Arbor Networks appoints vice president and general manager for EMEA

James Cater joins Arbor from Tata Communications where he was vice president of the global systems integrator’s business

Cloud computing

Gulf Business Machines appoints new CEO

Gulf Business Machines has appointed Martin Tarr as chief executive officer

Security software

Kaspersky Lab releases latest solution for embedded systems

New Kaspersky Embedded Systems Security for ATMs and PoS terminals helps close security and compliance gaps

Security hardware

New ransomware threat affects Android users in Oman

Ransom message screen appears to resemble the WannaCry ransomware screen


McAfee: Total number of malware samples reaches 670 million over past four quarters

The company’s report included a review of the 30-year history of evasion techniques used by malware authors.


Qualys expands its cloud security platform to containers

New solution enables customers address security for containers in their DevOps pipeline

Security threats

A WannaCry every month?

Shadow Brokers warns of a monthly data dump on subscription model

Law and regulation

OIC signs agreement with FIRST for cybersecurity

Oman CERT signs MoU for Organisation of Islamic Countries to collaborate with global security response group

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