APAC consumers don’t trust IoT makers & service providers for securing their devices : study

This year’s edition of the annual survey by the Internet Society found that Internet users in Asia-Pacific want security and privacy guarantees for the Internet of Things (IoT) — the rapidly expanding network of devices, physical objects, services and applications that communicate over the Internet.

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ACT Fibernet powers 300 schools in Tamil Nadu with high-speed internet connectivity

ACT Fibernet aims to meet the emerging need for digital education, help students to empower themselves by acquiring, absorbing and retaining the benefits of digital learning.

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Digital will influence $4 trillion in retail purchases in Emerging Markets by 2022

Mumbai: The value of digitally influenced spending in emerging markets will approach $4 trillion by 2022, amounting to about 50% of all retail spending in Asia, Latin America, and Africa. But the dynamics will vary widely between markets, requiring B2C companies to “de-average” their offerings in order to succeed, according to a Boston Consulting Group (BCG) report titled Digital Consumers, Emerging Markets, and the $4 Trillion Future. Half of the population in emerging markets worldwide is now connected to the internet, the report says—a stunning increase from 2010, when fewer…

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500 pc increase in average DDoS attack size : Nexusguard report

The quarterly report, which unbiasedly evaluates thousands of worldwide DDoS attacks, attributes the dramatic rise to IoT botnets and Satori malware exploits, which is a variant of the notorious Mirai malware.

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