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Ransomware infection? Here’s how you control the damage
Ransomware has evolved to be more sophisticated and targeted, and remains a threat to businesses of all sizes.
12 Nov 18
Ransomware: What to do if your business is hit
Ransomware has evolved to be more sophisticated, crafty and targeted and remains a threat to businesses of all sizes.
08 Nov 18
Trustwave releases facial recognition tool for pentesters
Social Mapper takes an automated approach to searching popular social media sites for names and pictures of individuals.
09 Aug 18
IDC names Trustwave ‘leader’ in APAC MSSP report
Trustwave has moved into the leader position from the major player category in the previous year.
06 Aug 18
Finding the right MSSP for your business: A buyer's guide
Security. It’s the supporting backbone of every business but it can often feel like an uphill struggle for internal security teams.
06 Aug 18
Why you need to go beyond SIEM to stay secure
Advanced threats are bypassing traditional security measures and are compromising the integrity of IT environments at an alarming rate.
06 Aug 18
Report: Cybersecurity pressures on the rise - but there is a solution
Trustwave's annual survey found that for the fifth consecutive year security professionals are feeling more stress, but there are some bright spots.
06 Aug 18
It’s G-Day: GDPR now operational so what do the experts think?
GDPR is now officially live and the hype is reaching manic levels with the term beating 'Beyoncé' on Google this week - here's what the experts think.
25 May 18
New report delves deep into cybercrime - and forecasts its future
Now in its tenth year, Trustwave has released its encyclopaedic report that details both current and future threats that are crucial to be aware of.
06 Apr 18
Gartner positions Trustwave as a new “Leader” in MQ for managed security services
Trustwave was previously positioned as a Challenger in the 2017 version of the report, marking its first appearance in the report.
02 Mar 18
Scammers disguise ASIC spam campaigns through genuine email marketing firm
Scammers abused an online email marketing company to send spam that appear to be from the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC).
22 Feb 18
New email spam campaign ditches traditional Office macro infection tactic
A new wave of spam emails use Microsoft Office documents to download password stealers without having to activate Macros.
19 Feb 18
Full list of NETGEAR router vulnerabilities revealed - is your device on the list?
Many NETGEAR routers were subject to vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to take control of the devices through a password recovery feature.
09 Feb 18
Crypto-miners creating havoc for businesses: Coinhive 'Most Wanted' malware
Crypto-mining malware variants are causing headaches for enterprises and their computers as website owners try to recoup revenue, says Check Point.
16 Jan 18
5 predictions for 2018 from channel insiders
ChannelLife has gathered information from several insiders and come up with five predictions for the A/NZ channel in 2018.
14 Dec 17
Malicious cryptocurrency miners shift focus to Google Play
Cryptocurrency miners are spreading beyond computer operating systems and on to Android applications through Google Play.
31 Oct 17
The Coinhive cryptocurrency miner - more trouble than it's worth?
"Somewhere between malicious use, irresponsible use and implementation, it seems that end-users always come out on the losing end of this deal."
16 Oct 17
Trustwave weighs in on last month's Xero phishing spoof
Cybersecurity firm Trustwave has put a recent phishing campaign appearing to be from Kiwi company Xero under the spotlight.
13 Sep 17
Trustwave exposes backdoor in DblTek devices; vendor issues poor patch & goes silent
DblTek left vulnerabilities in its IoT devices, tried to hide the vulnerability, issued shoddy patches and cut off all contact with Trustwave.
06 Mar 17
NETGEAR committed to proactive approach in router vulnerability saga
"Netgear does appreciate and value having security concerns brought to our attention. We constantly monitor for both known and unknown threats."
02 Feb 17
Trustwave uncovers major vulnerabilities in NETGEAR routers
Trustwave researchers have discovered vulnerability in 31 models of NETGEAR routers, potentially affecting millions of devices.
31 Jan 17
Optus opens $10 million Advanced Security Operations Centre for 'truly global cyber view'
Optus Business has opened the doors to its new $10 million Advanced Security Operations Centre (ASOC), attracting managed security services providers.
07 Nov 16
Turning up the security heat on IoT: TRANE Comfortlink XL850
IoT is proving a minefield of security hazards. Trustwave researcher Jeff Kitson finds a problem with TRANE's Comfortlink XL850 thermostat.
09 Aug 16
Potential Windows zero-day security exploit worth $90,000 on underground market
A single Windows zero-day vulnerability could be sold amongst the underground cybercrime market, potentially affecting more than 1.5 billion users.
02 Jun 16