cybersecurity

Samsung SDS Bolsters its Cloud Security Offerings

Samsung SDS Bolsters its Cloud Security Offerings

Samsung SDS has updated its cloud security service in a move that anticipates a future workplace that is more digital than analog. Citing research that suggests that the cloud will handle 83 percent of enterprise workloads by 2023, the company has adopted a three-pronged approach that uses AI to detect and prevent intrusion while monitoring…

New Age Banking Confex 2019

The New Age Banking Confex 2019 #NABConfex will discuss latest trends in Banking security, the rise of Open Banking in the Middle East and its impact on the existing banking system. This innovative confex will host 250+ BFSI leaders from the Middle East Region. Through a two-day format, we will discuss latest trends in Banking…

BlackBerry Brings Its Enterprise IT to Healthcare Sector

BlackBerry Brings Its Enterprise IT to Healthcare Sector

BlackBerry is taking a deep dive into the medical technology sector with the announcement of multiple new partnerships. One of them is with OneBio, a firm that is building a medical data platform based on blockchain, and designed to give end users substantial control over how they share their biodata with other individuals and organizations.…

Speech Recognition and Smartwatches Combine in Novel New Authentication System

Speech Recognition and Smartwatches Combine in Novel New Authentication System

A pair of researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have devised a novel approach to online authentication that leverages speech recognition and a smartwatch. Dubbed ‘Listening-Watch’, the system requires a given user to download a security app on their smartwatch device. When authenticating through a PC or laptop, the computer will play a…

Cryptocurrency Security Specialist Gets Reseller for MENA Market

Cryptocurrency Security Specialist Gets Reseller for MENA Market

“We are thrilled to continue to execute on our plan of indirect sales channels in specific, targeted markets and we feel that the potential in the Middle East and North Africa is outstanding given the current environment in cybersecurity and cryptocurrency security.” – Corby Marshall, CEO, Hilltop Cybersecurity Kelowna-based Hilltop Cybersecurity has established a reseller agreement with Twin-Soft for its…

Hilltop Announces Letter of Intent for Major Order from Japanese Cryptocurrency Firm

Hilltop Announces Letter of Intent for Major Order from Japanese Cryptocurrency Firm

Cryptocurrency security specialist Hilltop Cybersecurity may soon have a big new client. The company has announced that it has received a letter of intent for an order valued at over $1 million. In a statement announcing the potential deal, Hilltop said it comes from Island Mining, a Japan-based firm “focused on cryptocurrency technology and cryptocurrency…

Hilltop Appoints ‘White Hat’ Hacker as CISO

Hilltop Appoints ‘White Hat’ Hacker as CISO

Kelowna-based Hilltop Cybersecurity has filled one of two empty posts left by an executive’s departure with an expert hacker. Pete Herzog is, of course, the ‘white hat’ variety of hacker – one who uses his expertise at overcoming digital security for good instead of evil. Herzog’s experience in this area, which includes working as a…