• Printing Solutions from Brother

    We need printers even in our increasingly digital, online world. From business proposals, financial statements, college and school assignments, to boarding passes, we need printouts.  Not all printers are created equal, though. This is why Brother International a leader in IT peripherals with a unique ‘Customer-First’ approach has introduced a range of top-of-the-line, colour and monochrome laser printers, and inkjet multi-function centres (MFC) for business, retail and home that suits all workstyles and lifestyles as part of its bold move to tap deeper into the corporate and retail printing spaces. The range of 13 printers and MFCs provide effortless user experience, improved performance and quality with an emphasis on functional…

  • First Transparency Centre, Seriously First

    As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is adapting its infrastructure to move a number of core processes from Russia to Switzerland. This includes customer data storage and processing for most regions, as well as software assembly, including threat detection updates. To ensure full transparency and integrity, Kaspersky Lab is arranging for this activity to be supervised by an independent third party, also based in Switzerland. Global transparency and collaboration for an ultra-connected world The Global Transparency Initiative, announced in October 2017, reflects Kaspersky Lab’s ongoing commitment to assuring the integrity and trustworthiness of its products. The new measures are the next steps in the development of the…

  • Happy people

    Meet me in the crowd, people, people Throw your love around, love me, love me Take it into town, happy, happy Put it in the ground where the flowers grow Gold and silver shine Happy Shiny People, by R.E.M. It was a happy day in the land of Tunku Abdul Rahman University College.  The team and I were there to support the client, Kaspersky Lab on a event to achieve a record, namely the most mobile devices activated at an event.  Not bad, the client targeted 1,500, and achieved 1,931 when the official from Malaysian Book of Records tabulated the result at 4pm on June 5, 2018. I had the…

  • Kaspersky Lab Sets A Malaysian Record!

    It was a Malaysian record breaking day for Kaspersky Lab as 1,931 of its anti-virus for mobile devices were activated at an education and awareness program held in partnership with Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) in conjunction with the global cybersecurity company’s 20th anniversary, here today. Students, faculty and visitors to TAR UC were quick to join the Kaspersky Lab mobile device anti-virus download drive that included Kaspersky Internet Security for Android and Kaspersky Password Managers for iOS devices for smartphones and tablets. To create the Malaysian Book of Records feat, a minimum of 1,500 activations had to be completed within 6 hours. The target was achieved by…

  • Cashless Ambitions, Proceed with Caution

    Globally there is a growing movement towards becoming cashless societies. While these cashless ambitions offer numerous benefits, Kaspersky Lab suggests proceeding with caution, with an eye on tightening cybersecurity around the payment eco-system. One fundamental aspect of becoming a cashless society via digitalization is the increased adoption of online and mobile channels that has been a boon for perpetrators of fraud, specifically cyber-fraud. According to Forrester, there has been a 62% increase in payment fraud since Oct 2015. The increased touch points and the nature of those channels lends itself nicely to cyber fraud by masking and hijacking the identity of the mobile user. Consumers are demanding more seamless and…

  • Malaysian Record Attempt for Most Number of Anti-Virus for Mobile Devices Activated in an Event

    Kaspersky Lab, a global cybersecurity company is celebrating its 20thanniversary and is attempting to set a Malaysian record for the Most Number of Anti-Virus for Mobile Devices Activated in an Event. The brand is set to partner with Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) to educate and encourage students  about the urgent need to protect their digital assets and identity; beginning with their mobile devices. The brand is targeting to secure 1,500 devices with its Kaspersky Internet Security for Android and Kaspersky Password Managers for iOS devices on June 5thin the university college. Malaysian digital sales trends mirror global sales with smart phones having a 54.2% market share compared…

  • Fake Facebook sites

    In the first quarter of 2018, Kaspersky Lab’s anti-phishing technologies prevented more than 3.6 million attempts to visit fraudulent social network pages, of which 60% were fake Facebook pages. The results, according to Kaspersky Lab’s report, ‘Spam and phishing in Q1 2018’, demonstrate that cybercriminals are still doing what they can to get their hands on personal data. Social network phishing is a form of cybercrime that involves the theft of personal data from a victim’s social network account. The fraudster creates a copy of a social networking website (such as a fake Facebook page), and tries to lure unsuspecting victims to it, forcing them to give up their personal…

  • Kaspersky Lab moving core infrastructure from Russia to Switzerland

    As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is adapting its infrastructure to move a number of core processes from Russia to Switzerland. This includes customer data storage and processing for most regions, as well as software assembly, including threat detection updates. To ensure full transparency and integrity, Kaspersky Lab is arranging for this activity to be supervised by an independent third party, also based in Switzerland. The Global Transparency Initiative, announced in October 2017, reflects Kaspersky Lab’s ongoing commitment to assuring the integrity and trustworthiness of its products. The new measures are the next steps in the development of the initiative, but they also reflect the company’s commitment…