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Hancitor climbs its way to the top of 'world's most wanted' malware families
The Hancitor/Chanitor malware has rapidly climbed to be one of the top five ‘world’s most wanted’ malware families for the first time.
Weekly Asia security roundup: Check Point, Mimecast, NEC and phishing attacks
SecurityBrief Asia revisits the biggest stories from the week that was.
Check Point joins Cyber Threat Alliance alongside global security heavyweights
Check Point is the sixth member in the global Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA), alongside Cisco, Fortinet, Intel Security, Palo Alto Networks and Symantec.
Check Point: Asia hardest hit in 'Gooligan' Android malware attacks
Check Point has uncovered Android malware that is infecting more than 13,000 devices every single day. Here's what you need to know.
Check Point uncovers new ransomware threat using images and social media
"They are continually searching for new techniques to use social media as hosts for their malicious activities."
Check Point offers free cybersecurity checkups to Victorian businesses
Check Point Software Technologies is offering free, confidential cybersecurity checkups to Victorian enterprises and government departments.
Report finds malware downloads rise 900% - that's one every 81 seconds
An organisation can get hit by malware 971 times per hour - or 23,304 times per day. And every 81 seconds, a known malware is downloaded.
Local Check Point channel leading way with new threat-as-a-service offerings
Check Point's ANZ partners will be first in the world to market with new channel-driven threat-as-a-service offerings providing threat cloud services.
Employees download new malware every four seconds, says Check Point
“Innovations like cloud, mobility and IoT are changing the way we deploy, the way we consume, and the way we secure technology."
Cybertech conference highlights rise in APAC cyber attacks
"They learn the targets and the vulnerabilities and they know how to work like Special Forces. It’s a battlefield in a civilian arena."
Check Point to host Australian channel partners in Israel
"We are honoured that these partners are taking the time and effort to understand and proactively work with Check Point."
Check Point defines new era of security in cloud IT
"Check Point’s proven unified management platform has removed the need to retrain employees again on another solution for the virtual data centre."
Check Point says beware of the Trident Exploits on iOS
Citizen Lab’s discovery exposed 3 zero-day exploits used by “Pegasus,” a lawful interception cyberespionage tool developed by Israeli-based NSO Group.
Check Point appoints new ANZ director of distribution & SMB
Check Point Software has appointed Kash Sharma as the company's new director of distribution and SMB for Australia and New Zealand.
Craig McGregor promoted to top Aussie channel role for Check Point
Check Point has promoted Craig McGregor to head up its Australian channel as the vendor looks to increase share and help partners increase revenue.
Check Point uncovers new vulnerabilities affecting millions of devices
"This process can take months, leaving devices vulnerable in the interim, and users are often not made aware of the risks to their data."
Check Point's new Technical Assistance Centres complement channel partners
Check Point has announced a new Technical Assistance Centre (TAC), 24x7 Incident Response Services for customers & channel partners in the ANZ region.
Check Point research: 2300 active global malware families - and they're growing fast
The amount of global malware families just keeps going, with an increase of 15% in May 2016, totalling 2300 unique and active malware families.
Check Point warns against email scammers posing as utility bills
“It is important organisations review and test backup strategies as ransomware frequently deletes previous versions and encrypt data on file shares."
Photo gallery: Duo resellers board the sushi train
Duo and Check Point treated their resellers to a fun 'Japanese style' evening out in Auckland recently - and we have the evidence...
Check Point rolls out email protection solution for Office 365 users
“Enterprises are increasingly at risk of falling victim to a targeted email attack, and hackers’ methods are constantly evolving."
It's about time Australian businesses invested in cyber security
"Finding ways to maintain proper security as the diversity of technologies continues to grow rapidly is becoming an increasing challenge."
Check Point Software & RAD develop cybersecurity platforms for power providers and utilities operators
The Check Point Software Technologies and RAD joint ventures to develop a cybersecurity programme designed to protect national utility assets.
Protecting critical infrastructure comes down to three key things
"It is not enough to secure the organisation’s IT to ensure the security of the production floor. A multi-layered security strategy is needed."