Tag Archive: cybercrime/cybersecurity

Oct 10 2014

Making cybersecurity a priority in October

Though Caribbean countries might not yet observe October as Cyber Security Awareness Month, this article briefly highlights key threat trends, along with some tips that individuals and businesses can adopt to become safer online. Increasingly, the month of October is being observed as Cyber Security Awareness Month worldwide. Launched in the United States in 2004, …

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Oct 06 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 5 October 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 29 September to 5 October 2014. Monday, 29 September 2014 BTC brings the latest technology to southern Bahamas Bahamas – Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) is continuing its commitment to expand its access to high quality service and products to all of the …

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Sep 10 2014

Are government-issued laptops being compromised at the factory or after being assigned?

A discussion on a recent report on finding spyware on a government-issued laptop assigned to a student, against concerns that the devices might already be compromised before they end up in the students’ hands. In Trinidad and Tobago last week, the Chairman of the board of directors of the Trinidad and Tobago Amateur Radio League …

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Sep 05 2014

4 considerations when storing data in the cloud

The hacking of celebrity accounts in late August has reminded us how vulnerable private information stored online is. This article provides some guidelines on practices that should result in safer cloud use. Within the past week or so, various private accounts for a number of well-known celebrities were hacked and about 200 photos were posted …

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Sep 01 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 31 August 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 25 August to Sunday 31 August 2014. Monday, 25 August 2014 MIIC state minister urges youth to choose careers in ICT Jamaica – Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Sharon Ffolkes-Abrahams says there must be a …

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