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National Cyber Security Strategy Workshop
March 24, 2014

National Cyber Security Strat ...

​Countries are becoming increasingly more dependent on information and communication technologies which are globally interconnected. With these growing dependencies, information systems and networks are extremely vulnerable to disturbances which can affect their functioning. Cyber-attacks can be mounted at any time, against anyone and from anywhere and therefore, the countries are gearing up...

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Safer Internet Day 2014
February 13, 2014

Safer Internet Day 2014

​The National Computer Board, operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, organised the Safer Internet Day (SID) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Human Resources on 13th February 2014. On this occasion, a half day workshop on Youth Safety on the Internet was hosted at the Indira Gandhi Centre for Indian Culture, Phoenix where some 800 ...

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Computer Security Day 2013
December 02, 2013

Computer Security Day 2013

The National Computer Board, operating under the aegies of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, hosted a cyber security conference and an exhibition to showcase the latest Computer Security products on the occasion of Computer Security Day on the 2nd of December 2013 at the Conference Hall, Cyber Tower 1, Ebène. The conference targeted IT Professionals, System Administrators,...

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Awareness Programme at Phoenix SSS
July 01, 2013

Awareness Programme at Phoeni ...

With view of  sensitising the youngsters on the dangers of Internet, the CERT-MU  organised an Awareness Programme between 9.00 am to noon at the Phoenix SSS. This session highlighted on the Responsible Online Behaviours and the Legal Sanctions. The Honourable Tassarajen Pillay Chedumbrum, Minister of Information and Communication Technology, launched the opening of the Awareness Campaign.

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Awareness Session at SSS Palma
June 27, 2013

Awareness Session at SSS Palm ...

CERT-MU  organised an Awareness Programme between 9.00 am to noon at the Palma SSS on the 27th June. With view of  sensitising the youngsters on the dangers of Internet, this session highlighted on the Responsible Online Behaviours and the Legal Sanctions through interactive presentations and videos. The launching was done by the Honourable Tassarajen Pillay Chedumbrum, Minister of Information an...

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28
Nov
Start Time:Nov 28, 2014|Category: Non-Public

Computer Security Day 2014

Computer Security Day is an annual event that is observed worldwide on the 30th November. It is designed to raise awareness and to promote best practices in Information Security. The event provides insight into the privacy and security issues surrounding electronically stored sensitive information and offers ways to keep your computer and data safe. To observe this day, CERT-MU, a division of the National Computer Board organised the following events:   ​ ​A full day Cyber Security Conference on the 28th November 2014 targeting Business Executive, Senior Management and Information Security Professionals at the Kestrel Hall, Swami Vivekananda International Conve ...

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24
Mar
Start Time:Mar 24, 2014

National Cyber Security Strategy Validation Workshop

Societies are becoming increasingly more dependent on information and communication technologies which are globally interconnected. With the Internet’s pervasive reach to businesses, governments and home users, cyber threats are not only continuing to evolve, but new techniques are also being adopted. Cyber criminals continue to devise new ways to monetise victims while espionage is being carried out by nation-state hackers to steal information.  In addition, the growing popularity of the “Internet of Things” (e.g., mobile devices, applications, social networks, and interconnected gadgets and devices) makes the threat landscape a moving target. New threats arise with emerging tech ...

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13
Feb
Start Time:Feb 13, 2014|Category: Public

Safer Internet Day 2014

Safer Internet Day (SID) is an international education and awareness-raising effort spanning more than 100 countries around the globe to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world. Mauritius is among one of the very first countries where government has taken keen interest to protect children and youngsters on the Internet.  In this context, a Child Online Safety Action Plan was developed by the National Computer Board (NCB) and endorsed by the cabinet in 2009.  Following the aproval of the action plan, number of activities have been started on Child Online Safety since 2009 including organis ...

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Vulnerability Notes

 VN-2014-234
Cisco ASA Input Validation in WebVPN Portal Login Page Permits Cross-Site...​
(December 24, 2014)​
 VN-2014-232
Cisco Prime Infrastructure Quick Discovery Page Lets Remote Authenticated...​
(December 23, 2014)​
 VN-2014-231
Cisco ASA Input Validation in WebVPN Portal Login Page Permits Cross-Site...​
(December 22, 2014)​
 CERT-MU Security Bulletin for the week of 15, December 2014
(December 19, 2014)​
 VN-2014-230
Symantec Web Gateway ​Lets Remote Authenticated Users Execute Arbitrary...
(December 19, 2014)​
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