Seminar against Blue Whale, cyber propaganda held


PV Technology Desk : Aiming to enhance cyber security and make people aware regarding the widespread cyber threats and rumors like the much-hyped Blue Whale game, a seminar was held at the National Press Club in Dhaka Saturday (October 28).
Titled, ‘Battle against Cyber Propaganda: Blue Whale’, the seminar was organized by CTO Forum in association with Information Security Alliance and MeroNet Bangladesh Limited.
Post and Telecommunication Secretary Shyam Sundar Shikder was present as chief guest, whereas Additional Secretary of ICT Division Sushanta Kumar Saha and Executive Director to MetroNet Bangladesh Limited Almas Kabir were present as special guests.
The seminar was presided over by the President of CTO Forum Bangladesh Tapan Kanti Sarkar.
Joint General Secretary of CTO Forum Arfe Elahi Manik and Director of Cyber Security Center, Daffodil International University Professor Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan delivered the keynote speech.
After the seminar, a roundtable discussion on cyber security was also held, moderated by the Advisor to CTO Forum and Additional Managing Director of South-East Bank SM Mainuddin Chowdhury where Vice President of CTO Forum Deb Dulal Rai, Member of Executive Committee Taher Ahmed Chowdhury and others took participation.