ThreatQuotient launches automation capability for detection and response
"The focus of ThreatQ TDR Orchestrator is data, not process. In detection and response, what is learned when performing an action is far more important than the action itself."
Interpol announces it will join the Coalition Against Stalkerware
Why DevSecOps must strive for effective enforcement measures
Avast identifies new cryptocurrency malware Hackboss
Targeted ransomware attacks on the rise, Kaspersky finds
'Catastrophic forgetting': What it is, and how to prevent it
A look at the MS Exchange zero-days and how to protect your business
Why uptime and performance are key to cloud security
The cloud has virtually infinite redundancy, storage and compute power, so why reinvent it? True cloud security should be delivered from the cloud itself.
Data breaches enabling blackmail, extortion and intellectual property theft
Data breaches and cyberattacks are no longer just an online issue.
Corporate security failing to keep pace in new COVID-19 world
Corporate security is failing to keep pace in the new normal of remote working in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, says Fujitsu.
Fortinet looks to reduces cyber skills gap with Training Advancement Agenda
“Fortinet is committed to solving today’s biggest cyber challenges, including addressing the talent shortage the industry faces, as both a technology company and learning organisation."
Fortinet: Reduce risk with consistent security
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet A/NZ Director, Security Solutions, explains how consistent security can reduce risk whilst streamlining NOC/SOC operations and minimising costs.
IoT connections to generate $16 billion in security revenue as new threat vectors arise
"There are limited IoT security solutions in the market, due in large part to the fragmented nature of the IoT itself."
Entrust acquires identity verification company WorldReach
Global security company Entrust has acquired WorldReach, enabling solutions for Digital Traveller and Citizen Identity experiences.
ThycoticCentrify launches additions to DevOps Secrets Vault
"With the need for cloud security skyrocketing, enterprises can now address these new use cases more efficiently with an integrated solution.”
Automotive Security Research Group selects ThreatQuotient
ThreatQuotient is throwing its weight behind the development of automotive cybersecurity, specifically threat intelligence sharing for automotive products.
Cloud native computing adoption sees increase in security concerns
"We are at a pivot point in terms of the evolution of both the developers role as well as a transformation within the security industry as a whole."
Why the rise of containers has created a vulnerability crisis
A rise in the use of Kubernetes and Docker services — and increased adoption of DevOps methodologies — have all contributed to the rise in popularity of containers. But as with all emerging technologies, there are risks.
New research by Netacea into digital fingerprint and identity thief
Bot detection and mitigation company Netacea has published new research into the Genesis Market, an invite-only deep web marketplace that trades in digital fingerprints and enables buyers to impersonate victims online.
Greater demand for modern data protection, disaster recovery as COVID sees increase in attacks
Data-driven organisations must evaluate evolving requirements for backup and disaster recovery to combat emerging workload challenges.
Auth0 launches new feature for business customer identities
"We are thrilled to launch Auth0 Organizations as our next-generation offering for easy onboarding, authentication, and administration of business customers.”
Trend Micro launches cloud security platform on AWS Marketplace
Organisations that build on AWS are now able to leverage Trend Micro Cloud One to protect their cloud-based environments.
Entrust launches PKI as-a-Service to better secure cloud apps
The next generation of its high-assurance PKI, Entrust PKIaaS, is designed to be secure, quick to deploy, scale on-demand, and run in the cloud.
Fortinet releases 5G optimised solutions for networking and security
Tthe FortiGate 7121F delivers the security necessary for 5G networks and enterprise Zero Trust Access, while FortiExtender 511F-5G provides wireless WAN connectivity for SD-WAN and SASE solutions.
Organisations faced unprecedented ransomware risk in 2020
Enterprises faced unprecedented cybersecurity risk in 2020 from increasing attack volume, the pandemic-driven digital transformation of work, and generally deficient cyber preparedness and training.
Palo Alto Networks establishes cybersecurity consulting group Unit 42
The group will help enterprises respond to emerging threats as they navigate an increase in costly, crippling cyberattacks.
New onboarding standard to secure Internet of Things launched
A new onboarding standard to secure Internet of Things has been created by the FIDO Alliance.
Voyager launches customer experience squad for flagship VoIP solution
The updated solution will focus on improving customer interactions, behind the scenes operations, and system improvements.
Massive WHO scam busted - 'DarkPath Scammers' group suspected
The scam campaign comprised a network of 134 websites that attempted to lure people in by asking them to take a survey for a monetary reward.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - SonicWall manager dissects zero trust security
Today’s interviewee is SonicWall head of presales for APAC, Yuvraj Pradhan, who discusses various talking points surrounding zero trust security.
The challenge of ensuring effective protection against DNS attacks
The ways in which bad actors can use DNS to mount attacks are numerous. Here are some of the most popular ones.
Threat notification isn’t the solution – it’s a starting point
With Sophos MTR, organisations are backed by a team of threat hunters who take targeted actions to neutralise even the most sophisticated threats.
CrowdStrike launches integrations to advance NDR for enterprise
"This integration with NDR partners provides mutual customers a comprehensive, holistic cybersecurity solution with enhanced visibility, streamlined detection and response and frictionless automation."
Attivo Networks announces SentinelOne integration to increase threat protection
The integrated solution creates a defence against sophisticated attackers and provides comprehensive coverage across a broad set of attack techniques, as documented in the MITRE ATT&CK matrix.
How to mitigate business transformation risk
The coming years hold lots of fresh business opportunities for those positioned and ready to take advantage of them.
eCommerce losses to online payment fraud to exceed $20 billion in 2021
The use of artificial intelligence will enable behavioural biometrics in this area, which will increase security across all potential fraud channels.
Messaging app used to control and distribute malware
Hackers are using instant messaging app Telegram for remote control and distribution of malware, according to Check Point Research.
You're invited: Join CorPlan in Wellington for IBM Think 2021
IBM Think 2021 is just around the corner and it’s shaping up to be a huge event that brings the latest in artificial intelligence, data, and hybrid cloud to everyone.
New research reveals customer behaviour around fraud risks
"Timeliness is key, you must get the alert in front of people at the exact moment they are at risk of fraud. Without this, banks will continue to spend huge amounts of money on fraud prevention messaging that will never have an impact."
Quest Software launches solutions for operations, protection and governance
"We are excited about this new strategic direction and believe it will deliver strong value for our global customers as they further their data-centric transformation projects."
CISOs facing rising security debts
Chief information security officers are facing a rising security debt to secure their organisations against an increasing volume of attacks by well-armed criminals.
Sharp increase in cyber attacks in last quarter of 2020 - report
There was an increase in the number of attacks aimed at the trade industry and medical institutions, as well in the number of social engineering attacks on individuals.
Vectra AI releases new endpoint integration to Cognito platform
Cloud network detection and response company Vectra AI has released extended endpoint detection and response native integration into its Cognito platform.
Hackers hit Apple with ransomware, MacBook design files exposed
Hackers are attempting to extort Apple in exchange for not leaking stolen files.
A guide to combating Active Directory misconfigurations
With so many attacks abusing misconfigurations in Active Directory, it’s time to fix it, writes Attivo Networks regional director for ANZ Jim Cook.
COVID-19 has changed the way companies handle data security
According to data classification company Titus, the rise in remote working under COVID-19 has delivered far-reaching changes in how we do business, with significant implications for CISOs, compliance, and data governance officers.
Protecting endpoints (and users) that have left the office
To access work emails, it may suffice to use with multi-factor authentication. But if users want to access customer data, that security control isn’t enough.
Dell Technologies partners with SecureWorks for new security service
The new Dell Technologies Managed Detection and Response powered by Secureworks TaegisXDR provides 24/7 security across endpoint devices, data centre networks and cloud environments.
Kaspersky launches new course to defend users against doxing
"Knowing the threats that are out there makes it easier to take measures to avoid them, and one such threat is doxing - the act of gathering and revealing identifying information about someone online against their will."