BruCERT Awards UTB Students in Cybersecurity Video Contest

15 March 2019

 

IT Protective Security Services Sdn Bhd (ITPSS) in its role as Brunei Computer Emergency Response Team (BruCERT) and Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) under the Creative Computing Programme Area, recently collaborated for the second time in a student contest to create IT security awareness videos. The objective behind this collaboration was to create cyber security awareness amongst young Bruneians, foster creativity and give students an opportunity to showcase their skills.

 

3 winners were chosen out of 10 submissions and the winning videos were assessed based on clarity of message, creativity and quality. The winners, in first place was Yang Mulia Muhammad Zharif Al-nazmi bin Abdul Rahman with his winning video entitled ‘Online Romance Scam’, followed by Yang Mulia Mohammad Naqib Hafizuddin bin Zulfikri on ‘Phishing’, and Yang Mulia Dayang Manilitphone Thephavanh, an international student from UTB on ‘Beware What You Share’. The winners were rewarded with cash prizes and their videos will be used in local television ads, cinema ads, and on BruCERT’s social media accounts.

 

A prize presentation ceremony was held at ITPSS’s premises, in the presence of UTB lecturers and the Programme Leader of the Creative Computing Programme Area, School of Computing and Informatics, Yang Mulia Awang Hj Idham Maswadi bin Hj Mashud. Presenting prizes to the winners was the Head of BruCERT, Yang Mulia Awang Haji Mas Zuraime bin Abdul Hamid.

 

IT Protective Security Services Sdn Bhd (ITPSS) in its role as Brunei Computer Emergency Response Team (BruCERT) and Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) under the Creative Computing Programme Area, recently collaborated for the second time in a student contest to create IT security awareness videos. The objective behind this collaboration was to create cyber security awareness amongst young Bruneians, foster creativity and give students an opportunity to showcase their skills.

 

3 winners were chosen out of 10 submissions and the winning videos were assessed based on clarity of message, creativity and quality. The winners, in first place was Yang Mulia Muhammad Zharif Al-nazmi bin Abdul Rahman with his winning video entitled ‘Online Romance Scam’, followed by Yang Mulia Mohammad Naqib Hafizuddin bin Zulfikri on ‘Phishing’, and Yang Mulia Dayang Manilitphone Thephavanh, an international student from UTB on ‘Beware What You Share’. The winners were rewarded with cash prizes and their videos will be used in local television ads, cinema ads, and on BruCERT’s social media accounts.

 

A prize presentation ceremony was held at ITPSS’s premises, in the presence of UTB lecturers and the Programme Leader of the Creative Computing Programme Area, School of Computing and Informatics, Yang Mulia Awang Hj Idham Maswadi bin Hj Mashud. Presenting prizes to the winners was the Head of BruCERT, Yang Mulia Awang Haji Mas Zuraime bin Abdul Hamid.

 

 

The winner of the contest, Yang Mulia Awang Muhammad Zharif Al-nazmi bin Abdul Rahman with the Head of BruCERT

 

Students from the Creative Computing Programme Area, School of Computing and Informatics, Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB)

 

Group photo