At the recent SID Directors Conference, the Chief Executive of Cyber Security Agency David Koh quipped that the only safe computer is one that is still in the box – in other words, Unopened and Uninstalled – Singapore Institute of Directors Bulletin – Quarter 4, 2016

The terrifying thing is not that cyber-attack is inevitable. It is that the regularity and strength of such attacks are rising. Hence, it’s also not just “When” but “How often and Relentlessly” one can expect to be attacked.


  • Key concepts in the World Wide Web and Dark Web
  • Learn the Methodologies used by companies to build their defences against cyberattacks
  • Learn about the Strategies and Pitfalls when building defences against cyberattacks


  • Questions that Directors (Executive and Non-Executive) and Senior Management should be asking the
  • Operating Management with regards building and managing defences against cyberattacks
  • A 4-point plan to Defend Your Organizations
  • Types of cyberthreats – Know thy Enemy


  • Understanding of key concepts in the World Wide Web and Dark Web
  • Deliberation of strategies
  • Deliberation of case studies – Background Information and Issues and Action Taken
  • Lesson learned from cyberattacks – ASIA and WORLD


Date: On demand
Venue: To be advised
Time: 9am to 12noon (3 hours including 30 minutes Questions and Answers)
Fees: Singapore Dollars 599 (before GST) per participant
10% discount for 2 or more participants from the same the Company
20% discount for 4 or more participants from the same the Company