MENAISC2021: Saudi and Global Cybersecurity Experts Urge Need for Cyber Vigilance to Combat Threats from 5G Networks
25/05/2021 – 10:18
“…Omar said the development of the 5G technology has exposed its users to more cyberattacks and that 5G has the potential to significantly change the threat landscape of the telecommunications industry. The more widespread the technology becomes and the more devices that are connected to the 5G network, the greater is the number of attackers looking for vulnerabilities that they could use for their own goals.
The conference is spotlighting a number of critical topics such as: 5G networks, cybersecurity frameworks, artificial intelligence, analytics, cloud security and virtualization, data security and privacy strategy, satellites and communications, human skills for cybersecurity and advanced hacker threats. Other subjects being discussed include: Cyber espionage, the rise in healthcare data breaches, email as an entry point for data theft, increasing security vulnerabilities and high-risk malware and cybersecurity intelligence.”