Cyber security professionals at Daily FT-CICRA Cyber Security Summit 2018 insist board room discussions need to closely evaluate the crux of data leakages and its implications By Hiyal Biyagamage According to the Global Data Leakage Report 2017 prepared by InfoWatch, the global information security watchdog, the number of compromised data records worldwide, including social security numbers,
From left: Dialog Axiata M2M-IoT Strategy Development and Partner Management Head Dr. Indika Samarakoon, Duo World CEO and Chief Architect Muhunthan Canagey, Dialog Axiata Group Chief Operating Officer Dr. Rainer Deutschmann, Cyber Security, India and SAARC, CISCO Regional Manager Vivek Srivastava and Moderator CICRA Holdings Group Director-CEO Boshan Dayaratne Experts at Daily FT-CICRA Cyber Security
Experts at Daily FT-CICRA Cyber Security Summit speaking at “Mitigating Risks in Financial Services” session point out 3DS, e-chips and other advanced technologies coming forth to mitigate cyber threats surrounding banks and financial institutions By Hiyal Biyagamage The sixth Daily FT-CICRA Cyber Security Summit 2018 concluded last week in Colombo with huge success. Organised under
The CEO Forum of the sixth annual Cyber Security Summit was held last evening at Cinnamon Grand, Colombo. The event was co-organised by Daily FT and CICRA Holdings
Top cybersecurity experts discuss key role CXOs have to play in tackling cyber threats at FT-CICRA Cyber Security Summit CEO Forum 2018 By Hiyal Biyagamage It is no secret that the global business community is witnessing a significant rise in cyber threats; often times being targeted by sophisticated hacker groups where the cost of cybercrimes
September 21, 2018
– Pic by Upul Abeyasekara Central Bank Governor at FT-CICRA Cyber Security Summit reassures on currency Says three exogenous factors largely forcing pressure on the rupee Current account deficit countries like SL more vulnerable to external shocks Says overly defending the rupee sans reserves in the past caused doublewhammy  Former CB regimes in 2011/12 spent $ 4.2 b to
Defence Secretary Kapila Waidyaratne PC yesterday revealed that Sri Lanka is presently working on drafting a national policy on cybersecurity. “The country which is in the process of drafting a cybersecurity policy; Sri Lanka needs to identify mechanisms for the implementation or a body that it will monitor,” Waidyaratne as the Chief Guest told the
Seventeen speakers and panellists, including top foreign experts, will attend the sixth annual Cyber Security Summit, Sri Lanka’s premier information security awareness event, on 20 September at the Cinnamon Grand Colombo. Defence Secretary Kapila Waidyaratne PC will inaugurate the summit as the Chief Guest while Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy will serve as the
Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider partnered with the 6th annual Cyber Security Summit as the Telecommunication Partner. The summit, to be held 19-20 September at Cinnamon Grand, consists of three key events: the CEOs’ Forum on Cyber Security on 19 September, and Cyber Security Day Conference and Hangout with Hackers (Night Hack)