Category : Q-CERT

16 Dec

Let the Cyber Games Commence

by Mark Jenkins

This week has seen the third edition of ictQATAR’s Cyber-Security Drill, STAR-3. Conceptualized by ictQATAR and held at Qatar University, the event is a role playing exercise that places IT security teams from nearly 50 of Qatar’s leading corporations and government departments into a simulated business environment facing a series of unexpected cyber-threats, while trying […]

07 Dec

‘Tis the Season… to be Wary!

by Mark Jenkins

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving in the United States, the ultimate celebration of shopping. Many US states even declare it a public holiday. Stores open their doors in the early hours to welcome the seething hordes of frenzied shoppers in search of their one-day deals – minor injuries are common in the dawn stampedes […]

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 […]

01 Dec

Richard Adler: Broadband Blueprint Leads To Rapid Change

by William Nestor

The astonishing pace of development of modern information and communications technologies is profoundly changing all sectors of society and the way in which we live our daily lives. Individuals and organizations alike are relying on modern infrastructure and services to an extent that was hard to even imagine just a few years ago. Evidence that […]

26 Sep

Team Qatar Makes An Impact At Global Youth Summit

by William Nestor

It was an incredible experience to be part a group of young professionals working in Qatar who recently travelled to San José, Costa Rica to participate at the BYND 2015 Global Youth Summit. The three-day summit offered a platform for young people to lend their voice and influence decisions at the United Nations post-2015, and […]