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Data mining of 1.18 million Filipino Facebook users under scrutiny

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The National Privacy Commission of the Philippines is investigating an alleged data breach involving UK data mining firm Cambridge Analytica which is suspected of...
Data leak reveals personal details from millions of Malaysian mobile subscribers

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The personal details of some 46.2 million mobile number subscribers in Malaysia have been leaked through a breach which is believed to be the...
Thailand’s tourist tracking plan causes astonishment

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Thailand presented a plan to force all foreign tourists to have location-tracking SIM cards on their mobile phones when they come to the country,...
Singapore, Switzerland agree to share tax information

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Switzerland and Singapore have both agreed to share data and tax information under a groundbreaking new treaty signed by some 47 nations worldwide. "It's clearly...
Malaysia blocked over 6,600 websites

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Malaysia's Communications and Multimedia Ministry has blocked 6,640 internet sites that breached the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998. Furthermore, more than twenty cases are...
Spotlight: The cyber security conundrum – Join the discussion

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Cyber security policies pose a conundrum. In endeavouring to protect citizens against malicious online attacks, how can governments ensure the public they are not...
Bank secrecy laws a blow for Singapore

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New regulations for private banks in Singapore could threaten the city state's status as an offshore financial hub and hurt its competitiveness against other...