InfoWatch to unveil cybersecurity training centre for Middle East
InfoWatch Group will unveil its international digital technology and cybersecurity training centre in the Middle East for local government officials and business executives, as well as students from field-specific universities as part of the firm’s participation at Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference (GISEC).
During the event, InfoWatch Group specialists will also talk about technology trends and promising solutions in enterprise cybersecurity.
In 2018, InfoWactch Group, the Government of the Emirate of Ajman and Ajman University signed a cooperation agreement covering certain areas, including education initiatives, with InfoWatch creating its educational programmes for the training centre jointly with its academic partners Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) and National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE).
GISEC will also see InfoWatch launch some of its enterprise cybersecurity solutions for the Middle East, including InfoWatch Traffic Monitor 6.9, a system for data leak prevention and enterprise protection against internal cyber threats.
The InfoWatch Group of Companies is a developer of integrated solutions that ensure enterprise information security.
The company was founded in 2003 by Natalia Kaspersky as a fully independent entity incorporating InfoWatch, Attack Killer, Cezurity, EgoSecure, Kribrum and Taiga brands. The Group’s product portfolio comprises efficient solutions to protect enterprises against the most challenging internal and external threats.
InfoWatch Gulf was launched in Dubai in 2017 to offer and promote InfoWatch solutions in the Middle East, with InfoWatch Traffic Monitor featuring InfoWatch Vision module being its flagship product for the local markets.
Furthermore, at GITEX Technology Week 2017 (Dubai), InfoWatch Gulf unveiled TaigaPhone hardware and software suite for the Middle East. The company is now trusted by the Central Bank of Bahrain, Prime Minister’s Court of Bahrain, First Energy Bank B.S.C. and Venture Capital Bank (Bahrain), Kuwait Finance House, Petrochem (UAE), and others.
GISEC will be held on 1st to 3rd May 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.