National Security stories
Armis acquires CTCI, forms AI-powered cybersecurity powerhouse
Armis acquires AI threat intelligence firm, CTCI, boosting its forecast abilities and creating a powerful new Global Threat Intelligence Service.
Flare uncovers cyber threat landscape by Russian hackers
Cybersecurity firm Flare exposes the escalating threat posed by initial access brokers on Russian hacking forums.
PMT Communications welcomes industry veterans as part of expansion
PMT Communications, a subsidiary of PMT Security, enlists seasoned industrial veterans for its key executive roles, signalling its strategy towards comprehensive expansion.
VIAVI solutions awarded $21.7 million NTIA grant for Open RAN project
VIAVI Solutions lands a substantial $21.7M grant from the U.S. NTIA to further their Open RAN project, touted to revolutionise the telecom supply chain while fortifying Arizona's burgeoning tech scene.
AI chatbots posing risks of terrorism incitement – expert
AI chatbots could potentially radicalise new waves of violent extremists, underscoring the need for revised terrorism laws.
Tenable Solutions passes IRAP assessment for optimal cyber security
Tenable Solutions successfully passes a PROTECTED level IRAP assessment, reinforcing its commitment to top cyber security standards.
Military cyber security market to reach $7.2 billion by 2029
Surge predicted in military cyber security market, poised to reach a significant $7.2bn by 2029, according to figures from Adroit Market Research.
Gartner predicts key trends in M&A landscape through 2024
Gartner outlines key trends in the M&A landscape, driving focus on tech opportunities, AI adoption and regulatory complexities.
AI focus to drive global M&A activity upswing in 2024, says Gartner
Gartner predicts that a renewed emphasis on technology, particularly AI, will boost the global M&A market in 2024 after a downturn in activity.
Intel's supercomputers earn top spots in global TOP500 list
Intel adds 23 new systems to the TOP500 list, including 4 in the top 10, featuring Data Centre GPU Max Series and 4th Gen Xeon Scalable processors.
McGrathNicol teams up with SentinelOne to boost cyber attack readiness
McGrathNicol Advisory has partnered with SentinelOne to enhance cybersecurity capabilities, using the Singularity Data Lake for threat intelligence.
Tarian Technologies launches groundbreaking data security software, Need2Know
Tarian Technologies unveils Need2Know, a progressive multi-tier encryption software, enhancing data security measures.
Roke secures £40m contract for the British Army's ISTAR programme
UK innovator Roke secures £40m contract with British Army for creating an integrated ISTAR system to enhance data-led decision making.
Critical infrastructure: Beyond just cyber security
Australia's critical infrastructure security is a vital part of national competitiveness, requiring compliance with new regulations.
Thales Australia appoints Duncan Lewis AO DSC CSC as New Board Chair
Thales Australia has appointed Duncan Lewis AO DSC CSC, former Secretary of Defence and Director-General of ASIO as Chair of its Board.
Protegrity’s new borderless data solution to aid compliance
The solution aids global enterprises in navigating an increasingly regulated, fragmented data privacy landscape by enabling data transfers across geographies.
Integrated space and spatial industry key to securing Australia's future
National coalition unveils roadmap to integrate space and geospatial industries for Australia's economic success and national security.
Former NSA Director Joins Duality Advisory Board
Former NSA Director Michael Rogers joins Duality Technologies as advisor for privacy-preserving data collaboration in public and private sectors.
OECD adopts privacy safeguards while accessing personal data
The agreement is on approaches to safeguarding the privacy and other freedoms when accessing personal data for national security and law enforcement purposes.
Datacentres in NZ: PM's office rejects OIA request on briefings over plans
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern refuses to disclose her discussions with major tech companies regarding data centres in New Zealand.
The ANU & Accenture tackle diversity in national security podcast
Technology is constantly evolving, so in an industry where change and innovation are crucial to surviving, shouldn’t workplace diversity be a priority, too?.
Fortinet appoints Nicole Quinn as APAC head of government relations
Fortinet appoints Nicole Quinn as APAC Head of Government Relations to position the company with key government stakeholders in the cybersecurity debates.
Government cooperation key to stopping cyber attacks
The majority of respondents from a recent Trellix report believe government-led initiatives can play an important role in protection against cyber threats.
Macquarie Government appoints Mike Foster as Director of Strategic Growth
Macquarie Government has appointed former CEO of Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand, Mike Foster, as Director of Strategic Growth.