Hackers have stolen the source code and confidential technical information of one of the world's largest password managers, LastPass. It is used by more than 33 million users and 100 thousand companies. As a result of the hack, the attackers were unable to gain access to customers' personal data or encrypted password vaults. To strengthen security measures and mitigate the effects of the attack, the company engaged a leading cybersecurity and forensics firm.
More than 70% of the software used in Kazakhstan is not licensed. This is stated in the draft concept for the development of the digital ecosystem of the republic for 2022–2027 (“Cybershield-2”), published on the Open Regulatory Legal Acts portal. The document also clarifies that issues related to strengthening the protection of personal data remain open.
18 countries have unveiled the first international agreement on how to protect artificial intelligence from irresponsible players. It aims to develop AI solutions that are "inherently safe".
On November 30, the professional IT community GlobalCIO hosted a large-scaled international conference "Global CIO Insights: Digital Transformation with AI". During the event, leading experts shared their practical experience in launching projects utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) and highlighted approaches that helped elevate their companies to new heights.
Voting for projects participating in the "Project of the Year" contest is open. The voting began on December 1st and will continue until January 15th inclusive. The winners will be announced on February 7th, 2024.
Online sales is one of the areas where the quality of IT tools directly affects business profitability. Kamza Nugumanov, CIO of Jusan store, tells about the experience of deploying a rapidly growing Kazakh marketplace.