But the onus, according to peoA[degrees] ple like Ajmal A[degrees] who is often behind the counter of a popular phone retail and repair store in Qurm A[degrees] is not just on authorities like OCERT
. According to him, a 'good percentA[degrees] age' of customers are unaware.
also handled 172 (39 in 2016) digital forensic cases with 877 evidence devices including computers, mobile phones, external hard disks and USBs on cybercrime cases.
The two-day seminar is organized by Oman Advertising Agency, in cooperation with the National ComputerEmergency Readiness Team (OCERT
Oman is one of the leading countries in the MENA region for telecommunications, coming in fourth among 22 nations in terms of comprehensive competitive services, yet it is staggeringly vulnerable according to Badar Ali al Salehi, director of Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team (OCERT
These comments came on Monday morning during an interactive session titled 'Shorkum', which was hosted by the Information Technology Authority (ITA), and featured a panel involving OCERT
, the Ministry of Social Development, the Public Prosecution, and the Ministry of Education.
ITA stated that Oman National CERT (OCERT
) has noticed an increase in the number of hacking cases involving the popular messaging application.
, signed the agreement on behalf of the 57 countries of the OIC.
The guest and his accompanying delegation toured the Oman's National Computer Emergency Readiness Team (OCERT
) and were briefed on its role in the field of information security and the efforts to raise the level of regional and international cooperation between the Sultanate and the brotherly and friendly countries in the field of information security and emergency response information.
by Times News Service The ITA's annual report for 2018 states that 901,569,883 attacks on government networks were thwarted by the Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team (OCERT
The ITU-Arab Regional Cybersecurity Center managed and hosted by the Information Technology Authority (ITA), represented by OCERT
was held under the theme, 'Towards Cyber Resilience'.
for Computer Emergency Readiness Team, (OCERT
) under the auspices of Dr.
The Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN-ESCWA), Information Technology Authority (ITA) and Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team (OCERT
) take part at the conference.