Collaboration with Asia Pacific University for Cybersecurity as a Service (CaaS)

Pixalink Collaboration with APU for Cybersecurity

In the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity, businesses face escalating threats that require proactive and innovative solutions. In response to the growing menace of cyber threats, Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation’s Forensics and Cyber Security Research Centre (FSeC) has unveiled ‘Cybersecurity as a Service’ (CaaS). This pioneering initiative aims to offer proactive solutions to businesses, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs), grappling with cybersecurity challenges.

Led by Professor Ir. Eur. Ing. Ts. Dr. Vinesh Thiruchelvam, APU’s Chief Innovation and Enterprise Officer, FSeC-CaaS promises cost-effective and top-notch consultancy services tailored to SMEs’ needs. The venture marks a significant stride in bridging academic expertise with practical industry requirements.

FSeC-CaaS recently achieved a milestone by conducting a successful penetration test for its inaugural client, Pixalink Sdn. Bhd., earning accolades from CEO Eddie Chong for its exemplary service, as mentioned by Citizens Journal.

Marking a significant achievement, the startup successfully conducted a penetration test for its first client, Pixalink Sdn. Bhd., a Malaysian SME specializing in ‘Explore,’ a cloud-based customer acquisition software. CEO Eddie Chong praised FSeC-CaaS for its outstanding service quality, as written on BEAMSTART.

FSeC adopts a proactive, front-runner strategy for cybersecurity.

On APU News, it was mentioned that beyond academic boundaries, FSeC-CaaS provides SMEs with a range of cybersecurity services, including network configuration, penetration testing, security audits, and forensic analysis. FSeC-CaaS, a firm that stands out among Malaysian HEIs, provides professional training programmes to APU students and fills the demand in the market for highly qualified cybersecurity professionals and services.

What sets FSeC-CaaS apart is its fusion of academic excellence with real-world applications, as it harnesses the talent pool from APU’s Cybersecurity programs to bolster its dedicated team of professionals. Businesses grappling with cybersecurity concerns are urged to leverage FSeC-CaaS’s expertise by reaching out through their website or email.

This venture not only underscores APU’s commitment to fostering practical skills among graduates but also addresses the pressing need for qualified cybersecurity services in the market. Mentioned on Digital News Asia, breaking away from traditional academic confines, FSeC-CaaS boldly ventures into the realm of cybersecurity services for SMEs, offering a comprehensive suite including penetration testing, security audits, network configuration, and forensic analysis. Positioned as a rising force within Malaysia’s Higher Education Institutions, FSeC-CaaS not only educates APU students through professional training but also fills the industry demand for top-tier cybersecurity expertise and solutions.