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SeComPass brings Unisys Stealth security solutions to NZ
SeComPass has joined the Unisys Security Global Channel Partner program with the intention to offer the Unisys Stealth suite of security solutions in New Zealand.
Webinar on demand: Managing physical & digital security threats post-COVID
Everbridge chats to seven security leaders to discuss security during- and post-COVID.
Tesserent & Claroty ink reseller deal to secure OT environments across A/NZ
“We are delighted to add Claroty to Rivium’s portfolio, deepening our capabilities in the OT sector and providing enhanced opportunities for both new and existing customers in Australia and New Zealand.”
Human error remains leading cause of cyber attacks
Many breaches result from inadequate security hygiene and a lack of attention to detail.
Waikato DHB cyber attack: 'Sense of violation' over data hack claim
There is widespread alarm about what might happen to highly sensitive patient and staff information from Waikato District Health Board, that hackers claim to have obtained.
2020 stocktake found health IT systems vulnerable to 'significant' cyber attacks
The government and district health boards were warned last year the country's health IT systems are vulnerable to "significant" cyber threats.
Double extortion attacks causing significant business disruption
Sophisticated double extortion attacks targeting essential industries is causing significant business disruption, a new report has found.
How SASE is helping organisations forge new digital work experiences
More organisations are reimagining the way that staff connect from remote locations, writes ThousandEyes principal solutions architect Mike Hicks.
LogRhythm expands Aussie distribution with Chillisoft
LogRhythm and Chillisoft will now enable more resellers in Australia to offer cybersecurity solutions which can detect, respond and neutralise cyber threats by aligning technologies, teams and processes.
Waikato DHB cyber attack: Medical files may have been taken
Waikato District Health Board and the Minister of Health cannot rule out the possibility medical files have fallen into the wrong hands after last week's cyber attack, but say they are working hard to get to the bottom of the problem.
Universities turn to privileged access management as they adopt Essential Eight cybersecurity strategies
The education sector continues to be a key target for a cyber attack.
DDoS attack volumes on the rise - report
By the end of 2020, the extortionists started circling back to earlier victims who did not pay ransom in earlier attempts, reusing their attack research.
ConnectWise launches cybersecurity-based partner programme
“Cybersecurity will represent about 50% of a TSPs revenue by 2022—but it can be challenging for TSPs to know where to start."
How to use an origin shield to protect your CDNs from DDoS attacks
One of the ways of preventing DDoS attacks is through the use of what is called an origin shield.
Healthcare, manufacturing and finance sectors accounted for 62% of all cyber-attacks in 2020
The healthcare industry was the hardest hit, with 97% of all hostile activity targeted at the industry being web application or application-specific attacks.
Avast launches new Business Hub platform for partners and businesses
Avast has announced the official launch of its security platform Avast Business Hub for partners and businesses.
Trend Micro given the highest score in threat prevention report
Independent research firm Forrester has given Trend Micro the highest possible score in threat prevention.
Cybersecurity company Vectra AI announces Tony Bauman as new country manager for A/NZ
Cybersecurity company Vectra AI has announced a new country manager for Australia and New Zealand.
CrowdStrike launches industry-first adversary-focused cloud security solution
"To proactively protect organisations who are rapidly adopting the cloud, security teams must go beyond indicators of misconfiguration to understand the actors targeting them and the tools being used."
Three ways to prioritise cybersecurity for maximum protection
CISOs should implement this three-pronged approach to prioritising cybersecurity concerns, writes Fortinet regional director for ANZ Jon McGettigan.
Fortinet: Seamless security into the cloud at any edge, any scale
Jon McGettigan, Fortinet A/NZ Regional Director, provides a strategy to extend current security policies into hybrid clouds & create a foundation for secure, scalable edge computing.
McAfee’s new expansion combines AI learning techniques with human analysis
McAfee has released a substantial expansion to its XDR platform aimed at proactively stopping targeted attacks.
UPDATED: IT systems down at Waikato Hospital & DHB, 'cybersecurity incident' confirmed
Waikato Hospital has this morning begun turning outpatients away from scheduled bookings after a major outage affecting its IT and phone systems.
BlackLine achieves ISO/IEC 27017:2015 security compliance
BlackLine follows information security standards in cloud services, supported by policies that enforce data security and privacy.