GISEC, the region's exclusive large-scale information security platform, focuses on critical issues on cybercrime in the region
Experts gather to brace up for new cyberthreats as the
"This event is very important for all professionals in the information security sector to learn about the latest hardware, software and applications. The cybersecurity sector has become increasingly important because of the growing value of information, the development of technology and the means of storing and sharing information across the Internet via secure methods. It is critical to ensure that valuable data and information are safe from breaches and attacks," said Lieutenant
"In light of recent global cyberattacks, GISEC is a timely and highly anticipated event that addresses these potentially devastating breaches in cybersecurity.
GISEC has gathered more than 3,000 trade visitors from 51 countries and more than 100 exhibitors from the world's leading information security companies and brands. GISEC also welcomes regional and global experts in cybersecurity exchanging thoughts on the most critical issues confronting cybercrime in the region.
Providing critical insights to defend business from cyberattacks, free educational presentations, workshops, product demonstrations, informative speeches and case studies were organised during the opening day of GISEC. The topics highlighted include; Detection and qualification of malicious activities; Hardware encryption with benefits of solid state of disk; The critical patch you are missing against security incidents; Enhancing productivity through Centralised Access Management; Endpoint security solution against APT and Using Analytics for Risk Insight.
Meanwhile, the next two days of GISEC will focus on the
Other topics to be discussed at the conference are cybersecurity framework and how to build a practical and integrated cybersecurity framework; combining technical and non-technical solutions in reducing risk of insider threats; securing the mobile environment; developing international and regional CERT cooperation to improve resilience; and cyber-security in digital oilfields among others. Case studies will also be presented such as building a defensive strategy on cloud usage, management and deployment; threat intelligence and analytics; and managing a malware outbreak.
Among the key sponsors of the exhibition are BT as Strategic Sponsor; GBM as Diamond Sponsor;
Powered by GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK, the region's leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) event, GISEC is strictly a trade-only event and is open to business and trade visitors from within the industry only. GISEC is open
Most Popular Stories
- Americans Still Pessimistic Despite Economic Growth
- Bogdanovitch Delivers Laughs With 'She's Funny'
- Labor Day Travel Up, Gas Prices Down
- Nintendo Launching 'Amiibo' Toy-game Franchise
- U.K. Raises Terror Threat Level to 'Severe'
- Apple to Unveil New Items on Sept. 9
- Parra Joins Exclusive Club of Hispanic CEOs
- Canada, Russia Go to War (on Twitter)
- Axxis Solutions Appoints Benites as CEO
- Obama Puts Ukraine Violence on Russia