Singapore Airlines trials mobile app for digital health verification

Dealt with data breach to its passenger program in early March . Singapore Airlines (SIA) will pilot the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Travel Pass mobile application for digital health verification, starting with passengers travelling from Singapore to London from 15 to 28 March 2021. This marks the second phase…

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Malaysia Airlines frequent flyer program suffered nine-year breach

Breaches occured over a nine-year period. Malaysia Airlines confirmed in early March 2021, it suffered a data breach to its Enrich frequent flyer program. According to a number of media reports the data breach occurred between March 2010 and June 2019. The New Straits Times reported Enrich members were notified…

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NSW driver’s licenses left exposed in open Cloud storage

State Government agency points finger at commercial business not associated with the Transport agency for the breach. Australian media has reported that residents in the state of New South Wales have had their digital licenses left exposed in an open Cloud storage. According to ABC News “the cache was discovered…

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ASEAN businesses ramp up cybersecurity

Research shows over half 53 per cent of businesses devote more than half their IT budget to cybersecurity. A recent study shows business attitudes towards cybersecurity had changed across several markets in Southeast Asia, including Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand – before the escalation of COVID-19. According to the…

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DBS Bank pursues digital innovation with Infor

Two companies went live with Cloud-based platform. Southeast Asia-based, DBS Bank has integrated digital trade financing capabilities into the Infor Nexus global network of about 68,000 businesses. The two companies’  joint program recently went live with one of the world’s largest global apparel companies, providing digital trade financing to suppliers…

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BeyondTrust Roundtable: Tackling Critical Microsoft Vulnerabilities

Sponsored content: Shifting from reactive to proactive security. With the disruptions in operations caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic, most organisations in the APAC region have been prioritising keeping the lights on. “They’ve been focused on keeping operational resilience and access to resources for employees who are obviously working from…

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