Stc Bahrain expands cybersecurity offerings to empower enterprises and SMEs on their digital transformation journeys

In a strategic move to fortify the cyber resilience of Bahrain’s business ecosystem, stc Bahrain, a world class digital enabler, announced the expansion of its comprehensive cybersecurity portfolio to support large enterprises and SMEs in Bahrain on their secure digital transformation initiatives.

stc Bahrain is launching two new categories of specialized cybersecurity services designed to safeguard businesses in Bahrain against the evolving threat of cyberattacks. This decisive action underscores the company’s unwavering commitment to equipping organizations with the advanced tools and expertise needed to thwart increasingly sophisticated cyber threats.

These solutions include DDoS Protection, powered by Juniper Corero, which shields businesses from disruptive DDoS attacks to ensure uninterrupted operations; Firewall, utilizing Fortinet technology, to provide advanced network firewall protection and access control; and Web Protect, powered by Cisco Umbrella, which offers comprehensive security against web-based threats.

In addition to protecting from internet-based threats, stc Bahrain has also introduced a suite of services aimed at helping organizations understand, manage, and mitigate their overall cyber risk.

The Security Operation Center (SOC), provides 24/7 security monitoring, analytics, and expert-led incident response. Network Detection and Response, utilizing Darktrace’s AI, delivers real-time visibility and autonomous threat detection. Endpoint Detection and Response, enabled by CrowdStrike, offers protection from sophisticated cyber threats. Email Security, powered by Fortimail, safeguards against phishing, spam, and malware. Through Yogosha, stc Bahrain offers Penetration Testing to identify IT infrastructure vulnerabilities. Moreover, the Secure Service Edge service, powered by Zscaler, provides comprehensive cloud-delivered security for users, apps, and data.

“With cyberattacks on the rise, stc Bahrain is committed to providing organizations across       Bahrain with the most advanced cybersecurity solutions available,” said Mr. Hesham Mustafa, Chief Business Officer, at stc Bahrain. “Through strategic partnerships with industry leaders like Cisco and Fortinet, we offer a comprehensive suite of services that deliver proactive threat mitigation, enhanced visibility, and cost-effective security, ensuring a safer digital landscape for Bahrain’s business ecosystem.”

As a leading managed service provider and telecommunications company, stc Bahrain is dedicated to addressing the most pressing cybersecurity challenges facing organizations today. Through its comprehensive cybersecurity solutions and secure internet connectivity services, stc Bahrain is taking a leadership role in providing a secure and seamless online experience for businesses in Bahrain.