Mr Boland: Hacktivism remains a serious threat to many businesses, even if they themselves are not the ultimate target.
Mr Woo: SMEs have to start adopting a 'security-first' mindset in their operations.
Mr Miri: There is a varying degree of maturity in the strength of Internet security within countries in the region.
Mr Varkey: Certifications are a good form to exhibit security considerations to stakeholders and improve confidence.
EXPERTS warn that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are increasingly becoming soft targets for cyber criminals. Among other things, cyber criminals are increasing hacking into smaller businesses as a way of getting access to larger companies to which SMEs are suppliers.