Milestones

Rising above expectations and seizing opportunities as we continue to embark on historic events…

24 July 2008

CyberSecurity Malaysia coordinated the first National Cyber Crisis Exercise (Cyber Drill) codenamed X-Maya in collaboration with the National Security Council.

25 July 2008

CyberSecurity Malaysia obtained full certification in Information Security Management System (ISMS), ISO/IEC 27001.

08 October 2008

The Government of Malaysia appointed CyberSecurity Malaysia as the sole Certification Body for the evaluation and certification scheme based on MS ISO/IEC 15408: 2005 Information technology - Security Techniques - Evaluation Criteria for IT Security.

15 January 2009

CyberSecurity Malaysia was elected as Chair of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT), thus making Malaysia the first country to chair the OIC-CERT.

07 July 2009

The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia launched CyberSecurity Malaysia's Cyber999 Help Centre for the public.

08 July 2009

Created Malaysia Cyber Security Awards to honour organisational and individual contribution and commitment to cyber security. The inaugural Award Ceremony and Gala Dinner was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

02 November 2009

Official opening of the first regional office, serving the Northern Region, at the Perak Techno-Trade Centre in Ipoh, Perak.

01 December 2009

The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia launched CyberSecurity Malaysia's Malware Research Centre during the World Computer Security Day celebration in Kuala Lumpur.

15 March 2010

The Security Assurance Lab obtained MS ISO/ IEC 17025:2005 accreditations on this day. This lab provides vulnerability assessment for ICT equipment and systems.

24 September 2010

The Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, who is also the Minister of Education launched 'CyberSAFE in School', a cyber security awareness programme for primary and secondary students, and teachers.

26 November 2010

The Government of Malaysia appointed CyberSecurity Malaysia as the Certifier and Evaluator of Malaysia Trustmark for the private sector.

01 May 2011

Established the Information Security Management System Audit and certification Scheme (CSM27001) in support of the National Cyber Security Policy (NCSP).

27 September 2011

The Common Criteria Recognition Arrangement (CCRA) unanimously accepted Malaysia as a Certificate Authorizing Participant. This means that Malaysia is the first among the ASEAN member countries to become a Certificate Authorizing Member of the Common Criteria ISO/IEC 15408.

03 November 2011

The digital forensic laboratory of CyberSecurity Malaysia became the first forensic laboratory in Malaysia and the Asia Pacific region to be accredited by ASCLD/ LAB for 'Digital & Multimedia Evidence' discipline. This accreditation is based on ISO/ IEC 17025: 2005 and the ASCLD/LAB - International 2011 supplemental requirement specifically for a digital forensics laboratory.

13 October 2012

CyberSecurity Malaysia's CyberSAFE portal www.cybersafe.my won the Saramad Golden Award for "The Best Initiative in Child Online Protection" from among 148 participating organisations, during the 6th International Digital Media Fair & Festival 2012 (IDMF 2012) in Tehran, Iran.

31 December 2012

During the OIC-CERT 4th Annual General Meeting (AGM) the members elected Malaysia (through CyberSecurity Malaysia) as the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT) Secretariat for 2013 – 2015 terms, in addition to being the Chair of the OIC-CERT.

14 January 2013

CyberSecurity Malaysia is the first organization to hold the Chairmanship of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT) on behalf of Malaysia, thus making Malaysia the first country to chair the OIC-CERT

03 July 2013

Launched the Malaysia Trustmark for Private Sector (MTPS) at Putrajaya International Convention Centre.

01 September 2013

  1. Member Country Partnership Strategy (MCPS) - CSM spearheading cybersecurity area under Reverse Linkage Program
  2. Assist Central Bank of Suriname to established ISMS Framework

26 November 2014

  1. Chairman for 2014 & 2015 Host WTA Annual General Meeting for 2014 in Malaysia during CSM-ACE
  2. 26 countries as WTA members

01 December 2014

  1. Co-Chair of Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) Study Group on Cyber Security
  2. CyberSecurity Malaysia serves as a cyber expert in CSCAP Malaysia

18 August 2015

  1. CyberSecurity Malaysia is the only Cybersecurity Training Provider in Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) Under Kementerian Luar Negeri.
  2. Inline with Malaysia Chairmanship for Asean 2015, CSM have been given a mandate to conduct the 1st Cybersecurity Capacity Building Program for Asean.

07 September 2015

  1. Appointed as the Deputy Chair of APCERT
  2. Lead Coordinated Malware Eradication (CME) program for Asia Pacific CERT

18 October 2015

Received FireEye Award : Best Cyber Security Innovation Award 2015

06 May 2016

CyberSecurity Malaysia Conferred WSIS Champion Prize at the World Summit of the Information Society (WSIS) 2016: “Securing the Cyberspace through International Collaboration of the Computer Emergency Response Teams”

2016

Recognized as the Top 5 Contributors to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) KPI 2016. With 123% contribution, CyberSecurity Malaysia ranked third among 30 departments within MOSTI.

09 December 2016

BSI AWARD : Receives a recognition from BSI Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd for the “Training Support Excellence Award” 2016

16 June 2017

WSIS Prize 2017 Champion for International Cooperation category for project entitled the ‘Collaborative Information Sharing Model for Malware Threats Analysis: A Case Study for the Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation – Computer Emergency Response Team (OIC-CERT)’.

2017

Recognized by the Chief Secretary to the Government of Malaysia on NBOS Award based on various projects such as Cyber999 Coordination Service, Cyber RANGE Lab Malaysia - Next Gen Cyber Defender, Evaluation and Certification of ICT Products and Digital Forensics Reference Services.