Army Commander Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva on Tuesday emphasised that cybersecurity readiness of businesses is a strong part of the cybersecurity of a nation. “Cybersecurity readiness is vital not only for the State, but also to the businesses that operate within it, whether they are privately owned, publicly owned or State-owned,” Silva told the audience
The seventh Annual Cyber Security Summit, set to take place from 23 to 25 September, will heavily feature figureheads from the world of cyber security whose accomplishments and experience will enrich the value of the Summit.  Among these persons is Prof. Sam Bowne, who has made a name for himself at DEF CON Hacking Conferences
Visa, the global leader in payments technology, has signed on as a strategic partner for Sri Lanka’s  seventh annual Cyber Security Summit on 24 and 25 September at Cinnamon Grand. The summit consists of three key events: Cyber Security Day Conference and the Night Hack on 24 September and CEOs’ Forum on Cyber Security on
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