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A solution to the security challenge of legacy applications
Tue, 24th Jan 2023
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application security
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cybersecurity
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cios
Legacy applications are vulnerable to hackers due to outdated security measures. Application-aware workload protection offers a solution.
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Don’t get stuck in the 'panic patching' flywheel – there is a better way!
Wed, 19th Oct 2022
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web development
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cybersecurity
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cso / ciso
It’s an age-old cyber security mantra that all patches must be applied promptly in order to protect against newly discovered threats.
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Applying Aristotle’s ‘First Principles’ to revolutionise cybersecurity
Wed, 20th Jul 2022
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data protection
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cloud services
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advanced persistent threat protection
As the techniques of hackers continue to evolve and become more complex, our approach to security needs an overhaul as well.
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Four ways to secure cloud workloads and your crown jewels
Tue, 29th Mar 2022
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cloud services
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iam
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edr
Cloud workloads are vulnerable to a variety of attacks. Understanding why and adopting runtime protection is crucial.
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Virsec launches Deterministic Protection Platform to protect software workloads
Fri, 28th Jan 2022
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cloud services
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servers
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cios
Virsec launches Deterministic Protection Platform to provide better protection against known and unknown threats to software workloads.
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Virsec looks at next stage of growth with new exec appointment
Fri, 21st Jan 2022
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cybersecurity
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employment
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virsec
Cybersecurity firm Virsec has appointed technology industry veteran Brian Marlier as its chief revenue officer to drive its next stage of growth.
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New Microsoft Defender vulnerability should concern every enterprise - expert
Mon, 15th Nov 2021
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microsoft
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cybersecurity
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security vulnerabilities
Microsoft Defender vulnerability poses significant threat, warns Virsec. With 55 vulnerabilities in total, it is deemed the most concerning by experts.
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Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday announcement 'alarming'
Wed, 15th Sep 2021
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microsoft
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cybersecurity
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patching
Microsoft's recent security updates have revealed alarming vulnerabilities, warns cybersecurity company Virsec.
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Virsec hits $137 million investment milestone after latest round
Thu, 22nd Jul 2021
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cios
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investment
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information protection
Virsec raises $100m in Series C funding from industry players and company builders, bringing total funding to $137m.
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US-based security firm Virsec expands reach in ANZ markets
Fri, 16th Jul 2021
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cybersecurity
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virsec
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anz
Former Palo Alto Networks staffers Rob Nobilo and Ben Burt have been appointed as ANZ sales director and ANZ regional technical services director, respectively.
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Virsec, GHD partnership vows to defend world's critical infrastructure against cyber attacks
Wed, 23rd May 2018
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cybersecurity
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critical infrastructure
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ghd
As part of their global partnership, Virsec and GHD will embark on a roadshow of Australia and New Zealand in July.