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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

Two Day NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit Held

Two Day NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit Held

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines spoke at the NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit, held in partnership with the Bermuda Business Development Agency, at Fairmont Hamilton Princess. Heather Osborne, NetDiligence Director of Global Events & Programming, Mark Greisiger, NetDiligence President, Minister Wayne Caines, Andy Burrows, Bermuda Business... Read more of this article

CryptoScan Bermuda Partners With PomeGran

CryptoScan Bermuda Partners With PomeGran

CryptoScan Bermuda announced the launch of its “unique service offering to help governments and enterprises defend against increasingly sophisticated hackers, by ensuring cybersecurity policies and procedures are up-to-date and that cryptographic protocols are not vulnerable.” “The CryptoScan Service delivers an objective score of... Read more of this article

Dembosky To Speak At Cyber Risk Conference

Dembosky To Speak At Cyber Risk Conference

Luke Dembosky will headline the International Cyber Risk Management Conference which is set to take place from December 6-7 in Bermuda. Mr. Dembosky joins a set cyber leaders that will be speaking at the event including Silicon Valley and Wall Street CISOs, global cyber leaders from insurance and industry, along with regulators and technology trailblazers... Read more of this article

Colonial Awarded Top Marks For Cyber Security

Colonial Awarded Top Marks For Cyber Security

Colonial Group International Ltd. has been awarded a top cyber-security business protection certification. The Bermuda-based holding company received ‘Cyber Essentials Plus ‘ certification from the National Cyber Security Centre [NCSC], a UK Government organisation that helps public and private sector organisations protect themselves from cyber... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A Priority For Govt’

Minister: ‘Cybersecurity Is A Priority For Govt’

“Cybersecurity is a priority for the government and indeed for Bermuda,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said in the House of Assembly today [July 20] as he provided an update on progress in the areas of cybersecurity and cyber safety. The Minister’s full statement follows below: Mr. Speaker, I rise to advise this Honorable... Read more of this article

Minister Updates On Cybersecurity Strategy

Minister Updates On Cybersecurity Strategy

As a “solid cybersecurity strategy is meant to underpin the country’s strides forward,” the Government is “working to ensure that all stakeholders who wish to be involved in this Island-wide effort have their say” so a “consultation survey will therefore be put out for public consideration.” This was from Minister... Read more of this article