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Unlocking Rural Transformation: Insights on Non-Terrestrial Networks from Mohammad Rashid Anwar, Senior Consultant in Core Network Design at STC

Unlocking Rural Transformation: Insights on Non-Terrestrial Networks from Mohammad Rashid Anwar, Senior Consultant in Core Network Design at STC

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In an increasingly connected world, many remote areas remain isolated due to the lack of mobile network coverage. Non-Terrestrial Networks offer a promising solution to bridge this digital divide to reduce inequalities and drive economic growth, 60% of global GDP relies on digital communication (News, 2021). Mohammad Anwar Rashid, currently serving as a Senior Consultant in Core Network Design at STC (Saudi Telecom), brings nearly 16 years of invaluable experience in the telecommunications industry. Anwar has played a key role in developing cutting-edge solutions for a wide range of clients. His expertise includes designing infrastructure, deploying systems, and managing large projects. Anwar is known for delivering outstanding service, improving efficiency, and ensuring customers have po...
Shahrukh Reza, SIEM Specialist at ADIB – Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, on Strengthening Cybersecurity: The Imperative of Continuous Employee Training

Shahrukh Reza, SIEM Specialist at ADIB – Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, on Strengthening Cybersecurity: The Imperative of Continuous Employee Training

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Shahrukh Reza is a cybersecurity professional dedicated to safeguarding digital environments through his expertise in security operations, incident response, and threat hunting. As a SIEM Specialist at ADIB - Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, he excels in security monitoring and incident investigation, creating analytic rules in various SIEM solutions like ArcSight, Qradar, Sentinel, and Splunk. While technological solutions play a crucial role in defending against cybersecurity threats, the human element remains a significant factor in cybersecurity resilience. Recognizing the importance of empowering employees to become proactive defenders against cyber threats, organizations are increasingly turning to continuous cybersecurity training programs. Importance of the Human in Cyber Secu...
Alex Almeida, Senior Technical Architect – Security, Discusses Zero Trust Security for Microservices: implementing DevSecOps Best Practices

Alex Almeida, Senior Technical Architect – Security, Discusses Zero Trust Security for Microservices: implementing DevSecOps Best Practices

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In the dynamic world of microservices architecture, security is paramount. One of the most revolutionary concepts reshaping cybersecurity strategies today is Zero Trust Security.Alex Almeida is a Senior Technical Architect - Security with over eleven years of experience in the aviation industry, he shared his viewpoint on Zero Trust Security for microservices, emphasizing its importance in modern cybersecurity strategies. This approach challenges traditional perimeter-based security models by assuming zero implicit trust, whether users are inside or outside the network. Let's dive deep into what Zero Trust Security entails, why it's essential, and how you can kickstart its implementation in your organization. Alex Almeida, Senior Technical Architect - Security What is Zero Trust Sec...
Insights into the Rising Dominance of Microservices Architecture: Kamna Pandey, Head of Digital Experience at MAST Consulting Group

Insights into the Rising Dominance of Microservices Architecture: Kamna Pandey, Head of Digital Experience at MAST Consulting Group

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In today's fast-evolving software development landscape, microservices architecture has gained significant attention as businesses want their digital systems to be flexible, scalable, and strong. In this article, Kamna Pandey, who leads digital experience at MAST Consulting Group, gives her thoughts on microservices and how they affect software development today. Recent market reports that the growth of the cloud microservices market is accelerating. They predict the CAGR will surpass through 2026, adding $1.59 billion in market value. Kamna Pandey, Head of Digital Experience, MAST Consulting Group Software development has always been a time taking process that requires a lot of attention to details as conveyed during Requirement Gathering Phase. Monolithic Architecture is one...
Oya Paktas, Co-Founder, Fementech Offers insights on Advancing Cybersecurity: Embracing New Technologies and Strategies for the Digital Age

Oya Paktas, Co-Founder, Fementech Offers insights on Advancing Cybersecurity: Embracing New Technologies and Strategies for the Digital Age

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Oya Paktas is a renowned figure in the field of cybersecurity. She is currently serving as the Co-Founder of FemenTech, a leading company at the forefront of technological innovation in the digital security landscape. In this article, she shares her insights on the advancing cybersecurity domain through the integration of new technologies and strategic approaches to meet the demands of the digital age. Cybersecurity has become one of the most crucial pillars of the digital age. Every day, the number and complexity of cyber threats facing individuals, companies, and governments are increasing. In particular, the major data breaches, ransomware, and targeted cyber attacks of recent years have shown that cybersecurity is not only a technological necessity but also a matter of national sec...
An Exclusive Conversation with Laurence Elbana covering TRINEXIA’S (Middle East and India) Strategies and Solutions in Cybersecurity

An Exclusive Conversation with Laurence Elbana covering TRINEXIA’S (Middle East and India) Strategies and Solutions in Cybersecurity

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In this rapidly evolving landscape of IT security, Laurence stands out as a seasoned professional with 16 years of invaluable experience in the Middle East and Europe. Currently serving as the Director - Europe, Middle East & India at TRINEXIA, he has been at the forefront of recruiting teams, shaping regional strategies, and consistently driving year-over-year revenue growth. In our exclusive interview, Laurence Elbana shares his insights on TRINEXIA's approach to cybersecurity solutions. Q1. Based on your experience, how do you perceive the evolving cybersecurity threat landscape, and what trends do you foresee shaping the industry’s future? The cybersecurity threat landscape is continuously evolving with increasing sophistication of attacks, including ransomware, phish...
Navigating the Cybersecurity Threat Landscape and Advancing Visibility Through XDR, EDR, VDR, MDR, and Generative AI: Insights of Ali Haider, Sr. Cyber Security Consultant at Secureworks

Navigating the Cybersecurity Threat Landscape and Advancing Visibility Through XDR, EDR, VDR, MDR, and Generative AI: Insights of Ali Haider, Sr. Cyber Security Consultant at Secureworks

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Ali Haider is a distinguished cybersecurity professional currently serving as a Senior Cyber Security Consultant in Global Professional Services at Secureworks. With over 12 years of experience in networking, Ali brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from project conception to completion. Ali Haider is a trusted expert in the cybersecurity landscape, consistently driving excellence in every aspect of his work. In this interview, he shares his profound insights and extensive expertise, shedding light on the critical importance of visibility in cybersecurity, unraveling the distinctions between XDR, EDR, VDR, and MDR, providing valuable clarity in understanding their roles. Also, he demystifies the pivotal role played by generative AI in threat detection and response, offering a compre...
Abhilash Radhadevi, Head of Cybersecurity at OQ Trading, Shares Intel on AI’s Emergence in Cybersecurity

Abhilash Radhadevi, Head of Cybersecurity at OQ Trading, Shares Intel on AI’s Emergence in Cybersecurity

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Abhilash Radhadevi, Head of Cybersecurity at OQ Trading is a Senior Cybersecurity executive with more than twenty years of combined experience in the Banking, Financial, and Energy domains. Renowned for his leadership, he has successfully guided global organizations through complex security landscapes. Abhilash's extensive experience encompasses pioneering cybersecurity strategies, earning him prestigious awards and recognition. A respected thought leader, he has authored multiple articles on emerging threats and innovative solutions, contributing to industry knowledge. His global influence and commitment to mentoring reflect his dedication to shaping the future of cybersecurity.  In this article, Abhilash provides insights into the dynamic cybersecurity landscape, delving into th...
Top 5 Cyber Attacks of 2023

Top 5 Cyber Attacks of 2023

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In 2023, the cybersecurity community worked hard to deal with more advanced cyber threats. There were many serious cyber incidents during this year that caused real problems. Organizations that were attacked lost services and a lot of money. Also, millions of people had their private information stolen, making them vulnerable to more attacks. In this article, CyberCentric has listed top 5 cyber-attacks of 2023, that are ranked on the basis of the scale of the incident and its longer-term effects. These incidents are listed in order of the dates the attacks were first reported. Royal Mail Ransomware Hack In January 2023, LockBit Ransomware Group sent out a notification through its website, warning the Royal Mail to pay for the extortion remission. This impacted Royal Mail in...
Insha Tazeen, Co-Founder at BoundSecurity shares the Game Changing Role of ChatGPT in Cybersecurity Insights

Insha Tazeen, Co-Founder at BoundSecurity shares the Game Changing Role of ChatGPT in Cybersecurity Insights

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Insha Tazeen, Co-founder at BoundSecurity is a dynamic entrepreneur in AI and cybersecurity. Renowned for her innovative applications in AI, she transforms industries and fortifies organizations against digital threats. Beyond technology, Insha is a community advocate, mentoring aspiring technologists, and spearheading philanthropic efforts in digital literacy and women's empowerment. Her impactful journey resonates as a beacon of inspiration in the evolving world of technology. In this article, she shares how ChatGPT can play its role in the realm of cybersecurity. Cybersecurity has become an increasingly critical concern for individuals, businesses, and governments alike. With the rise of digital technology and the internet, there has been an exponential increase in cyber attacks and...