Stephen Netto

Suspicious objects turn out to be malicious in 72% of cases which could jeopardise corporate security if not investigated, reveals Kaspersky analysis

Kaspersky experts have analysed the anonymised and aggregated statistics from requests to the Kaspersky Threat Intelligence Portal – a web service which provides customers with knowledge about cyberthreats gathered by Kaspersky. The analysis revealed that when security researchers requested additional details of a suspicious object, 72% of cases turned out to be malicious and could put corporate security at risk …

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Kaspersky warns of cybercriminals targeting customers of apparel e-commerce websites during upcoming Black Friday sales

Black Friday is arguably the most anticipated retail sales period in the world, when brands offer consumers the largest discounts and promotional offers. At the same time, cyber-fraudsters also consider this period fruitful, to lure people in to fraudulent schemes and steal their money. To understand the extent of fraudsters’ activity, Kaspersky researchers analyzed Black Friday threats, including the activities …

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About S$3.18 billion (18%) of health expenditure in Singapore is attributed to stress-related illnesses, according to Cigna report

The impact of stress-related conditions on Singapore’s health system conservatively equates to US$2.3 billion of spend (approximately S$3.18 billion) or 18% of health expenditure, according to a new global report published today (21 Nov) by Cigna and Asia Care Group. The in-depth research study, which examined nine key markets worldwide, found that between 4% and 18.8% of health spending is …

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Gojek to sign MOU with Esso to deepen strategic relationship and bring greater benefits to its driver-partners

Earlier today (21 Nov), Gojek announced that it will be signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Esso to strengthen their strategic relationship and bring greater benefits to its driver-partners. Esso, which is a brand of oil and gas company ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, runs the largest network of service stations in Singapore and will continue to be Gojek’s …

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SingPost launches MyPostman campaign for Singaporeans to get to know their postman and provide direct feedback on postal services

Earlier today (18 Nov), Singapore Post (SingPost) officially launched its MyPostman campaign islandwide, encouraging households and businesses across Singapore to get to know the postman serving them, while providing a platform for direct feedback and ratings on postal services. The nation roll-out comes after a successful trial held between 16 July and 16 September 2019 in Yishun and Bukit Timah. …

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