Students learn cryptography basics

Several students from higher learning institutions learned the basics of cryptography during a cybersecurity workshop held at TechOne Global last week. The 30 participants which comprised of UTB, IGS, Politeknik and LCB students as well...

Brunei vulnerable to cybercrimes, BruCERT says

These days, criminals don't just steal cars. They will also try to steal our personal information such as bank account details, address and IC number - and they do it by making phone calls...

UTB students produce public awareness videos on cybersecurity

Three students from the Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) were rewarded for producing public awareness videos on cybersecurity. The students under UTB's Creative Computing Programme were tasked by the Brunei Computer Emergency Response Team (BruCERT) with...

Bitcoin not legal tender in Brunei, says AMBD

The Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) has warned the public to be cautious when dealing with cyptocurrencies. Virtual currency such as Bitcoin and Ether are not legal tender in Brunei and are not regulated by...

Millions of Intel-based PCs at Risk: Here’s how to verify your system

Intel has recently revealed that quite a number of its processors are affected by security vulnerabilities. Originally discovered by external security researchers including Mark Ermolov and Maxim Goryachy of Positive Technologies Research, the issue is rather serious since...

Cosmopolitan College learn from IT security professionals

A group of students and lecturers from Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology (CCCT) recently made an educational visit to the IT Protective Security Services Sdn Bhd (ITPSS). The group comprised students pursuing Higher National Diploma...