DICT, Kaspersky Lab host 1st Cybersecurity Summit in ph
Kaspersky Lab, in cooperation with the Department of Communication and Information Technology (DICT), held its first-ever cybersecurity summit in the philippines to jump-start the collaboration of the two entities in helping the local business sector understand, evaluate, and strengthen their cybersecurity policies. Dubbed “Cybersecurity Summit 2017”, the conference promoted the sharing of intelligence and technology between public and private sectors to better combat the escalating number of cyberattacks against businesses in the country.
For the first time, Kaspersky Lab’s top security analyst in Asia Pacific set foot in the philippines to provide an overview of the local threat landscape. Vitaly Kamluk, Director of the Global research and Analysis team (Great) at Kaspersky Lab APAC, zeroed in on organized cyberattacks targeting the philippines. At the same event, the DICT formally unveiled its department order which is critical to the implementation of the National Cybersecurity plan 2022 (NCSP) and will ensure the protection of government networks, critical infrastructures, and individuals.
Learn more at www.kaspersky.com and www.dict.gov.ph.