In the new world the most valuable trait to us is our stored data. We cannot bear the thought of losing our data and if it is a business stakes are even higher and hence we slowly embarked upon the importance of information security and now information security has become one of the top priorities of individuals and specially businesses. The corporate sector shows high interest in information security as their clientele is highly dependent on the credibility of their companies and a breach of information security can cause them unimaginable losses. Even the world’s largest tycoons have faced numerous information threats, to name a few, in 2008 US military fell victim to an information corruption that was triggered by connecting a flash drive that contained a malicious program by a foreign intelligence agency and it took the pentagon 14 months to clean all systems, even up to date this…

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IFest 2k18 – the most awaited tech conference on information security and emerging trends proudly organized by the UCSC – ISACA Student Group will be held on 13th May 2018, from 9.00 am to 2.30 pm at the University of Colombo – New Arts Theater (NAT). IFest 2k18 will be organized in close partnership with the ISACA Sri Lanka Chapter and will be witnessed by over 400 undergraduates from both public and private higher education institutes from all parts of the island with a genuine interest in matters relating to information security, governance, etc.. The conference will be held focused on enhancing awareness in the fields of information security and governance with an emphasis on emerging technologies and trends including several sessions conducted by resource people with expertise in each area as well as interactive sessions with the participants. The event will include quizzes to interact with the participants as…

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iCS meetup organized by the UCSC ISACA Student Group will be held in partnership with ISM APAC at the UCSC premises on 3rd September 2017 from 9 am to 5 pm. UCSC ISACA Student Group is a member of the ISACA Sri Lanka Chapter. iCS meetup will be held with the participation of government and private university students. It is a cyber-security meetup comprising code lab session and tech session series with the intention of enhancing the knowledge on cyber security and enhancing the awareness of emerging technologies and trends.

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Is everything safe? It’s 2017, and the answer is clearly NO.

Making sure that your passwords are secure is one of the first lines of defense for your computer, email, and information against hacking attempts. Password managers are the one recommended by many security experts to keep all your passwords secure in one place. Password managers are the software that creates complex passwords, stores and organizes all your passwords for your computers, websites, applications, and networks, as well as remembers them on your behalf.

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