Category : Cyber security

18 Mar

Social Engineering – Most Challenging Cyber Security Threats

by Editorial Team

When you hear of frauds, tricking or duping people of their money by using fake credit cards or breaking into Government websites or one’s private social media sites, you cannot remain unaffected. You may wonder how these people do this when there are so many IT Security tools being used. In this blog post, you […]

13 Nov

Poodle Hastened the Death of SSL v3.0

by Sami El-Kady

SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) allows sensitive information, such as credit card numbers and login credentials, to be transmitted securely to the server to process a transaction. Normally, information sent between browser and web server in plain text format that leaves your data vulnerable to attackers. This means, if an attacker could intercept data sent between […]

23 Oct

Be Safe at Work!

by Kummam Al Maadeed

For new employees and those who have years of experience, it’s very important to know more about how to protect your work data and keep it safe online. We all focus only on protecting our personal information on our personal device, because the IT department in any organization is responsible for providing all the security […]

19 May

Qitcom 2014 – Innovating Today For The Future of Qatar

by Anirudh Sharma

Have you registered to attend the third edition of QITCOM? Hurry and sign up to be a part of the nation’s largest Information Communication Technology conference set to take place May 26 to 28, 2014 at the Qatar National Convention Center. Qatar is eager to adopt technologies and solutions that will assist in the journey towards becoming […]

08 Apr

Microsoft Support for Windows XP to End Today

by Mohammad Ibrahim El Sayed

As you probably know, Microsoft decided to end its support for its operating system Windows XP today after more than 12 years. As of tomorrow, technical assistance and security updates for Windows XP will no longer be provided by Microsoft. We thought it would be useful to share this crucial information with Digital Qatar readers. […]