Cheng Lai Ki is a Cyber Operations Consultant in Horangi’s headquarters in Singapore. Equipped with advanced degrees in Criminology, Intelligence, and International Security, he brings with him over eight continuous years working and researching in the security field. He was a former military officer from the armed forces, where he was an instructor specializing in strategy and operational tactics. Professionally and academically published within the field of cyber security in Europe and Asia, Cheng Lai Ki brings a unique cross-industry and interdisciplinary perspective towards cyber security. He is actively involved in Horangi’s intelligence, security management and incident response operations with clients in the APAC region.
On May 23, 2019, Horangi joined Cloudvela and Maddox Technologies to co-host the How to Survive and Thrive in the World of Cybersecurity workshop.
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Image Source: http://arinos.in/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Arinos-Blog-Post-24_02_17.jpg ; Accessed Nov 14, 2017. When discussing enterprise cybersecurity, business owners are often flooded by technical assessments of how vulnerable they are to attack, and their increased risks in today’s digital marketspace. If the recent slew of ransomware attacks has taught us anything, it is that no company is immune or totally protected from cyber-attacks. Mainstream stories