[ISN] Singapore unveils new anti-cybercrime package

From: InfoSec News <alerts_at_private>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2010 00:33:42 -0600 (CST)

By Ross O. Storey
MIS Asia
22 March 2010

SINGAPORE -- Internet service providers (ISPs) in Singapore will be 
subject to a new code of infocomm security practice under a package of 
measures announced this morning by the Infocomm Development Authority 

The package aims to strengthen Singapore's preparedness against cyber 
threats to information security.

The programmes - introduced under Singapore's Infocomm Security 
Masterplan 2 (MP2) - aim to bolster the security of the Lion City's 
Internet infrastructure against cyber threats by issuing better early 
warnings and undertaking appropriate pre-emptive actions.

The package was announced today by Singapore.s Acting Minister for 
Information, Communications and the Arts, Lui Tuck Yew, at the IDA's 
annual Information Security Seminar.


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