27 October 2016 - CIO Academy Asia hosted a luncheon event on 27 October at the St Regis Hotel about Cyber-resilience with #Fortinet. Passionate views were exchanged about the recent DDOS attack and the lessons we can learn from this saga. Big takeaways on convincing the C-level executives about investing in cybersecurity solutions based on business portfolio risks and the importance of having an info security education framework not only organisation-wide but also on a national level.
What do you do if hidden hardware devices such as ones attached surreptitiously behind ATM machines, or algorithms embedded in USB charging cables contain malware that may compromise your organisation’s security? On the other hand, what can you do if “supposedly safe” files such as pdf documents contain code to infect your critical systems? Are there any solutions that...
CIO reThink Forum is an exclusive event organised by CIO Academy Asia (CIOAA) together with our partners CIO VN, VACD and Luxcer that brings together tech leaders from the public and private sectors, and technology companies to discuss how the tidal waves of new technologies have changed and are still changing the business environment; and how they need to...
With CIO Academy Asia's reThink CIO Forum: Finance-as-a-Service just two days away, we bring to you this exclusive interview with Pee-Beng Ong, the Vice President and Senior Business Leader for Corporate Security at MasterCard, where we discuss how cyber security concerns could slow down the juggernaut of the FinTech industry. By CIOAA staff writer The FinTech startup ecosystem is thriving globally. According...
24 July 2018 | As part of the Distinguished CEO Series co-organised by CIO Academy Asia and RSA, CIO Academy Asia hosted a special Executive Lunch Roundtable with Rohit Ghai, President, RSA. Technology experts and practitioners from various industries were gathered to share their thoughts and questions and recommend best practices to rethink digital security in today’s world of increased cybersecurity risks and threats.
How do you check that your endpoints such as laptops, tablets and mobile phones are secure while you wander through the world wide web? How do you ensure that only those with the right credentials are able to get access to resources on your company’s digital domains? For the former, check out Check Point. For the latter, dart over to...
Building on the Digital Disruption and Transformation themes of the past two editions of ConnectGov Leaders Summits, the 2018 programme took on E=Mbracing Cognitive  Capabilities  (E=MC2)  as  the conceptual theme and segue that framed and levelled up conversations at the recent 2018 Leaders Summit held in Tallinn, Estonia from 30 to 31 July. Reflecting the evolution of key issues occupying...
21 September 2017 CIO Academy Asia hosted an Exclusive Breakfast Roundtable with Robert Lentz, President & CEO of Cyber Security Strategies, Board Member of LogRhythm (Former CISO United States Dept of Defence) at Mandarin Oriental Singapore, together with LogRhythm
Wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly what your customer wants when he or she calls your company’s hotline? Wouldn’t it be lovely to have insights about every single attack that your company faces and have that threat exterminated both internally and externally quickly? There are two Israeli companies that focus on doing just that. One is called NICE; and...
21 October 2016 - CIO Academy Asia had another eventful session on the topic about Cyber-resilience with Kuala Lumpur’s C-level executives at the breathtaking Nobu restaurant, on the 56th floor of the Petronas Twin Towers. Excellent insights from Dr Solahuddin(Cybersecurity Malaysia), Murari (StanChart) and Alvin (Chief Security Strategist, APAC Fortinet) about the key considerations of Cyber- resilience.