Tag: cyber security

Cayman under cyber-attack, says ICTA

Cayman under cyber-attack, says ICTA

| 29/04/2016 | 11 Comments

(CNS): As local telecommunications provider Flow issued another alert about phishing scams impacting its customers, the managing director of the Information & Communications Technology Authority warned that Cayman is being targeted by cyber criminals. Earlier this week Flow warned customers about an email purporting to be from LIME, its previous brand, regarding spam security issues […]

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candw.ky emails hacked, warns ICTA cyber team

candw.ky emails hacked, warns ICTA cyber team

| 22/04/2016 | 16 Comments

(CNS): Cayman’s Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT-KY), a new branch of the Information Technology and Communications Authority dealing with online threats, has issued a public ‘cybersecurity alert’ after it was discovered that some candw.ky email accounts have been compromised. Officials said that there had been unauthorised access to candw.ky accounts by individuals seeking to divert […]

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Government IT still under resourced

Government IT still under resourced

| 29/02/2016 | 2 Comments

(CNS): The government is still not investing enough in information technology to ensure its future security or the necessary systems required to move towards comprehensive e-government services. Computer services is still operating on half the budget it had in 2009 and is still under resourced, despite warnings from the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) going […]

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Government faces serious IT security threats

Government faces serious IT security threats

| 02/10/2015 | 13 Comments

(CNS): The auditor general has lifted the lid on a warning made to government some three years ago that it was facing serious risks to its security due to a catalogue problems. One of a number of reports the auditor managed to complete and pass on to legislators ahead of his departure, Alastair Swarbrick’s latest report […]

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