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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...
CyberKnight Amplifies Focus on Governance and Risk with Camms

CyberKnight Amplifies Focus on Governance and Risk with Camms

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CyberKnight becomes MEA VAD for Enterprise Risk Management & Compliance Platform Dubai, UAE — June 5, 2024 – The evolving threat landscape, new technologies and the rise of AI, privacy concerns, regulatory requirements, and geopolitical, economic and social change are shaping how organizations will manage enterprise risk in the upcoming years. According to Gartner, “despite efforts to identify and assess risk, constantly changing risk environment can hamper organizations’ ability to make informed, effective decisions”. Based on Gartner, only 51% of heads of Enterprise Risk Management are confident they captured all key enterprise risks during the risk assessment process, while only 26% of ERM departments report on root causes of risk exposures. To empower organizations across th...
CyberKnight Announces Regional Expansion with GITEX Africa Participation and Key Hire of Regional Sales Director

CyberKnight Announces Regional Expansion with GITEX Africa Participation and Key Hire of Regional Sales Director

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Rabat, Morocco / Dubai, UAE — May 15, 2024: CyberKnight, a leading cybersecurity advisory and value-added-distributor (VAD), headquartered in Dubai with local presence across the Middle East, proudly announces its expansion into Africa. To spearhead business development efforts on the continent, the Company has appointed Naoufal Mzali as the Regional Sales Director. With over 17 years of experience in technology and cybersecurity, his strong engineering background, coupled with a successful track record in sales, makes Naoufal an asset to the CyberKnight team. As the newly appointed Regional Sales Director for Levant, Egypt & Africa, he will lead the charge in strengthening CyberKnight's presence in the territory and fostering growth in the African cybersecurity market. Naoufal ...
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...
PhishRod Announces Annual Roadshow 2024 Addressing the Human Risk to Build Cyber Resilience

PhishRod Announces Annual Roadshow 2024 Addressing the Human Risk to Build Cyber Resilience

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PhishRod, a global leader in human risk mitigation, is organizing Executive Roundtable events as part of its MENA Roadshow 2024. These events aim to gather industry’s experts, decision makers, and stakeholders to identify, analyze & address human risk for building cyber resilience.   The events will focus on the underlying theme ‘Addressing Human Risk to Build Cyber Resilience’, where attendees will have the opportunity to discuss proven strategies used for effective human risk management. Below are the related details and the registration link for the respective events: Doha, Qatar on 21st May 2024: Register Now! Dubai, UAE on 23rd May 2024: Register Now!  Abu Dhabi, UAE on 29th May 2024 Cairo, Egypt on 10th July 2024 For more information, please follo...
CyberKnight Elevates Cyber Resilience with Zero Trust Security at GISEC 2024

CyberKnight Elevates Cyber Resilience with Zero Trust Security at GISEC 2024

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Dubai, UAE — April 22, 2024: CyberKnight announces its participation as one of the largest exhibitors at the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) 2024 on April 23-25. Under the theme "Elevating Cyber Resilience with Zero Trust Security," CyberKnight will showcase to regional IT Security leaders its comprehensive cybersecurity portfolio, aimed at fortifying organizations against evolving cyber threats, while being compliant to local and international standards. At GISEC 2024, CyberKnight will be joined by: Lookout: Mobile Threat Defense, Mobile App Security Illumio: Zero Trust Microsegmentation Checkmarx: Industry's Most Comprehensive AppSec Platform SolarWinds: IT Operations Management & Observability Xage Security: Zero Trust Security for OT Envi...
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...
Cyber Security Conclave 2024: Successfully Addressed Human Risk Mitigation for building Cyber Resilience

Cyber Security Conclave 2024: Successfully Addressed Human Risk Mitigation for building Cyber Resilience

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Dubai, UAE: CyberCentric is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of the Cyber Security Conclave 2024, a virtual gathering of esteemed cyber security leaders from across the Middle East. Held on March 27, 2024, the conclave focused on the paramount importance of "Mitigating Human Risk to Build Cyber Resilience." In an era marked by escalating cyber threats, the conclave highlighted the key role of human risk management in strengthening organizations against evolving vulnerabilities. Speakers including Salim Husain from Qatar Central Bank, Simon Perry from Cyber1, Syed Abid Ali from PhishRod, Zeeshan Siddiqui from Bank Alfalah, M. Umair Iqbal from Calidus Aerospace and Shah Sheikh from DTS Solution discussed strategies to counter human-centric cyber threats. The sessions ...