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information security

The protection of information and information systems against unauthorized access or modification of information, whether in storage, processing, or transit, and against denial of service to authorized users. Information security includes those measures necessary to detect, document, and counter such threats. Information security is composed of computer security and communications security. Also called INFOSEC. See also communications security; computer security; information security; information system.
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The event took place in the city of Nur-Sultan with participation of heads of state bodies specialized in information security of the country, leading scientists and experts, as well as national designers of technical information protection tools.
Bank Leumi USA (TASE: LUMI) has said that it has appointed Carl Nelor as its new chief information security officer (CISO).
The management and information security management team of Camelot Group regards the standard construction, standard implementation, maintenance and supervision, and continuous improvement of the information security management system as the core work, and continuously improve the information by establishing a scientific organizational structure, rules and regulations and control measures.
The ceremony was attended by senior officials from public and private sectors along with more than 100 information security specialists from government entities.
The Oklahoma Information Security Tour will include speakers and information security workshops.
"Our 2019 Information Security Awareness for Healthcare is designed for all employees or contractors that have access to information systems and we are introducing this training with several customization options to fit the tailored requirements of our valued clients," said Sam Carter, President of ELC Information Security, while introducing the course.
According to a statement issued by the Bank, reference is made to the recent news circulating in the media regarding the customer information security breaches in major Pakistani banks.
"One of the main innovations is that the national bank requires banks to have information security management systems.
Bridgestone Americas Inc., the United States subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, has named Andy Sobotta as its new chief information security officer for Bridgestone Americas, effective May 21.
STC Group CEO Khaled Biyari The Saudi Telecom Company (STC) participated in the annual MENA Information Security Conference 2017 that took place in Riyadh on Tuesday.
(TSE:6501) announced today that on October 1, 2017, it will strengthen its information security structure.
Mohamed al-Khodari, CEO, Security Matters, said that the company has a wide range of solutions which depend on creating co-operation systems between users and information security decisions makers in different entities to accomplish maximum information security.

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