Enabling cybersecurity professionals with project management skills
Cybersecurity professionals are increasingly expected to master project management skills to meet the objectives of their positions. But technical skills are only the tip of the iceberg.
Architecting the future with app modernisation
ESET urges parents to consider security protection for their children
Security teams could be slowing down DevOps, survey shows
The ultimate test: Can these firewalls stand up to malware attacks?
Key considerations for consistent IoT manageability and security
Defuse the security vs innovation tensions in your workplace
Fighting the sophisticated, sustained cyber-attacks of the 21st century
Advanced persistent threats are capable of breaching data infrastructure through continuous targeting and then remaining within that infrastructure, undetected.
Whitepaper: Evolving data centre security with next-gen firewalls
NGFW functionality can identify the actual application that is transported, regardless of port being used and the capability to attach user identity to security policies to manage traffic.
Veeam to be acquired for massive US$5 billion
Insight Partners will acquire Swiss cloud data management vendor Veeam. Co-founders step down from the Board.
ESET releases Australian Cyberawareness Index 2019 results
The survey covered the current state of technology adoption and what users are doing online as well as what they’re doing to protect themselves.
The age of AI and AIOps
As data loads are increasing and becoming more diverse across systems, IT teams must create a platform to collect, analyse and store data while also determining which are a priority.
Unisys delivers new cloud security features on AWS
These automated capabilities of CloudForte help clients enhance security and optimise operations for workloads delivered on AWS as well as in hybrid- and multi-cloud environments.
Kaspersky: Malware variety grows by 13.7% in 2019 due to web skimmers
“The volume of online attacks has been growing for years, but in 2019 we saw a clear shift from certain types of attacks that are becoming ineffective, to the ones focused on gaining clear profit from users."
Report: The evolution and proliferation of banking malware
Fortinet’s quarterly threat report has the latest on trends and updates on threat actors and attack patterns, showing some surprising findings.
Kaspersky unveils rebranded offices in Asia Pacific
"It is also about how we shift our business mindset, our corporate practices, our market priorities, and our vision and mission as a company."
Top internet outages of 2019 - ThousandEyes
The most significant of these outages took place over the northern hemisphere summer and disrupted nearly every top tech company in some fashion.
How Rackspace can help companies navigate VMware Cloud on AWS
The service provides a managed service that enables organisations to efficiently ‘bridge’ the hybrid world of workloads on-premise and in private and public clouds.
Preparing your business to harness the power of cybersecurity automation
Discover how cybersecurity automation can help you regain the advantage against modern cybercriminals and bolster your enterprise security posture.
EC-Council appoints distie to expand into A/NZ
It has appointed ACA Pacific to help roll out its cybersecurity solutions, including newly acquired OhPhish, to the Australia and New Zealand markets.
Endace expands channel partners globally, experiences significant growth
Endace has announced global growth in the packet capture market, and the importance of packet capture as a key source of data for network security, is contributing to significant growth of the company.
Are they spying? Young people wary of virtual assistants
Privacy and security fears put young people off using virtual assistants for customer services
Acronis makes strategic acquisition to strengthen security portfolio
Acronis will integrate 5nine’s technology into the Acronis Cyber Platform, making new services available through the Acronis Cyber Cloud Solutions portal.
Check Point report highlights latest cyber-threats worldwide
28% of all organisations worldwide were impacted by malicious multi-purpose botnets, while the rise of 20% of incident response cases were targeted ransomware attack.
75% of DevOps professionals say certificate issuance policies slow them down
Less than half of DevOps professionals believe developers always request certificates that serve as machine identities through authorised channels.
Sophos launches Intercept X for mobile
New security for Chrome OS and mobile threat defence for Android and iOS devices protects users from new fleeceware applications uncovered by SophosLabs.
ExtraHop outlines strong growth in 2019 - expects bumper year ahead
ExtraHop has expects to 2020 to be hot on the heels of a bumper year in 2019, with US$150 million in bookings and more than 40% year-on-year growth under its belt.
Talend hires its first global CISO, Anne Hardy
Talend’s new chief information security officer Anne Hardy says she’s looking forward to driving security priorities within the company as its scales to new heights.
Google adds iPhone capability to Advanced Protection Program
iPhone users are now able to use their phones to sign up to Google’s Advanced Protection Program, using the iPhone’s built-in security key technology.
Ransomware vs cities in 2019: 174 and counting
At least 174 municipal institutions, with more than 3,000 subset organisations, have been targeted by ransomware during the last year.
Redscan recognised with CREST accreditation for SOC
Redscan has received accreditation from CREST for its Security Operations Centre (SOC), confirming its place among top security providers.
Kaspersky named top dog in Canalys channel satisfaction report
The company was named the top cybersecurity vendor for channel satisfaction after achieving the highest overall rating against 10 others.
Companies not utilising threat hunters correctly – study
“Responding to threats is important for security, but it is not the main task of the threat hunter.”
WhiteHawk delivers cybersecurity amid heightened threats
Nation-state attacks have targeted telecommunications and internet service providers, government organisations, and other institutions globally.
Weak passwords continue to give cyber crims access to personal information
New research highlights the continuing issue of weak passwords, revealing that 30% of ransomware infections in 2019 were due to passwords.
Trend Micro leads market share for hybrid cloud security - IDC
Software-defined compute technologies are often used in the context of public or private clouds, but can also be implemented in non-cloud environments.
Whitepaper: The when, why, and how of cloud migration
Cloud can deliver more than just cost savings and the very best in the business can track and align their cloud migrations with revenue, delivering more than just ‘value’ to a project.
Equifax breach vulnerability surfaces as top network attack in Q3 2019
WatchGuard’s latest Internet Security Report also reveals significant increases in malware and network attacks, as zero day malware accounts for 50% of all detections.
VMware eyes AI-based network analytics through Nyansa buyout
The addition of Nyansa’s capabilities in artificial intelligence and machine learning will complement VMware’s existing network and security portfolio.
Sophos extends MSP program in the name of advancing enterprise security
Sophos has extended its managed service provider (MSP) program to make it easier for MSPs to deploy, manage and sell the Sophos product portfolio.
Without automation, you're a sitting duck to cybercriminals. Here's why
Seven cybersecurity experts share their insights, strategies, and best practices surrounding security automation and analytics.
Trend Micro debuts security services platform for cloud applications
Trend Micro Cloud One automates and simplifies cloud security to give organisations the flexibility they need to meet their most strategic cloud priorities.
Three cybersecurity vendors outline 16 industry predictions for 2020
With 2019 coming to a close, Ping Identity, Attivo Networks, and LogRhythm’s experts share what 2020 holds in store for cybersecurity.
Whitepaper: Everything you need to know to build a strong cyber defence
There’s no denying the cybersecurity challenges: lack of skills, compliance and the changing threat landscape are just the tip of the iceberg.
Lack of cloud proficiency holding businesses back
Two in five IT decision makers (42%) believe there is a lag in their organisation’s ability to deploy cloud platforms due to a lack of skills.
FireEye rolls out threat intelligence platform for industrial systems
Now industrial control systems (ICS), operational technology (OT), internet of things devices, and other equipment used to manage interconnected physical processes, can be secured from cyber threats.
Number of spam emails drops, still accounts for 55% of traffic
Significantly, spam messages account for more than half of 295 billion in 2019, making 55% of global email traffic in this year, the company states.
OPPO partners with bug bounty company HackerOne
With over 320 million monthly active users of OPPO’s ColorOS, and a rapidly expanding online presence, cybersecurity is top of mind for the mobile phone manufacturer.
The dummies guide to sussing out MSSPs
A pure DIY approach might not be tenable for your organisation depending on your maturity and business goals.