World Cyber Security Summit in Jordan brought together global cyber security experts to tackle the battle against cyber threats

Jordan, Sept 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – On 15 – 16 August 2022, an in-person event featuring a richness of debates about future technology and cyber security was held in Jordan. The event’s organiser, Trescon and its Strategic Partner JOCSA (Jordan Cyber Security Association) hosted more than 500 C-level attendees, including key […]

China’s ex-justice minister faces life in jail amid purge of security officials

BEIJING – Former Chinese Justice Minister Fu Zhenghua, who had led several high-profile investigations into corruption, has been jailed for life for accepting bribes, state media said on Thursday, as a purge of officials intensified ahead of a key Communist Party congress. Fu, 67, was handed a suspended death sentence that will be commuted to […]

Fujitsu strengthens security practice with acquisition of leading New Zealand cybersecurity firm InPhySec

TOKYO, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand have moved to strengthen their security services capabilities with the acquisition of New Zealand cyber security company InPhySec. This move marks the latest milestone in Fujitsu’s global M&A strategy and builds upon services offered by recently acquired […]

China’s president Xi Jinping urges more ‘political trust’ with Turkey in Erdogan meeting

BEIJING – China’s President Xi Jinping met his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday, urging “political mutual trust” between the two sides during a regional security meeting in Central Asia. Xi and Erdogan met on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Turkey is a dialogue partner of the SCO, […]

China President Xi vows to ‘defend common security’ ahead of Central Asia visit

BEIJING – China’s President Xi Jinping on Tuesday vowed to “defend common security” with Kazakhstan, state media reported, as he prepares to travel to Central Asia this week. Mr Xi’s state visits to Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan from Wednesday to Friday will be his first trip abroad since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. He […]

Zelensky, Blinken meet on US assistance for Ukraine

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken (right) poses with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky during their meeting in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sept 8, 2022. (GENYA SAVILOV / POOL PHOTO VIA AP) KYIV – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday met with visiting US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to discuss US assistance for Ukraine, the presidential press […]

IAEA urges ‘safety zone’ around Zaporizhzhia nuke plant

Photo taken on Aug 22, 2022 shows the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. (PHOTO/XINHUA) KIEV – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Tuesday called for the establishment of a nuclear safety and security protection zone around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant (ZNPP) in southern Ukraine. "The IAEA is ready to start immediately the consultations leading […]

Cyberarrow and G42 Cloud Announce New Partnership

Dubai, UAE, September 01, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Innovative cyber security provider, CyberArrow, is excited to be expanding its footprint within the MENA region after signing a new Memorandum of Understanding with pioneering AI and Cloud Computing organization G42 Cloud to host and support delivery of their services. G42 Cloud is a subsidiary of leading AI and cloud […]

Beijing expels ex-national security official from Communist Party

BEIJING – China’s ruling Communist Party on Thursday expelled a former top corruption investigator for a “wanton abuse of power”, the latest senior official to fall in a sweeping anti-graft campaign. Liu Yanping, previously a key player in the secretive Ministry of State Security, was found guilty of corruption, the party’s top anti-graft watchdog said. […]

US, Japanese and South Korean national security counterparts to meet this week

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – US national security adviser Jake Sullivan will meet with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts on Wednesday (Aug 31) and Thursday in Hawaii, the White House said, amid heightened tensions in the region between China and Taiwan. “After the trilateral meeting, Mr Sullivan will visit the United States Indo-Pacific Command to discuss […]

Japan’s drying rice paddies are now a national security threat

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – Russian missiles pounding Ukraine have spooked Japan into boosting defence spending. Now, with tensions rising over the Taiwan Strait, calls are growing to address another security threat: shrivelling rice paddies. For decades, Japanese consumers have been eating less rice and fish in favour of more bread, meat and edible oil, leading the […]

NEC and Fortinet enter global agreement to deliver end-to-end, high-performance security for 5G networks

Tokyo and Sunnyvale, Calif., Aug 23, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, and Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, have entered a global agreement to jointly build secure 5G networks for communication […]

14th Edition of CSS Qatar; Physical Conference on 7th September 2022

QATAR, UAE, Aug 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – After successful 13 editions of Cyber Security Summit, Exito ( is all set to host another milestone event – which serves as an ideal platform to enhance the experience on the latest insights on “Securing Qatar’s Digital Future.” The Summit will address the importance […]