SecurityBrief New Zealand - Technology news for CISOs & cybersecurity decision-makers

Akamai stories - Page 2

Story image
Akamai unveils updates for its managed security service
Wed, 5th Apr 2023
#
ddos
#
managed services
#
cloud services
Customers will now have increased access to Akamai security experts to help protect them from sophisticated cyberattacks.
Story image
TriSearch appoints Chris Gibbs, technology veteran, as CEO
Tue, 14th Mar 2023
#
saas
#
cybersecurity
#
akamai
Australian company triSearch appoints technology industry veteran Chris Gibbs as new CEO to accelerate growth and expansion domestically and internationally.
Story image
Akamai Technologies extends protection to reduce attack surfaces
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
#
firewall
#
network security
#
breach prevention
Akamai Technologies has launched the Akamai Hunt security service, designed to identify and address evasive threats and risks.
Story image
Botnet detection market to be US$11 billion by 2032: FMI
Wed, 1st Mar 2023
#
malware
#
smartphones
#
technology gifts
The adoption of botnet detection is estimated to grow with a CAGR of 33.6% from 2022 to 2032; hence measures must be undertaken to mitigate bot traffic.
Story image
Akamai announces Auckland cloud data centre
Fri, 24th Feb 2023
#
cloud services
#
colocation
#
cybersecurity
Cloud services provider Akamai Technologies is building a Scrubbing Centre and Cloud Data Centre in Auckland to defend against DDoS attacks.
Story image
Return of the Hacktivists: Financial services industry under DDoS fire
Fri, 17th Feb 2023
#
ddos
#
fintech
#
akamai
DDoS can serve as a cover for other, potentially more damaging cyber activities such as infiltration and exfiltration of data and malware installation.
Story image
Akamai launches new connected cloud and computing services
Wed, 15th Feb 2023
#
colocation
#
cloud services
#
public cloud
The new services offer a fundamentally different approach to the cloud by integrating core and distributed computing sites with a massively scaled edge network.
Story image
Akamai 'building the cloud the next decade needs' with latest release
Wed, 15th Feb 2023
#
cloud services
#
akamai
#
strategic it
Akamai Technologies has launched Akamai Connected Cloud, a massively distributed edge and cloud platform for computing, security and content delivery.
Story image
Akamai unveils next generation DDoS defense platform
Thu, 3rd Nov 2022
#
ddos
#
colocation
#
cybersecurity
Akamai Technologies expands its DDoS protection platform with global rollout of new scrubbing centres, increasing defense capacity to 20 Tbps.
Story image
Hyland appoints Craig Kermond as Partner Manager for the APAC region
Fri, 14th Oct 2022
#
alfresco
#
akamai
#
nz
Craig Kermond appointed Partner Manager for APAC region, expanding Hyland's partnerships in Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. #sales #partnerships.
Story image
Forrester names Akamai as web application firewall leader
Fri, 30th Sep 2022
#
ddos
#
firewall
#
network management
Akamai named a Leader in Forrester's Web Application Firewalls report, with standout detection capabilities and customer praise.
Story image
Aliro Quantum appoints Michael Wood as Chief Marketing Officer
Fri, 16th Sep 2022
#
cloud services
#
it automation
#
vmware
Aliro Quantum has appointed Michael Wood as its first CMO, with responsibility for global marketing initiatives and growth marketing.
Story image
Attacks on gaming companies more than double over past year
Tue, 9th Aug 2022
#
gaming
#
ddos
#
technology gifts
The State of the Internet report shows gaming companies and gamer accounts are at risk, following a surge in web application attacks post pandemic.
Story image
Research shows attacks on the gaming industry are getting worse
Mon, 8th Aug 2022
#
malware
#
gaming
#
cloud services
Web application attacks in the gaming sector have grown by 167% from Q1 2021 to Q1 2022, according to new research from Akamai.
Story image
Manufacturing industry hard hit by ransomware, Akamai finds
Thu, 28th Jul 2022
#
malware
#
ransomware
#
it in manufacturing
Akamai Technologies has revealed that nearly 30% of ransomware attacks worldwide launched by Conti targeted the manufacturing industry.
Story image
Akamai research finds PayPal security measures utilised in new phishing scam
Mon, 18th Jul 2022
#
cloud services
#
phishing
#
martech
New research from Akamai has found that a new threat actor is parasitising benign WordPress sites to execute an extensive PayPal phishing scam.
Story image
Akamai researches top three internet security threats
Fri, 10th Jun 2022
#
ransomware
#
malware
#
cybersecurity
Akamai Technologies has released three new research reports focusing on ransomware, web applications and APIs, and DNS traffic.
Story image
Akamai and Fujitsu team up to protect ANZ orgs against threats
Fri, 6th May 2022
#
advanced persistent threat protection
#
partner programmes
#
akamai
Akamai Technologies and Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand have entered a strategic relationship to assist organisations in the region.
Story image
Global bot security market to reach US$2.5 billion by 2032
Fri, 6th May 2022
#
ddos
#
cloud services
#
cybersecurity
The global bot security market to reach US$2.5 billion by 2032 driven by a growing need for cyber security, according to a new report.
Story image
WAF Multi-Vector and DDoS attacks are spiking in Australia
Wed, 4th May 2022
#
ddos
#
cloud services
#
breach prevention
According to a new observation by Akamai, Australia has experienced a massive spike in WAF Multi-Vector and DDoS attacks.
Story image
Akamai announces new products across security, computing
Tue, 3rd May 2022
#
cloud services
#
iaas
#
servers
Akamai expands its product line with new offerings in security, compute, and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) markets.
Story image
CleverTap appoints Anand Venkatraman as chief operating officer
Tue, 26th Apr 2022
#
saas
#
microsoft
#
sales
CleverTap, a mobile marketing firm, has appointed Anand Venkatraman as its COO. He brings over two decades of experience in building global teams.
Story image
CleverTap appoints Anand Venkatraman as Chief operating officer
Tue, 26th Apr 2022
#
saas
#
microsoft
#
akamai
CleverTap, a user retention platform, appoints Anand Venkatraman as COO, bringing his two decades of experience from Freshworks, Akamai, and Microsoft.
Story image
Forrester names Akamai Leader in 2022 bot management report
Tue, 19th Apr 2022
#
cloud services
#
iaas
#
vr
Akamai has announced that Forrester has named it a Leader in its 2022 Bot Management Wave report, acknowledging the company’s standout vision.