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Amplifying AI-powered cybersecurity to counter growing threats
3 days ago
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network infrastructure
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breach prevention
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ai security
Rising cybersecurity threats compel companies to leverage AI and cross-border collaboration, amid an expected AU $7.3bn investment in Australia's security infrastructure in 2024.
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Upwind fortifies Cloud Security Platform with identity security
5 days ago
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cloud security
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breach prevention
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auditing
Faced with a sharp increase in security breaches, Upwind is stepping up its Cloud Security Platform with a new focus on identity security, providing a comprehensive solution to Cloud Identity Entitlement Management (CIEM) concerns.
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Fastly introduces Bot Management to combat online fraud
This month
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application security
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breach prevention
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cybersecurity
Fastly has launched its Bot Management system, a cybersecurity advancement aimed at thwarting bot-triggered online fraud and abuses.
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Zyxel Networks highlights AI's key role in SMB network management
Last month
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ransomware
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network management
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malware
Zyxel Networks showcases how artificial intelligence can revolutionise network infrastructure management, especially for SMBs, by optimising operations, security, and performance.
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BackBox introduces major update to Network Vulnerability Manager
Last month
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ransomware
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breach prevention
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security breaches
BackBox enhances network vulnerability management with an update to its Network Vulnerability Manager, allowing organisations to mark mitigated Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures, thus refining their risk scores and optimising remediation efforts.
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The transformative role of advanced video in Australian healthcare
Last month
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big data
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video
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bi
Advanced video management software (VMS) is revolutionising Australian healthcare, significantly enhancing safety and efficiency, whilst improving the overall patient journey and ensuring more effective security.
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Portnox unveils Conditional Access for Applications to improve data security
Last month
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vpn
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saas
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breach prevention
Cloud-security provider Portnox fortifies application security with its new offering, 'Conditional Access for Applications', offering passwordless authentication and endpoint risk management.
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NormCyber unveils service to enhance cyber incident readiness
Last month
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martech
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cx
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advanced persistent threat protection
NormCyber, a Fareham-based risk management firm, rolls out an Incident Response Readiness Assessment service to combat a 64% rise in cyber incidents by simulating attacks and fine-tuning their response.
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Titans of Tech - Ameya Talwalkar of Cequence Security
Last month
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cx
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martech
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breach prevention
Meet Ameya Talwalkar, the Founder and CEO of Cequence Security, who are transforming digital security with its innovative and comprehensive approach to API vulnerabilities.
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Australian firms exposed: 78% can't manage printer fleets remotely
Last month
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printing
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breach prevention
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compliance
SOTI's latest study reveals 78% of Australian businesses are not able to effectively manage their printer fleets remotely, significantly increasing security risks.
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Silver SAML, a new cyber threat, uncovered by Semperis researchers
Last month
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microsoft
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martech
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breach prevention
Semperis researchers have identified a potential new threat called Silver SAML that exploits SAML to attack from cloud identity providers such as Entra ID, potentially endangering applications like Salesforce or ServiceNow.
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Effective risk management: A key ingredient in the recipe for successful modernisation
Tue, 27th Feb 2024
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cloud services
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microsoft
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public cloud
Modern business success hinges not only on adopting modernisation, but ensuring efficient risk management to avoid project failure, disruption, cost surges and workforce management issues.
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QIC collaboration leads to Project Safe-Guard creation
Tue, 27th Feb 2024
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video
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cloud services
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partner programmes
QIC partners with Axis, Milestone and PMT Security to launch Project Safe-Guard, transforming their traditional security infrastructure into a proactive, tech-enhanced system preventing self-harm and security breaches.
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Four enterprise mobility trends shaping 2024
Thu, 15th Feb 2024
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byod
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cloud services
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saas
Enterprise mobility in 2024 will be driven by the integration of IoT, enhanced mobile security measures, the rise of edge computing, and the use of augmented reality in operations.
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The role of Privilege Access Management in achieving robust cybersecurity
Mon, 5th Feb 2024
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ransomware
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pam
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phishing
Privilege Access Management (PAM), with its ability to control key digital accounts, is proving crucial in combating rising cybersecurity threats posed by misuse of digital identities, a key source of business disruption.
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Over 50% of businesses hit by security gaps due to under-resourced teams
Fri, 2nd Feb 2024
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ueba
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breach prevention
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cybersecurity
Exabeam and IDC's report reveals that 57% of global firms faced serious cyberattacks in the past year due to security team overload and lack of automated threat detection.
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Venafi launches solution to combat software supply chain attacks
Fri, 26th Jan 2024
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apple
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smartphones
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malware
Venafi has unveiled the Stop Unauthorized Code Solution, designed to bolster enterprise security against software supply chain attacks by preventing unauthorised code in any operating system.
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Two-thirds of board members lack training in cyber resilience
Tue, 9th Jan 2024
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it training
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breach prevention
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cybercrime
Almost two-thirds of board members lack adequate cyber resilience training, raising concerns over potential effects of cyber attacks, says new report.
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AI's pivotal role in cybersecurity valued at $60.6bn by 2028
Thu, 28th Dec 2023
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ransomware
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ml
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advanced persistent threat protection
Artificial intelligence is set to revolutionise cybersecurity with predicted global market growth to $60.6 billion by 2028.
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Surge in e-commerce platforms sees rise of counterfeit goods
Wed, 6th Dec 2023
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contact centre
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chatbots
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breach prevention
Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) offers a solution to the growing problem of counterfeit goods on ecommerce platforms.
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Utimaco launches u.trust LAN Crypt Cloud to boost data protection
Mon, 4th Dec 2023
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microsoft
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encryption
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breach prevention
Utimaco introduces u.trust LAN Crypt Cloud, an innovative solution enhancing data protection against unauthorised access and cyber threats.
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Amazon unveils advanced palm-based security system
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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cloud services
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public cloud
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ml
AWS launches Amazon One Enterprise, a cutting-edge, palm-based identity service, offering enhanced security for physical spaces and digital assets.
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A reality check on email security threats in healthcare
Mon, 27th Nov 2023
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firewall
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it in healthcare
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email security
Email-based cyberattacks have been around for decades, yet they remain widespread, ever-evolving — and persistently successful.
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Lack of AI expertise, not cost, the biggest barrier to AI adoption in Asia-Pacific
Wed, 22nd Nov 2023
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cloud services
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siem
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breach prevention
Shortage of skilled experts, not financial concerns, deemed the primary obstacle to AI adoption in Asia-Pacific.