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Oracle achieves Dubai Electronic Security Centre certification for Oracle Cloud Dubai region

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) region in Dubai has successfully completed the Dubai Electronic Security Center’s (DESC) cloud service provider security standard audit, a framework.
September 1

Dubai Electronic Security Center opens registration for Chief information security officer (CISO) Executive Program until July 20

The second cohort follows the notable success of the first edition of the CISO Executive Program.
July 8

Dubai Electronic Security Center organizes cyberattack scenario simulation with 18 government and private entities

Training activity simulating a global cyberattack scenario with 18 Dubai based government and private sector entities.
July 5

Dubai Electronic Security Center opens registration for Cybersecurity Bootcamp

Registration for Cybersecurity Bootcamp 2022
July 4

Al-Ameen and Digital Dubai join forces to boost cyber security

Joint awareness campaigns in the field of cyber security.
June 22

Dubai Electronic Security Center launches Cyber Node

April 14

Digital Dubai and Dubai Police sign MoU at GISEC

March 27

Mansoor bin Mohammed launches “Dubai Cyber Innovation Park” and two digital programmes, “Taresh and “Al-Kashef” developed by DESC

March 23

Dubai Electronic Security Center provides high-level analysis for International Cybersecurity Certification Framework

The Dubai Electronic Security Center  has launched an online report titled “International Cybersecurity Certification Framework...
March 8

Emirati Talent Keep Dubai’s Cyberspace Safe

The platform monitors government websites and to enhance their cyber security.
February 23
Ethaq Signing

DIFC Courts boosts ‘paperless’ mission with adoption of electronic seal ‘Ethaq’

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts has acquired the qualified electronic seal solution Ethaq, a paperless initiative that enables digital authenticity of documents with the support of UAE PASS, the secure national digital identity platform for the UAE.
May 8
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Hamdan bin Mohammed inaugurates 8th edition of Cybertech Global in Dubai

His Highness: Dubai and the UAE have achieved top global rankings in cyber security.
April 5

Dubai to host region’s first Cybertech Global event

Largest security networking event to be held outside the U.S. reinforces Dubai’s position as an international hub for technology and cybersecurity innovation.
April 3

Dubai Electronic Security Center partners with Thales to upskill Cyber work-force

Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) has signed a strategic partnership with Thales to collaborate in different cybersecurity strategic initiatives.
February 28

Dubai Electronic Security Center contributes in World Economic Forum for a safer cyberspace

Highlighting cybersecurity rising threats amidst COVID-19 global crises.
February 24

Dubai Electronic Security Center announces Dubai Cyber Resilience Plan at GISEC 2020

Supporting the sustainability and continuity of the most important functions and services in Dubai...
December 10

Dubai Electronic Security Center’s patent for secure wireless communication with University of Dubai has been approved

In collaboration with University of Dubai and DESC researchers, the team successfully developed a revolutionary communication protocol...
September 6

Dubai Electronic Security Center hosts virtual workshop with government officials to outline Dubai Cyber Security Index

The Index links the systems and networks of government entities in Dubai with the Security Operations Center of DESC...
July 28

Hamdan bin Mohammed launches the Dubai Cyber Index

The Index is the first of its kind in the world, supporting government to ensure a safe cyberspace...
July 8

Dubai Electronic Security Center holds the fourth annual meeting with strategic Dubai Government partners

Dubai government entities discuss preparations for the evaluation of the cyber security indicators…
June 28

Dubai Electronic Security Center Launches ICS Security Standard

Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) announced the launch of Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security Standard for Dubai in a press conference held today in Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel...
March 8

Highly Technical Cybersecurity Conference in The Middle East Returns to Dubai for 3rd Edition

Dubai Electronic Security Center recently organized in partnership with Comae Technologies a conference...
April 24

Moving Towards a Safer, More Secure Cyber Space

Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC), announces its participation as the official government...
March 31

Empowering Nationals Towards a Safe Electronic Dubai

Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) announces its participation in the upcoming Careers UAE 2019 for the 4th consecutive...
March 17

The Award Ceremony for The Dubai Electronic Security Center Research Grant

In line with UAE Innovation Month, and the UAE's quest to build an economy based on innovation and knowledge...
February 28
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