Cyber crime

Lizard Squad strikes again, defaces Malaysia Airlines’ website

Cyber bandits graffiti homepage, refer to themselves as ‘Official Cyber Caliphate’

Security threats

IDC decries ‘major’ gap between regional business, IT over cyber security

Study by research firm highlights security solutions investments lag threat landscape

Security threats

Fresh zero-day found in Adobe Flash Player

Trend Micro warns against flaw being exploited for ad fraud

Cloud computing

SAP sees strong cloud growth for FY 2014

Vendor reports 45% jump in cloud subscriptions in annual earnings report

Law and regulation

Dubai airspace forced to shut down by unauthorised drones

Public urged to observe laws and avoid practicing these hobbies in air traffic corridors

Security threats

Ransomware targeting users in the UAE

CTB-Locker ransomware incidents rising in the region says ESET

Security threats launches Cyber Kung Fu Master Class

Monthly lessons to address knowledge gaps, misconceptions of threats to regional networks

Security software

Sophos unveils ‘next-generation end-user protection’ plan

Cyber-sec firm covers desktop to mobile in refresh of endpoint solutions range

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