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Media Launch of Infosecurity World Exhibition & Conference 2012

JFPS Group, a leading business performance enhancement company with affiliated partners across the globe, will assemble local and international industry experts and key players at Infosecurity World Exhibition & Conference (ISWEC 2012) to spearhead the centrality of information security in the midst of rampant growth of cyber threats.


The 2-day event will be held from March 21 till March 22, 2012 at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur. Themed ‘Forging New Businesses and Strategic Alliances’, the exhibition will showcase more than 160 leading brands and 208 booths over approximately a total of 4600 square meters, making it the most extensive information security exhibition in the region to meet rising risk of information security breached and escalation of expenditure in information security management among organizations.


Some of the key highlights of Infosecurity World Exhibition & Conference 2012 include:-

»    Strong trade focus: connecting business owners with buyers
»    Expanded trade mart and business showcases
»    Extensive Networking Opportunities: business matching sessions encourage quality interactions between buyers and sellers



The ISWEC 2012 preview media briefing, which was attended by Y.B. Datuk Hjh. Rohani Bt Hj. Abdul Karim, Deputy Minister of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism, also joined the chorus in showing concern in securing information against raging growth of cyber threats.

According to Datuk Hjh. Rohani, Infosecurity World Exhibition & Conference 2012 will mark a milestone on behalf of Malaysia in its commitment to be the cybersecurity hub in the region.


Information security is a defining issues not only for government organizations but also for corporate organizations alike in ensuring that our confidential and crucial data are safeguarded and do not to be compromised into other parties for malicious activities

said Datuk Hjh. Rohani.

ISWEC 2012, which is expected to draw more than 5,000 combined exhibitors and visitors; will be divided into three components to distinctively cater visitors’ field of expertise:-

»    Data Storage Showcase 2012
»    Cloud Computing Showcase 2012
»    Software Development Showcase 2012


According to Ms. Jocelyn Ng, Project Director, Infosecurity World Exhibition & Conference 2012, the exhibition and conference comes timely as a means to raise awareness of the severity of information security by equipping organizations via different threat scenarios as well as the latest and cost saving technology in information security management showcases to help businesses and organizations in preventing and mitigating information security and privacy crises.

Learning and awareness on information security management is an on-going process since types of threats keep evolving. Many corporates and organizations still assume that information breached will not bring any severe damage. This perception is wrong. Like in 2010, over 400 incidents were reported in US, resulted 26 million records for a cost to US businesses of over $5.3 billion . Now breaching or compromising crucial information is all about economic gain in the black market. For instance, a stolen sensitive government data could be reuse and sold in the black market with price fetch up to 500 Euros

explained Ms. Ng.

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SecurityXploded is official media partner of ISWEC 2012

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