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“Privacy, Cybersecurity And Your Business”

“Privacy, Cybersecurity And Your Business”

Inspire eBusiness will be hosting their sixth and last free seminar in the 2016/17 series — entitled “Privacy, Cybersecurity and Your Business” — on March 22 at 2.30pm at HSBC Harbourview Front Street. A spokesperson said, “Inspire eBusiness has held a series of free seminars for existing and new entrepreneurs interested in... Read more of this article

Ministry: Vigilant About Cyber Security Attacks

Ministry: Vigilant About Cyber Security Attacks

In the wake of recent cyber security concerns in the United States and as a follow up to recent Bermuda Police Service [BPS] updates about fraudulent email scams, the Ministry of National Security is reminding the public to be vigilant about the latest cyber security attacks. A spokesperson said, “In this case, “Whaling” or “Spear Phishing”,... Read more of this article

Gateway Systems Partners To Expand Offerings

Gateway Systems Partners To Expand Offerings

Gateway Systems Limited is has announced that it has partnered with FireEye and Mandiant to expand their portfolio of product and services to “combat the ever expanding threat of cyber crime.” A spokesperson said, “FireEye [FEYE] is a leader in cyber security, protecting organizations from advanced malware, zero-day exploits, APTs,... Read more of this article

Oyster Consulting Hosts Regulatory Seminar

Oyster Consulting Hosts Regulatory Seminar

Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] Ltd hosted its inaugural Regulatory Compliance Seminar on July 26, with panelists discussing changes to Bermuda’s anti-money laundering/anti-terrorist financing requirements, cybersecurity, and conducting investment advisory business in the United States. Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] Consultant Henry Komansky said, “Over... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority’

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A National Priority’

Today [June 3] in the House of Assembly, Economic Development Minister Dr Grant Gibbons discussed efforts to address cybersecurity, saying that he met with leaders from both the public and private sectors as “acknowledging the multitude of cybersecurity risks and preparing to face them is a national priority.” Minister Gibbons said, “Individuals,... Read more of this article

Cyber Security Workshop To Be Held On April 20

Cyber Security Workshop To Be Held On April 20

A free cyber security workshop will be held on April 20 at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club, with the public invited to “dive into a cyber incident scenario and work through responding to such an incident.” The workshop will get underway at 5.30pm, with spaces for the event limited. The session facilitators will include Megan Brister,... Read more of this article

Social Engineering & Tech Disruption Seminars

Social Engineering & Tech Disruption Seminars

The Bermuda Insurance Institute [BII] announced it will be hosting two seminars with overseas facilitators who they said are “leading experts in their respective fields of cyber risk and Solvency II.” The ‘Cyber Risk’ seminar taking place on Wednesday 23 March will explore Social Engineering and Transformative Technological Disruption... Read more of this article

FMG Offer RMail Secure Messaging To Clients

FMG Offer RMail Secure Messaging To Clients

Freisenbruch-Meyer Group [FMG] announced that it is the first Bermuda insurer to offer RMail® secure messaging services to its clients. “FMG uses RMail services and its Registered EmailTM feature to send electronic messages with certified proof of e-delivery and encryption to ensure data privacy. RMail is built on RPost’s patented technology... Read more of this article

Cyber Risk: Bermuda Captive Insurance Solution

Cyber Risk: Bermuda Captive Insurance Solution

The rising threat of cyber risk to global corporations and ways to mitigate dangers such as data breaches via a Bermuda captive insurance company are the focus of an upcoming webinar hosted by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. The hour-long free webcast, “Cyber risk: the Bermuda captive insurance solution” is slated for noon Bermuda/Atlantic... Read more of this article

“Processing Online Payments & Cyber Security”

“Processing Online Payments & Cyber Security”

The 7-part Inspire eBusiness workshops, sponsored by the Department of E-Commerce and coordinated by the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation, will continue on January 13th. The informational seminar, which will cover “Processing Online Payments and Cyber Security”, will take place at the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce from 12:30-1:30pm. The fifth... Read more of this article

EY Global Information Survey: Cyber Attacks

EY Global Information Survey: Cyber Attacks

More than one-third [36%] of global organizations still lack confidence in their ability to detect sophisticated cyber attacks, according to the annual EY’s Global Information Security Survey 2015, Creating trust in the digital world. The survey of 1,755 organizations from 67 countries examines some of the most important cybersecurity issues facing... Read more of this article

BPS Scam Advisory: Fraudulent Computer Calls

BPS Scam Advisory: Fraudulent Computer Calls

The police continue to advise the public to “remain vigilant” regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons that attempt to obtain personal information or other sensitive data,” saying the public should be “especially wary of anyone calling or making contact via e-mail to provide instructions regarding... Read more of this article

Police: “Remain Vigilant” Regarding Scam Calls

Police: “Remain Vigilant” Regarding Scam Calls

The police are reminding the public to “remain vigilant regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons,” saying they received reports of a man with an accent calling residents claiming to be a technician assisting in the prevention of the home computer being hacked into. A police spokesperson said, “Once... Read more of this article