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  • There’s a new acronym that is quickly becoming part of the security lexicon: SSE. But do you understand what it is, and what a converged SSE platform should look like? Pravin Kothari, Executive Vice President, Product & Strategy, SASE, Lookout explains. SSE, or Security Service......

  • Ensuring only the right people have access to your organisation’s infrastructure is a vital part of any security strategy – are you ensuring only those who need to, have access? asks Philip Ingram MBE Identity management, also known as IdM, provides the necessary processes and......

  • Cybersecurity is ever evolving and growing, and it’s clear the industry has come far in recent years. The comparison between now and fifteen years ago is wildly different, and is something IronNet, Inc. has examined closely. Senior solutions analyst Dan Norman from ISF discussed the......

  • March 2022 marked a return of the SecurMiddleEast Symposium a series of events devoted to sharing best practice, collective wisdom and thoughts and ideas from a host of global leaders in the field of security. The latest event –the first to be held in 2022......

  • According to Robert Kaiser, from PPSS Group, those working within the security industry are at risk of blunt force trauma. So, as a security professional do you know how to ensure you’re adequately protected? Severe injuries and deaths resulting from blunt force trauma are some......

  • Resecurity, Inc., a U.S.-based cybersecurity company providing managed threat detection and response, recently exhibited its solutions and shared its expertise at the World Defense Show in Saudi Arabia. Founded by Saudi Arabia’s General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI), World Defense Show is...

  • The Under Vehicle Surveillance Systems (UVSS) market is moving into high gear, driven both by regulation and need. As demand has risen, so have formidable options for users. The Middle East has always treated security issues with respect and sophistication, not least in the protection......

  • When people think about the consequences of a cyberattack very few consider anything beyond financial and data losses. In reality, the consequences can be far greater, especially when attacks concern industrial organisations. Industrial organisations are responsible for the supply of essential commo...

  • Data security can make or break an organisation, says Philip Ingram, MBE. And as data grows at a phenomenal rate, so too do the risks involved. When you start to talk about data and data growth over the years, the numbers are staggering, they are......

  • As industries across the Middle East bounce back from the economic turbulence of the last two years, International Data Corporation (IDC) believes there are three broad themes that will shape the tech investment decisions of the region’s chief information officers (CIOs) and the organisations ...

  • Saudi Arabia, historically a major importer of defense technology, is aiming to localise 50% of military spending by 2030 – unlocking substantial commercial opportunities for global firms. Boeing, Raytheon, and FIGEAC AÉRO Group are among those who have already signed joint venture deals with the......

  • Back in October we were honoured to be able to bring together some of the greatest minds in the security industry for the SecurMiddleEast symposium in Riyadh. Following on from the tremendous success of the Dubai version, the Symposium was the second event that was......

  • Work is more portable than ever, but it also presents fresh security challenges to overcome. SPA’s member of the month Moe Ahddoud looks at how to keep data safe when remote working. Advances in technology have changed the way we work, ushering in a new......

  • Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Cryptography Research Centre (CRC) has built the The UAE’s first national and sovereign crypto library and puts United Arab Emirates in a small league of countries that possess advanced digital data security capabilities. SME speaks to Dr Najwa Aaraj, chie...

  • Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Director, Middle East, Turkey & Africa at Infoblox highlights four ransomware trends that companies should be aware of as part of their cyber security efforts. 1 – Ransomware attacks continue to grow Ransomware is once again front and centre. This year has......