SecurityBrief Australia - Technology news for CISOs & cybersecurity decision-makers

Anthony Stitt stories

Story image
Australia’s focus on critical infrastructure risk management
Wed, 18th Oct 2023
#
cloud services
#
iot security
#
compliance
Australia and many other countries around the world continue to bolster cybersecurity initiatives with the goal of increased trust and verification in mind.
Story image
The increasing importance of cyber threat intelligence
Fri, 29th Apr 2022
#
uc
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
cybersecurity
Globally, the cyber threat level to organisations remains high, and the current situation only serves to highlight this further.
Story image
Five pointers for choosing a Threat Intelligence Platform
Tue, 1st Mar 2022
#
cybersecurity
#
tip
#
integration
Companies are investing in Threat Intelligence Platforms (TIPs) to enhance cybersecurity and manage the deluge of data from disparate sources.
Story image
The state of the SOC: skills shortages, automation and gaining context remain a challenge for SOCs
Mon, 10th Jan 2022
#
wfh
#
soc
#
cybersecurity
The security operations centre (SOC) has been on the front line facing the pandemic-induced escalation of cybersecurity threats in the past eighteen months.
Story image
Maximising your investments through security automation
Thu, 25th Nov 2021
#
cloud services
#
threatquotient
#
investment
Organizations have accelerated their plans for security automation due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with 80% now having partial automation, a new report finds.
Story image
The threat model as a compass
Wed, 3rd Nov 2021
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
cybersecurity
#
cyber threats
Just like a compass, regularly reviewing the threat model keeps the CTI teams IR’s pointed in the right direction over time.
Story image
Anatomy of a supply chain attack: how to accelerate incident response and threat hunting
Tue, 5th Oct 2021
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
#
threatquotient
Supply chain attacks show no sign of slowing down. But the right combination of platforms can help organisations get ahead of the threat.
Story image
What makes a security analyst successful? Investigative thinking
Thu, 2nd Sep 2021
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
#
threatquotient
Empowering humans to engage in critical thinking is vital to efficient detection and response, writes ThreatQuotient APJC regional director Anthony Stitt.
Story image
Leveraging a new MSSP/MDR SOC contract to build an intelligence practice
Thu, 26th Aug 2021
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
#
threatquotient
Few organisations have matured their security operations (SecOps) to the point where they have integrated a complete CTI practice.
Story image
Are you prepared for the surge in ransomware?
Thu, 19th Aug 2021
#
malware
#
ransomware
#
cybersecurity
Ransomware attacks have increased by 900% in H1 2020, causing breaches for organisations globally, says ThreatQuotient's Anthony Stitt.
Story image
Companies must be on the same page to achieve strategic & tactical CTI management
Wed, 4th Aug 2021
#
cybersecurity
#
cios
#
threat intelligence
An effective CTI program requires the alignment of people, processes and technology, writes ThreatQuotient APJC regional director Anthony Stitt.
Story image
Proactively mitigate cyber risk with MISP and TheHive
Thu, 10th Jun 2021
#
malware
#
cybersecurity
#
cios
When an attack happens, security teams should be ready with information about who is attacking and the steps being taken to mitigate damage.
Story image
Defence engineering and threat intel — no stone left unturned
Thu, 27th May 2021
#
siem
#
cios
#
threat intelligence
Understanding the limitations of defences requires examining how blocking and detection systems leverage cyber threat intelligence.
Story image
Pandemic sees organisations of all sizes and industries invest in CTI
Tue, 6th Apr 2021
#
cybersecurity
#
cios
#
threat intelligence
The 2021 SANS Cyber Threat Intelligence survey reveals the growing importance of CTI as cyber-breaches and COVID-19-related attacks increase.
Story image
COVID-19 pandemic propels uptake of cyber threat intelligence
Mon, 15th Mar 2021
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
cyber attacks
#
cyber threats
The COVID-19 pandemic is pushing organisations of all sizes to up their security game, for one implementing Cyber threat intelligence (CTI) programmes.
Story image
MITRE ATT&CK: A holistic cyber approach
Tue, 9th Mar 2021
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
cybersecurity
#
cyber threats
The MITRE ATT-CK framework provides a threat-informed approach to detecting and protecting against malicious attacks.
Story image
Threat intelligence platforms underpin security efficiency and effectiveness
Tue, 15th Dec 2020
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
#
threatquotient
Cyber-threat fusion centres transform siloed security, enhancing cross-department intel sharing & decision-making.
Story image
Interview: How cyber hygiene supports security culture - ThreatQuotient
Fri, 16th Oct 2020
#
cybersecurity
#
cios
#
threat intelligence
CISOs emphasize the importance of building a strong security culture. ThreatQuotient's Anthony Stitt shares insights on cyber hygiene and threat intelligence.
Story image
Why best-practice threat data management provides confident automation
Tue, 13th Oct 2020
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
Understanding an organization's threat landscape requires the right data sources and prioritization for actionable intelligence.
Story image
Organisations already have the threat intelligence they need, finding it and actioning it is another question
Mon, 31st Aug 2020
#
phishing
#
email security
#
cybersecurity
Many organisations struggle to create an effective threat model, but internal threat intelligence data can provide valuable insights.
Story image
Why answering the question of orchestration vs automation will improve your security effectiveness
Mon, 3rd Aug 2020
#
cybersecurity
#
cybersafety
#
threatquotient
Aussie cyber spend soars; SOAR tech faces tough uptake despite efficiency promise. Skills shortage looms.
Story image
Interview: ThreatQuotient champions threat intelligence through virtual 'situation rooms'
Thu, 23rd Jul 2020
#
uc
#
cybersecurity
#
collaboration
Dedicated threat intelligence offers more than standard security technologies. We spoke to ThreatQuotient about the growing market.
Story image
Successful threat hunting requires curation & collaboration
Mon, 5th Aug 2019
#
document management
#
siem
#
ecm
Many organizations already have the technology required for threat hunting, with SIEMs and threat intelligence a starting point.
Story image
The five key steps to security automation
Mon, 30th Jul 2018
#
siem
#
it automation
#
cybersecurity
Volvo's CEO skips level 3 self-driving cars, deeming them unsafe. What lesson can we learn about automation in security operations?.