Last year the UAE was ranked as one of the most highly spammed countries worldwide – with a spam rate of 73%, according to Symantec’s 2011 Global Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 17. In addition, …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, December 09 - 2012 @ 11:20
The UAE ranks surprisingly high in the 180 countries monitored, both in terms of origination of attacks as well as being targeted by online fraudsters.
“Cyber criminals continue to refine their attack methods in an …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, March 19 - 2007 @ 12:22
Since the last ISTR issued in April 2008, the UAE has improved its global ranking in terms of malicious attacks having moved out two spots from 38th in the world, to 40th and for the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, April 29 - 2009 @ 14:58
While cybercrime continues to be driven by financial gain, cyber criminals are now utilizing more professional attack methods, tools and strategies to conduct malicious activity. The ISTR contains an in-depth analysis of 180 countries around …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, September 22 - 2007 @ 12:08
The survey was conducted amongst 400 shoppers who regularly use the Internet for a number of purposes, such as banking, shopping and emailing.
Of the 400 respondents, 53% bank online, of which more than 81% …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, February 26 - 2007 @ 10:07
ISTR 13 shows the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has yet again climbed the rankings as a source and target of malicious activity; up two places from June 2007 to now rank 38th in the world. …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, April 15 - 2008 @ 11:43
The agreement outlines providing consultancy services for assisting the TRA for the establishment of the aeCERT functionality. This supports the goal of the aeCERT to sustain a resilient UAE ICT Infrastructure against the broader set …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, September 11 - 2007 @ 14:23
Over 1500 malicious web links have been identified when searching for common Olympic related terms such as “London 2012 Olympics symbol”, “London 2012 stadium seating”, “London 2012 stadium photos” and “2012 Olympics logo simpsons”.
These poisoned …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, August 25 - 2011 @ 14:22
The Little Wings Foundation is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated to providing medical assistance to children with musculoskeletal deformities from across the Middle East and North Africa.
“Working in this region we see a lot …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, January 29 - 2012 @ 15:48
It’s the second year in a row the vendor has won the award having taken it last year for its Norton Internet Security package. Norton AntiVirus protects users against the current landscape of evolving and …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, November 19 - 2006 @ 16:09