Cybersecurity centre of excellence at UiTM next year

Cybersecurity centre of excellence at UiTM next year. [Newspaper] (2018)


UNIVERSITI Teknologi Mara (UiTM) aims to set up a national centre of excellence for cybersecurity next year.Its deputy vice-chancellor of industry community and alumni network, Professor Dr Zaini Abdullah, said the university is finalising the details of the project with relevant industry players.

“UiTM is taking cybersecurity seriously. Through collaboration with the industry, UiTM hopes to become the research and training centre, among others, for cybersecurity management. This augurs well for UiTM as we have the capacity to form the centre from the various faculties in the university,” he said last week.

He was speaking at the sidelines of the ­closing of the iHack 2018 Competition programme, which is a biannual event organised by UiTM’s Digital Forensics Research Initiative Group and the Computer Technology and Networking Department of the Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, in collaboration with the Malaysia Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), and Nets and Netcom Society.

Item Type: Newspaper
Additional Information: Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Matematik
Keywords: Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Technology
Taxonomy: By Subject > Computer & Mathematical Sciences > Computer Science
By Subject > Computer & Mathematical Sciences > Information Technology
By Subject > Computer & Mathematical Sciences > Computer Technology and Networking
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Depositing User: Ilya Nur Fateen Othman
Date Deposited: 01 Aug 2021 13:45
Last Modified: 01 Aug 2021 13:45
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