ADDA and Trend Micro launch new initiative for cybersecurity

Gulf Today | August 11, 2019

In a bid to boost Abu Dhabi’s cyber security capabilities, the Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA) has held the Cyber Defense Challenge, in partnership with the leading cyber security solutions company Trend Micro, aimed at strengthening the protection of Abu Dhabi organizations’ servers and hybrid cloud data centers. The unique initiative comes in line with ADDA’s key strategy to collaborate with the private sector and further enhance the cybersecurity infrastructure, which is one of the main pillars of Abu Dhabi’s digital transformation agenda. The launch of this initiative is a successful follow-up to the partnership between ADDA and Trend Micro, which signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to adopt the latest cybersecurity solutions and conduct a series of awareness workshops for IT government employees, providing them benefits from unique educational and professional paths in the functions of the cyber security.

Spotlight

"As clearly evidenced by the daily headlines about security breaches, traditional defense tools are failing to protect enterprises from advanced targeted attacks. A deeper understanding of these attacks and how cybercriminals approach them is key to ensuring your organization is protected.

Understanding the Cyber Kill Chain model and how attackers use the cycle of compromise, persistence and exfiltration against an organization is simple but creating an architecture and supporting policies to address it can be a challenge."

Spotlight

"As clearly evidenced by the daily headlines about security breaches, traditional defense tools are failing to protect enterprises from advanced targeted attacks. A deeper understanding of these attacks and how cybercriminals approach them is key to ensuring your organization is protected.

Understanding the Cyber Kill Chain model and how attackers use the cycle of compromise, persistence and exfiltration against an organization is simple but creating an architecture and supporting policies to address it can be a challenge."

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