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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...
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 ...
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...
Regulation remains the strongest multiplier to cybersecurity growth, according to report from Frost & Sullivan

Regulation remains the strongest multiplier to cybersecurity growth, according to report from Frost & Sullivan

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Newly released report ahead of GISEC Global 2024 offers deep dive into current conditions of the region’s cybersecurity industry Dubai, UAE: In 2023, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) actively repelled more than 50,000 cyberattacks daily, according to the UAE Cybersecurity Council. In the first three quarters of the same year, the country successfully prevented over 71 million attempted attacks in total. These findings, highlighted in a report from analysts Frost & Sullivan (F&S), show the exponential growth of the region’s cybersecurity landscape – and serve as a sobering reminder of the rising threats that accompany it. As the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) cybersecurity industry continues to grow – with F&S estimating it to triple in value by 2030 to reach US$13.4...
GISEC Global celebrates Women in Cybersecurity ahead of annual exhibition

GISEC Global celebrates Women in Cybersecurity ahead of annual exhibition

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Leading female figures in the global cybersecurity industry will unite at the regional super-connector to discuss the obstacles and opportunities shaping their careers Dubai, United Arab Emirates: As the Middle East’s largest and most impactful cybersecurity event, GISEC Global continues to provide a solid platform and expand the opportunities for women in the field, fuelling the growth of a diverse industry that is set to transform the world’s digital behaviours. This International Women’s Day, GISEC Global 2024 is spotlighting some of the most influential women in cybersecurity who will take centerstage at the Inspire conference, the most awaited annual programme gathering female leaders and industry experts, during the three-day cybersecurity showcase from 23-25 April 2024 at the...
CyberKnight Signs with Certes to Provide the Industry’s Most Advanced DPRM Platform

CyberKnight Signs with Certes to Provide the Industry’s Most Advanced DPRM Platform

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CyberKnight announces VAD partnership with Certes for MENA Dubai, UAE — February 27th, 2024 — The global average cost of a data breach in 2023 surged to USD 4.45 million, marking a significant 15% increase over 3 years. With breaches occurring every 39 seconds, these alarming statistics underscore the need for organizations to reevaluate their approach to safeguarding their sensitive information. Amidst these concerns, recent research also shows that 61% of risk executives say data protection and privacy regulations are their biggest priorities. However, while traditional network security defenses are essential, they are not sufficient to ensure data safety in the face of increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks. To support enterprise and government organizations across MENA to bett...
CyberKnight Elevates Cyber Resilience with Zero Trust Security at Gartner SRM 2024

CyberKnight Elevates Cyber Resilience with Zero Trust Security at Gartner SRM 2024

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Dubai, UAE — February 12, 2024: CyberKnight announces its participation as a Premier Sponsor at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Dubai on February 12-13. The company's participation underscores its commitment to advancing cybersecurity practices and fostering awareness around the critical paradigm of Zero Trust. During the Summit, CyberKnight will emphasize the significance of adopting a comprehensive Zero Trust Security approach in tackling cybersecurity challenges faced by IT security leaders. At the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit, CyberKnight will be joined by: Checkmarx: Industry's Most Comprehensive AppSec Platform Xage: Identity Based ZTNA for Critical Infrastructure Group-IB: Fraud Detection, ASM, DRP, Threat Intelligence & DFI...
TRINEXIA Launches Their 9th Annual Partner Connect Roadshow

TRINEXIA Launches Their 9th Annual Partner Connect Roadshow

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 05 February 2024: TRINEXIA (formerly known as Credence Security), the region’s leading and the most trusted value-added distributor specializing in cybersecurity and digital forensics solutions, is excited to announce the launch of its 9th Annual Partner Connect Roadshow 2024 series. The roadshow is set to take place in key cities, including Doha (12 Feb – Qatar), Riyadh (14 Feb – KSA), and Dubai (15 Feb – UAE) in collaboration with some of their strategic vendors like Cyfirma, Next DLP, PhishRod and Picus Security. Established in 1999, TRINEXIA is a PAN-EMEA specialty Value-added Distributor, and a leader in providing the most trusted solutions within Cyber Security, Digital Forensics, Application Security,...
CyberKnight Signs Partnership with Proofpoint to Offer Industry-Leading Email Security, Security Awareness Training and Identity Threat Detection and Response Platforms

CyberKnight Signs Partnership with Proofpoint to Offer Industry-Leading Email Security, Security Awareness Training and Identity Threat Detection and Response Platforms

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CyberKnight announces VAD partnership with Proofpoint for Middle East & North Africa Dubai, UAE — February 7th, 2024 — According to Gartner’s Market Guide for Email Security, 2023, email continues to be the most significant attack vector for both malware and credential theft through phishing. Furthermore, by 2026 credential loss will be the No. 1 effect of phishing attacks. In addition, an estimated 40% of ransomware attacks start through email. By 2026, 20% of anti-phishing solutions will be delivered via API integration with the email platform, up from less than 5% today. To support enterprise and government organizations across MENA to better protect sensitive data, stop targeted threats while minimizing AI risks, CyberKnight has become a value-added distributor for Proofpoin...
Phishrod Extends Its Distribution Agreement with TRINEXIA In the Middle East & North Africa

Phishrod Extends Its Distribution Agreement with TRINEXIA In the Middle East & North Africa

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PhishRod, a global anti-phishing & security awareness solution provider, has expanded its reach further in the Middle East cybersecurity market by entering into a strategic distribution agreement with TRINEXIA. PhishRod & TRINEXIA will work together to tap the Human Risk Management segment and will provide services that help organizations in building a cyber secure culture and transform end user behaviour. Syed Abid Ali, Co-Founder & CCO of PhishRod stated, "We are very excited about this partnership. TRINEXIA is a trusted brand in the Middle East and Africa, which we shall leverage from. We intend to strengthen our position in the Middle East and share our roadmap as we reposition our brand to “Address the Human Risk’. In collaboration with TRINEXIA, we will showcas...