Velum Labs Taps Global Cyber Intelligence Market with Home-GroMalaysia has taken a tangible step forward in solidifying its position as a global hub for world-class cyber technologies with the introduction of V-DARK, a cyber intelligence solution developed by Velum Labs Sdn Bhd, Sapura Group’s cyber security arm.

The launch, officiated by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim, took place at The Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace exhibition 2023 (LIMA 2023).

V-DARK, designed to counter cyber threats posed by Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) groups, organized financial crime syndicates and other adversarial targeting enterprises, can be used by critical players in industries such as commercial banking, defence, insurance, aviation, energy, and telecommunications in strengthening their cyber resilience.

(From left to right) Minister of Transport, Anthony Loke (left), Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and President and group CEO of Sapura, Tan Sri Shahril Shamsudin at the launch of VDark, at Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition 2023 (LIMA 2023) this morning.

“The launch of ‘V-DARK’ by Velum Labs at this global industry event showcases Malaysia’s home-grown capabilities consisting of talented team of engineers and experts in delivering cutting-edge cyber solutions”, said Tan Sri Shahril Shamsuddin, President and Group CEO of Sapura.

He added, “At Velum Labs, we are engaging with worldwide engineering firms utilizing top technology to enable strategic two-way knowledge transfer in building the necessary know-how and skill set in cyber-attack methodologies.”

“In doing so, we are able to facilitate home-grown R&D and develop next-generation cyber intelligence and cyber security solutions not only for Malaysia, but for other sovereign nations.” Tan Sri Shahril explained.

Velum Labs and Sapura are currently at LIMA 2023 showcasing its home-grown technologies under the ambit of Revolutionising Malaysia’s Cyber & Military Capabilities For The Digital Age.

LIMA 2023 marks its largest exhibition to date, featuring more than 600 exhibitors from 20 countries, including global industry players from People’s Republic of China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and the United Arab Emirates.

The event is also graced by esteemed domestic and foreign dignitaries, along with senior officials from the global and local defense and transportation sectors.

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