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

Penetration testing stories - Page 2

Story image
HackerOne launches penetration testing to empower digital transformation
Wed, 17th Jun 2020
#
devops
#
digital transformation
#
testing
HackerOne's new Pentest offers real-time vulnerability alerts, aiding digital transformation.
Story image
Equifax breach vulnerability surfaces as top network attack in Q3 2019
Mon, 16th Dec 2019
#
firewall
#
malware
#
testing
WatchGuard exposes cyber threats: malware spikes & infamous Equifax bug returns in Q3 report.
Story image
Trustwave introduces dashboard to manage security testing
Mon, 21st Oct 2019
#
testing
#
multi-cloud
#
cios
Trustwave unveils comprehensive security testing portfolio to streamline enterprise cyber defence.
Story image
Orca Tech onboards auto penetration testing company
Mon, 7th Oct 2019
#
testing
#
it distributors
#
penetration testing
Orca Tech allies with Pcysys for automated cybersecurity testing in Australia.
Story image
Security defensive blue teams failing to catch offensive red teams - Exabeam
Mon, 19th Aug 2019
#
testing
#
penetration testing
#
report
35% of respondents claim that the blue team never or rarely catches the red team, while 62% say they are caught occasionally or often.
Story image
Cylance report looks into questionable pentesting practices
Mon, 12th Aug 2019
#
testing
#
gdpr
#
ai security
The report demonstrates how the line distinguishing pentesting exercises from actual threat actor behaviour has thinned.
Story image
Search and destroy: Secure your web apps with zero false-positives
Mon, 20th Aug 2018
#
application security
#
testing
#
devsecops
High-Tech Bridge leads with AI in app security testing, offering zero-false positive guarantee.
Story image
Trustwave releases facial recognition tool for pentesters
Thu, 9th Aug 2018
#
surveillance
#
testing
#
biometrics
Social Mapper takes an automated approach to searching popular social media sites for names and pictures of individuals.
Story image
Singapore IMDA launches GoSecure cybersecurity programme for Singapore ICT firms
Wed, 23rd May 2018
#
testing
#
cybersecurity
#
security vulnerabilities
Singapore's IMDA partners with SIT to boost cybersecurity for ICT firms through the GoSecure initiative.
Story image
Brisbane cybersecurity startup protects $1 billion worth of ICO funding from hackers
Mon, 23rd Apr 2018
#
blockchain
#
testing
#
cybersecurity
Entersoft’s ‘one stop shop’ approach to cybersecurity has paid off to the tune of $1 billion worth of initial coin offerings.
Story image
What cyber security needs to go beyond the network
Wed, 7th Mar 2018
#
testing
#
network management
#
firewall
Forward thinking companies are going beyond penetration testing to employ a more holistic approach to cyber security.
Story image
APAC to be the fastest-growing region for security assessment services
Mon, 22nd Jan 2018
#
cloud services
#
testing
#
penetration testing
Asia Pacific will be a hotspot for security assessment vendors as it becomes the fastest growing region in the world between 2017-2022.
Story image
In depth: A lawyer's perspective on ethical hacking & penetration testing in Asia
Thu, 26th Oct 2017
#
breach prevention
#
testing
#
cybersecurity
What is‘ethical hacking’ in an organisation and are there any grey areas in the law? We sat down with RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Jack Ow to find out.
Story image
Interview: Sense of Security talks red teaming, DevSecOps and 'box ticking'
Tue, 24th Oct 2017
#
devops
#
project management
#
testing
Sense of Security, an Australian information security company, has discovered a vulnerability in Emsisoft's Anti-Malware software.
Story image
RIoT Solutions ramps up security capabilities to match business growth
Tue, 3rd Oct 2017
#
testing
#
broadband
#
penetration testing
RIoT Solutions, the Australian IoT specialist, is emphasising security as a top priority and has seen increasing demand for its services.
Story image
Equifax breach indicates need to evolve cyber security thinking
Tue, 19th Sep 2017
#
testing
#
breach prevention
#
ai
The Equifax hack, exposing outdated cyber security practices, prompts a pivot towards AI-enhanced defences.
Story image
The legal impact of data protection and management in the digital age
Tue, 18th Apr 2017
#
breach prevention
#
testing
#
cybersecurity
As organisations look towards data to track patterns, they should also be mindful of the legal regulations that govern data protection and breaches.
Story image
Identity theft - have you ever pen tested procedures?
Mon, 20th Mar 2017
#
testing
#
mfa
#
cios
There is a focus on technical aspects of penetration tests, network and application security, while the chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
Story image
RIoT Solutions security team snaps up 'gruelling' OSCP certification
Mon, 20th Mar 2017
#
it training
#
testing
#
cybersecurity
RIoT Solutions’ security team has proven that its up to scratch in their cyber expertise, after three of its top experts gained OSCP Certification.