cyber security

  • Business

    6 Reasons Why Expats in Thailand Need a VPN

    White-sand beaches, warm sunshine, and delicious food. Living in an exotic country like Thailand can help you achieve the lifestyle you always wanted. Nevertheless, as an expat (a person who lives and works in a foreign country), you have to be aware of the cyber threats you may face. Phishing emails, data breaches, compromised passwords – there are only a…

  • Technology

    Digital literacy a must for bank card holders after recent cyber fraud incident

    In light of the recent cyber fraud incident, in which 40,000 people were victimised in Thailand, a cybersecurity expert is emphasizing the need for digital literacy. Prinya Hom-anek, president of the ACIS Professional Centre, an IT security consulting service, says bank card holders are the most vulnerable in the payment ecosystem. This vulnerability sees criminals targetting the group first, as…

  • Crime

    Cyber fraud case renews talks over the safety of online banking

    After at least 40,000 people in Thailand were victims of online banking cyber fraud, the Cyber Crime Investigation Bureau is renewing talks over the safety of such online transactions. The losses recently incurred by those using online banking are thought to be over 10 million baht after hackers stole credit and debit card information. Kornchai Klayklueng, the commissioner of the…