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Parliament's 'pitiful' GBP £6.5m IT budget increase alarms cyber chiefs
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Amidst growing cyber threats, Parliament's meagre GBP £6.5 million increase in IT budget, now totalling GBP £67.7 million, prompts national security worries among cybersecurity chiefs.
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Saul Gates becomes new CFO of cyber resilience giant Absolute Software
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Cyber resilience leader Absolute Software appoints veteran financial strategist Saul Gates as CFO, bolstering their position as an industry frontrunner in a world increasingly prioritising secure digital infrastructures.
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Absolute Software earns top spot in Frost & Sullivan's Endpoint Security Radar
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endpoint protection
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Absolute Software lands a top position in Frost and Sullivan's Endpoint Security Radar, lauded for its leading-edge strategy in ensuring cybersecurity resilience.
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Absolute Software recognised as key Security Service Edge provider
Fri, 23rd Feb 2024
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Cyber resilience leader, Absolute Software, has been recognised as a key provider of Security Service Edge (SSE) solutions in Forrester's Q4 2023 report, amid escalating demand for robust remote and hybrid workforce security.
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Cybersecurity is your defensive strategy, cyber resilience is your business
Fri, 16th Feb 2024
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ransomware
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disruption
In light of the massive cybersecurity breach impacting Ivanti solutions, firms are urged to embrace cyber resilience for business continuity, demonstrating greater fortitude against potential disruptions.
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Absolute Software offers 90-day free support amid Ivanti vulnerabilities
Mon, 5th Feb 2024
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cybersecurity
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security vulnerabilities
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Absolute Software steps up amid Ivanti vulnerabilities, offering 90 days of free product licenses and support to potentially affected organisations for cyber resilience.
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F5 appoints Samir Sherif as new Chief Information Security Officer
Tue, 30th Jan 2024
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application security
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breach prevention
Samir Sherif, an experienced CISO from companies like Absolute Software and Citigroup, has been appointed as the new Chief Information Security Officer at F5, set to lead the company's cybersecurity doctrine.
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Strengthening cybersecurity: The rise of the Security Assurance Officer
Mon, 29th Jan 2024
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cybersecurity
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cios
Through risk assessments, vulnerability analyses, and simulated cyberattacks, SAOs provide real-time insights into an organisation's security resilience.
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UK hailed as Europe's most advanced digital economy
Tue, 16th Jan 2024
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google
A new report from the Computer and Communications Industry Association highlights the UK as Europe's leading digital economy, hosting major tech enterprises and attracting USD $30bn in 2022 tech-sector VC investment.
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SMEs leaning on remote work as a primary cost-saving measure
Mon, 15th Jan 2024
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cyber threats
79% of SMEs are adopting remote work for significant cost cuts, despite risks to cybersecurity and strain on funding, reveals a new study.
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UK govt risks 'catastrophic ransomware attack', warns committee
Mon, 18th Dec 2023
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advanced persistent threat protection
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physical security
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compliance
UK's critical infrastructure faces 'catastrophic ransomware attack' due to inadequate preparation, warns parliamentary committee.
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UK cyber industry addresses AI threats at Parliament summit
Thu, 14th Dec 2023
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ransomware
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advanced persistent threat protection
UK cyber industry leaders gather at Parliament summit to discuss threats posed by artificial intelligence and propose solutions.
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The pressing need for self-healing apps and network resilience
Thu, 30th Nov 2023
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data protection
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advanced persistent threat protection
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compliance
Alarming new data reveals significant vulnerabilities that, if ignored, could lead to catastrophic consequences for enterprises.
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'UK's crucial infrastructure under major threat from cyber attacks' report reveals
Thu, 16th Nov 2023
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power / energy
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russia
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cios
The National Cyber Security Centre's annual review reveals a sustained and significant cyber threat to the UK's crucial infrastructure.
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NHS Norfolk reports 99% decrease in data incidents due to cybersecurity partnership
Wed, 8th Nov 2023
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cybersecurity
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nhs
NHS Norfolk experienced a 99% reduction in data incidents after joining forces with cybersecurity firm Absolute Software.
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Absolute Software unveils Application Health for enhanced cybersecurity
Fri, 3rd Nov 2023
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cybersecurity
Absolute Software debuts Application Health, an innovative cybersecurity tool enabling clients to monitor widely-used software.
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Absolute Software launches application health feature for robust cyber security
Thu, 2nd Nov 2023
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apple
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frost & sullivan
Absolute Software unveils Absolute Application Health, enhancing cyber resilience by robustly monitoring app health.
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Now is the time for self-healing systems in healthcare
Wed, 25th Oct 2023
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data protection
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advanced persistent threat protection
The healthcare sector not only houses a vast amount of public information but also faces an increasing threat as it undergoes digital transformations.
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Absolute Software recognised in Gartner Hype Cycle for Endpoint Security
Tue, 24th Oct 2023
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Absolute Software hailed as a Representative Vendor in Gartner's 2023 Hype Cycle for Endpoint Security report.
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Absolute Software tops Endpoint Management and Zero Trust Networking
Thu, 28th Sep 2023
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user interface
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cyber risk
G2's Fall 2023 Grid Reports for Endpoint Management and Zero Trust Networking is out with Absolute Software leading.
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Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from Absolute Software in 2023
Thu, 28th Sep 2023
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Absolute Software's CTO, Nicko van Someren, discusses cyber resilience and the role of AI in cyber security operations.
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Absolute recognised as ZTNA representative vendor by Gartner
Fri, 15th Sep 2023
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advanced persistent threat protection
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analyst report
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threat detection
Absolute solution minimises risk, optimises user experience, automates risk assessment, and provides resilient and self-healing capabilities.
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Absolute Software expands application resilience ecosystem
Thu, 31st Aug 2023
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saas
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application security
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cybersecurity
This expansion will empower joint customers to strengthen cyber resiliency and fortify over 80 mission-critical security and business tools.
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Security and compliance challenges remain across distributed workforces
Tue, 29th Aug 2023
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The rise of remote work in post-COVID Australia brings both flexibility and cyber risks, driving a complex landscape for IT and security.