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Technical Colloquium 2016
November 28, 2016

Technical Colloquium 2016

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius, a division of the National Computer Board operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication & Innovation hosted the Forum of Incident Response & Security Teams (FIRST) Technical Colloquium, a three-day event on cybersecurity for the 1st time in Mauritius from 22 – 24th November 2016 at Le Meridien Hotel, Point aux Pim...

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Cyber Security Drill for Africa
April 19, 2016

Cyber Security Drill for Afri ...

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU) in collaboration with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) organised the ITU ALERT Cyber Security Drill (Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams), a five-day regional forum on cybersecurity for the Africa Region at Le Meridien Hotel from the 4th-8th April. It was the third time that this event was held in Afric...

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Computer Security Day 2015
November 30, 2015

Computer Security Day 2015

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU) a division of the National Computer Board operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation organised a cybersecurity conference and an exhibition on the occasion of the Computer Security Day on 30th November 2015 at the Conference Hall, Cyber Tower 1, Ebene. The objective of the event was to...

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Workshop on Access Control and Identity Management
June 30, 2015

Workshop on Access Control an ...

The National Computer Board has conducted a workshop on Access Control & Identity Management on the 30th June 2015 at the Conference Hall, Cyber Tower 1, Ebène. The workshop was targeted towards IT Professionals, System Administrators, Network & Database Administrators and IT Security Professionals. The aim of the workshop was to bring together international and local IT Securit...

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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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22
Nov
Start Time:Nov 22, 2016|Category: Non-Public

Technical Colloquium 2016

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius, a division of the National Computer Board operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication & Innovation hosted the Forum of Incident Response & Security Teams (FIRST) Technical Colloquium, a three-day event on cybersecurity for the 1st time in Mauritius from 22 – 24th November 2016 at Le Meridien Hotel, Point aux Piments. This event was organised in collaboration with the Forum of Incident Response & Security Teams (FIRST), USA and supported by our stakeholders namely Symantec, Secure Services (Mauritius) Ltd, ORACLE & USERTECH Solutions. The event was conducted over three days which comprised of a Cybe ...

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04
Apr
Start Time:Apr 04, 2016

Cyber Security Drill 2016

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU) in collaboration with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) organised the ITU ALERT Cyber Security Drill (Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams), a five-day regional forum on cybersecurity for the Africa Region at Le Meridien Hotel from the 4th-8th April. It was the third time that this event was held in Africa and a first for Mauritius. The first day was dedicated to a series of workshops on current cybersecurity issues, followed by two days of cyber drill exercises structured around various scenarios involving the most common types of cyberattacks while the sharing sessions provided a platform for cooperation an ...

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30
Nov
Start Time:Nov 30, 2015|Category: Non-Public

Computer Security Day 2015

The Computer Emergency Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU) a division of the National Computer Board operating under the aegis of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation organised a cybersecurity conference and an exhibition on the occasion of the Computer Security Day on 30th November 2015 at the Conference Hall, Cyber Tower 1, Ebene. The objective of the event was to raise awareness and promote best practices in Information Security and it was targeted towards IT Professionals, System Administrators, Network & Database Administrators and IT Security Professionals. The cyber security conference was officially opened by Dr. M. Soobron, Ag. Chief Technology Officer of t ...

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30
Jun
Start Time:Jun 30, 2015|Category: Non-Public

Workshop on Access Control & Identity Management

The National Computer Board conducted a workshop on Access Control & Identity Management on the 30th June 2015 at the Conference Hall, Cyber Tower 1, Ebène. The workshop was targeted towards IT Professionals, System Administrators, Network & Database Administrators and IT Security Professionals. The aim of the workshop was to bring together international and local IT Security Professionals to share their knowledge and experiences around the recent developments in the area of Access Control and Identity Management. On this occasion, an exposition was also organised to showcase the latest security products available in the market.   Read more ...

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10
Feb
Start Time:Feb 10, 2015|Category: Public

Safer Internet Day 2015

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 20 ...

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Vulnerability Notes

 VN-2016-187  
​Vulnerability in NetApp
(December 6, 2016)
​​ VN-2016-186  
​Vulnerability in IBM BigFix Remote Control
​(December 5, 2016)
 Weekly Security Bulletin November 28, 2016 
​(December 2, 2016)
 VN-2016-185 
Vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox
(December 1, 2016)
 VN-2016-184
​​​​​​Drools Directory Traversal Vulnerability
​​ (November 29, 2016)
 VN-2016-183 
Vulnerability in PhpMyAdmin
​​​(November 28, 2016)
 Weekly Security Bulletin November 21, 2016 
​(November 25, 2016)
 VN-2016-182
Vulnerability in HIFI Driver of Huawei smart Phone
​(November 25, 2016)
 VN-2016-181
Vulnerability in Network Time Protocol
​​​(November 24, 2016)
 VN-2016-180
​Vulnerability in IBM Connections
​(November 21, 2016)
   Weekly Security Bulletin November 14, 2016 
​(November 18, 2016)
 VN-2016-179 

 Vulnerability in Siemens IP CCTV Cameras

​(November 18, 2016)
 VN-2016-178
​Vulnerability in Symantec Ghost Suite
​(November 17, 2016)
VN-2016-177   
Vulnerability in VMware vRealize Operations
​(November 16, 2016)
 VN-2016-176  
Vulnerability in Exponent CMS
​(November 14, 2016)
 Weekly Security Bulletin November 07, 2016  ​ 
​(November 11, 2016)
 VN-2016-175   
​Vulnerability in Multiple Siemens Product
​(November 11, 2016)
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Information Security News

​ Uber want to track location data even when users are not using
the app
 
​​(December 6, 2016)
 New Twist On Old Banking Malware 
​(December 5, 2016)
 Android 'Gooligan' Malware infects more than 1M Android users 
(December 1, 2016)
 The Kangaroo Ransomware 
​(November 29, 2016)
 New Malware turns Headphones to Microphones for eavesdropping
​(November 25, 2016)
  TeleCrypt Ransomware abusing Telegram API
​(November 24, 2016)
  New IoT botnet behind fake Social Media profiles
​(November 23, 2016)
 IPhones secretly Send Call history to Apple Via iCloud
​​​​(November 21, 2016)
Fake Emirates message promising people free tickets
​​Security Researchers have diescovered a new airline scam on WhatsApp.....
​​(November 18, 2016)
  PoisonTap can hack locked PCs  
Security researcher has discovered a new hacking tool called PoisonTap...
​(November 17, 2016)
Mobile Phone Firmware that sent Personally Identifiable ...
Security researchers have identified a secret backdoor in the firmware ....
​(November 16, 2016)
  Drug sales on social media
Security Experts say that Drug sales on social media sites are a ...
​(November 15, 2016)
  BlackNurse attack can take down large servers using a single...
Security Researchers have discovered a new attack technique known as ...
​(November 14, 2016)
  OAuth 2.0 Attack exposes Android App accounts to hijacking    
​Security researchers have identified a third-party application that allow...
​(November 11, 2016)
WebView Bug Can Force iPhones to Make Calls 
Security Researchers have identified a bug in iOS WebView component..
​(November 10, 2016)
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