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Priority sectors need advanced cyber security options: AI expert

Priority sectors need advanced cyber security options: AI expert

Qatar should apply the most advanced cyber security programme in its highest priority sectors, an expert in Artificial intelligence (AI) has suggested.

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

With the emergence of cyber-attacks on financial institutions and the threat that it holds towards financial stability of the system, Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has established a dedicated cyber security function ...

Jaidah Group, Havelsan team up to provide cyber security solutions

Jaidah Group, Havelsan team up to provide cyber security solutions

Jaidah Group has signed a strategic partnership with Havelsan, a business firm that develops sophisticated systems for domestic and foreign military bodies, public sector entities and private sector organisations.

MoTC-Chatham House forum discusses cyber threats to maritime sector

MoTC-Chatham House forum discusses cyber threats to maritime sector

International policy think-tank Chatham House, and the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) held a forum on Saturday for experts from around the world to discuss electronic threats to the business and infrastructure of shipping and ports.

Amir calls for unconditional talks to end Gulf crisis; stresses for laws to ensure cyber security

Amir calls for unconditional talks to end Gulf crisis; stresses for laws to ensure cyber security

Qatar has emerged a stronger nation in spite of the unjust siege imposed on it more than a year ago and the country has maintained its leading rankings in global indicators ...

Qatar, France focus on long-term partnership: envoy

Qatar, France focus on long-term partnership: envoy

"Many major and big contracts have been signed in the last four years between the two countries," said the French ambassador.

Qatar to host MSC cyber security summit in 2019

Qatar to host MSC cyber security summit in 2019

Qatar will host the Munich Security Conference (MSC) Cyber Security Summit in 2019.

Cyber security: QCRI, Turkish scientists awarded $1.65m grant

Cyber security: QCRI, Turkish scientists awarded $1.65m grant

Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, along with Turkish company Universal IT Security (UITSEC), have been awarded $1.65mn grant to build a new defensive cyber intelligence platform.

Expert highlights extensive applications of cyber security

Expert highlights extensive applications of cyber security

The importance of cyber security is gaining ground and its extensive applications across the world were highlighted by experts at a round table, held as part of Project Stadia.

Xi says China will not close door to global internet

Xi says China will not close door to global internet

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday the country will not close its door to the global internet, but that cyber sovereignty is key in its vision of internet development.

Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts: defence minister

Denmark to ramp up cyber security efforts: defence minister

Denmark intends to invest to boost efforts to prevent cyber attacks in a strategy to be presented early next year, its defence minister said on Tuesday.

UK cyber security chief blames Russia for hacker attacks

UK cyber security chief blames Russia for hacker attacks

"Russia is seeking to undermine the international system. That much is clear," Ciaran Martin, head of Britain's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said at a London tech conference.