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Appleby Launch Offshore Data Protection Guide

Appleby Launch Offshore Data Protection Guide

Appleby has launched an Offshore Data Protection Guide to “provide a detailed overview of the privacy and cybersecurity regimes in eight of the world’s leading offshore jurisdictions.” A spokesperson said, “The guide offers businesses quick answers to some of the most critical issues related to data protection. “In addition... Read more of this article

‘Consider The Increasing Cybersecurity Risks’

‘Consider The Increasing Cybersecurity Risks’

Given the increasing number of organizations and individuals working from home to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus, the Ministry of National Security has recommended a number of security practices. Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, “With global and local attention focused on Covid-19 it’s important to also consider the... Read more of this article

Minister Caines On Cybersecurity Strategy

Minister Caines On Cybersecurity Strategy

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines provided an update on the new developments within Government in regards to I.T and cybersecurity. Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday, Minister Caines said, “Around the world cyber-attacks continue to impact Governments, multi-national corporations, small organizations and individuals. “The... Read more of this article

Column: How To Celebrate Data Privacy Day

Column: How To Celebrate Data Privacy Day

[Opinion column written by Alexander White] Holidays are excellent opportunities to reflect. These red-letter days, no matter their place or origin, mark important historical or religious events. When we keep these holidays, we celebrate traditions and reflect on what may have changed or stayed the same. New Year celebrations are a perfect example:... Read more of this article

TLC Group To Host Info Session On Digital Safety

TLC Group To Host Info Session On Digital Safety

The TLC Group will be hosting an information session titled ‘Digital Safety for Families’ on Wednesday [Jan 29] from 5.30pm to 7.00pm at Bermuda College. A spokesperson said, “Many parents use the internet without thinking that they could easily become a victim of a cyber attack so tons do not take steps to protect themselves and... Read more of this article

Cybersecurity Masterclasses Set For January 16

Cybersecurity Masterclasses Set For January 16

The TLC Group is getting set to offer Data Protection and Cybersecurity Incident Response Masterclasses on Thursday, January 16 at the Cranleigh offices in Washington Mall. A spokesperson said, “Many organisations still think a data breach or cyber attack will never happen to them, and simply wait for a threat to present itself before figuring... Read more of this article

100WF Panel On Gender Parity In Cybersecurity

100WF Panel On Gender Parity In Cybersecurity

Bermuda’s 100 Women in Finance [100WF] network recently held a panel discussion on the topic of gender parity in the cybersecurity space, focusing on the employment gap for women. A spokesperson said, “Cybersecurity has become one of the hottest and fastest-growing fields in technology across the globe today. Not surprisingly, women professionals... Read more of this article

Govt Launches IT Career Guide For Students

Govt Launches IT Career Guide For Students

The Department of ICT Policy & Innovation has launched the 2019 IT Career Guide for students seeking a career path in the field of Information and Communications Technologies [ICT]. Premier David Burt presented the first printed copy by the Director of ICT Policy & Innovation, Dr. Marisa Stones. Premier David Burt, the Minister responsible for... Read more of this article

Video: Cybersecurity Awareness Month Launch

Video: Cybersecurity Awareness Month Launch

[Updated] Premier David Burt and other officials are holding a press conference this morning [Sept 30], and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 14-minute replay is belowUpdate 2.10pm: A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Government, through... Read more of this article

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

Board directors in Bermuda are being urged to attend a conference looking at risks posed by cyberattacks. Later this year, Bermuda will host the second annual Bermudian edition of the International Cyber Risk Management Conference. One of the supporting sponsors is the Bermuda branch of the Institute of Directors and its chair Rochelle Simons said it... Read more of this article

BEDC Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Course

BEDC Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Course

The TLC Group, in partnership with the BEDC, is offering a 4-week, Bermuda focused data privacy & cybersecurity course starting on Tuesday, October 8 in the BEDC training room. A spokesperson said, “Data privacy & protection are now legal requirements and can no longer be an after-thought for Bermuda businesses. “This course will... Read more of this article

ICRMC And Sponsors Kick Off Meeting

ICRMC And Sponsors Kick Off Meeting

The second annual International Cyber Risk Management Conference [ICRMC] Bermuda, presented by Canada’s MSA Research Inc, will take place from December 4 to December 6 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, following a warm welcome from Business Development Agencyn [BDA] to bring the event back to the island in 2019. A spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

KPMG Named A Leader In Global Cyber Security

KPMG Named A Leader In Global Cyber Security

KPMG has been named by Forrester Research as a leader among global cyber security consulting providers, also receiving one of the highest scores of any vendor evaluated in the `Current Offering’ category. “KPMG stands out with clear, concise, executive level engagement abilities,” wrote the report’s authors in The Forrester WaveTM: Global... Read more of this article