Qatar tops region with cybercriminal and cybersecurity legislation in place

Qatar tops region with cybercriminal and cybersecurity legislation in place

The overall cyber risk preparedness remains weak in many countries in the Mena region, says the International Monetary Fund Qatar is among the two countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council and a very few in the Mena region to have cybercriminal and cybersecurity legislation in place by end-2016, the IMF has said in a report. The overall cyber risk preparedness remains weak in many countries in the Mena (Middle East and North Africa) region, the International Monetary Fund said in its regional economic outlook. According to the IMF, cyberattacks can lead to operational disruptions, financial loss, reputational damage, and […]