16 Feb 2016IT PROTECTIVE Security Services Sdn Bhd (ITPSS) hosted an educational visit from the Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology (CCCT) comprising a group of nine Higher National Diploma in Computing students and three lecturers.

The purpose of the visit was to gain some insight on the operations of ITPSS, a local IT security specialist, a press release stated.
The visit began with an introduction of ITPSS, the range of IT security services offered and various public events and awareness initiatives organised by the company. Haji Mas Zuraime bin Haji Abdul Hamid, Head of the Brunei Computer Emergency Response Team (BruCERT), elaborated on the company’s roles and functions as Brunei’s national CERT including providing managed security services and incident response for computer-related and internet-related security incidents in the country.

Pengiran Mohd Farid Zulhusni bin Pengiran Aziz, leader of the Awareness Team at ITPSS, took the opportunity to brief the students on IT security awareness, highlighting Brunei’s Computer Misuse Act, password management and social media predators.

The students also enjoyed watching a collection of public awareness videos produced by BruCERT.

There was also a brief career talk conducted by Mordeny bin Haji Modihi, Head of Human Resources, who shared the various career opportunities for IT security professionals.

The visit concluded with an interactive Forensic Challenge led by the Digital Forensics Team, followed by a tour of the premises and its facilities.