO is an intergovernmental organisation whose core functions include research & assignment services, training & capacity building and conducting... Read more of this article

Minister Wayne Caines On Safer Internet Day

Minister Wayne Caines On Safer Internet Day

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines spoke about the recently held Safer Internet Day in the House of Assembly today [Feb 9], saying that the day “encourages our seniors to navigate this digital world while practicing cyber safety in their interactions.” Minister Caines said, “On Tuesday of this week, 80 people gathered to learn,... Read more of this article

Students To Assist Seniors On Safer Internet Day

Students To Assist Seniors On Safer Internet Day

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines highlighted the upcoming Safer Internet Day for Seniors which will be held on Tuesday [Feb 6], and will see high school students on hand to assist seniors with any questions they have about their devices and technology at an event at Cathedral Hall. In highlighting the event earlier today, the Minister —... Read more of this article

LALA World Partners With VIBE Cybersecurity

LALA World Partners With VIBE Cybersecurity

VIBE Cybersecurity International LLC and LALA World announced a “joint development project designed to fully secure LALA World’s financial-exchange platform and its associated digital wallet.” “By adding VIBE to its list of strategic partners, LALA World is sending a strong message to the Initial Coin Offering [ICO] investment... Read more of this article

CCS Offer Cybersecurity Governance Consulting

CCS Offer Cybersecurity Governance Consulting

CCS Group has added cybersecurity governance consulting to its roster of services. “This type of service is typically offered by specialty or accountancy firms. Although these firms conduct the security compliance audits for Bermuda businesses, they often don’t have the resources to help remediate the cybersecurity gaps illustrated by the audits,”... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority’

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority’

“Cybersecurity is a national priority,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly today [Nov 10], adding that “recent events reinforce that the threats to the jurisdiction as a whole are real.” Noting that “Cyber incidents not only have the potential to interrupt services and damage our systems;... Read more of this article

Appleby: ‘Not Leak, An Illegal Computer Hack’

Appleby: ‘Not Leak, An Illegal Computer Hack’

[Updated] Following the Leader of the Opposition’s comments in UK Parliament, Appleby said they “wish to make it clear that our firm was not the subject of a leak but of an illegal computer hack,” and also added that they are a “global organisation” and it “is not factually correct to state that Appleby has its headquarters... Read more of this article

Govt & Police On Appleby Data Allegations

Govt & Police On Appleby Data Allegations

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Government said they note “reports concerning aspects of the operations of Appleby Global, in various jurisdictions including Bermuda,” and “relevant authorities in Bermuda will review any new matters raised,” while the Bermuda Police Service confirmed they have “not received any related... Read more of this article

Telegraph Report On “Bermuda Cyber Hack”

Telegraph Report On “Bermuda Cyber Hack”

[Updated] “Some of the world’s richest people were braced for their financial details to be exposed on Tuesday night after a major offshore company admitted that its computer records had been hacked,” the UK’s Telegraph reported in a story headlined “Super-rich fear their financial details will be exposed following Bermuda... Read more of this article

Cybersecurity Group Warns Of “KRACK”

Cybersecurity Group Warns Of “KRACK”

The Minister of National Security Wayne Caines is warning the public of a “weakness in a security protocol that Wi-Fi devices rely on has put wireless-enabled devices at risk of attack.” A Ministry spokesperson said, “The Key Reinstallation Attack, or “KRACK” can allow an attacker within range of a Wi-Fi network to gain access to unencrypted... Read more of this article

Potential US Cyber Security Regulations

Potential US Cyber Security Regulations

The New York Department of Financial Services [NYCRR 500] is pushing to establish “regulatory minimums” to protect companies and consumers against cyber threats. Among other requirements, they are creating stricter guidelines around how companies assess and monitor their security effectiveness and that of their third parties. Stephen Bull, Managing... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly on Friday [Sept 22] that “Government has determined cybersecurity as a national priority,” as “without strong cybersecurity awareness and preparedness, our personal and financial safety, economic prosperity, and national security is at risk.” Minister Caines... Read more of this article