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Palo Alto Networks brings WildFire threat intelligence platform to APAC
Palo Alto Networks has brought WildFire Cloud to Asia Pacific with a new base in Singapore, furthering the company’s cloud reach.
Macquarie Bank launches pilot of Australia's first open banking platform
“We’re looking forward to working with third party providers and developers to drive new and more personalised solutions for our customers."
Japan conference to put connected car security in the spotlight
Tokyo’s Kogakuin University is set to host the third annual meeting that puts intense focus on cybersecurity in connected cars this month.
CSIRO's Data61 builds innovative security platform for defence sector
CSIRO’s Data61 has developed new technology for government and defence staff that allows them to securely access multiple computer networks.
Australians turning a blind eye to data backup & security
Some Australians are turning a blind eye to their computer safety – even despite highly publicised cyber attacks, according to a survey from Acronis.
ESET reveals what to watch out for before you buy encryption
Encryption services are becoming a focus for organisations and decision makers as new data protection laws such as the GDPR come into effect.
Why financial services firms shouldn't fear cloud security
Data security concerns may be delaying financial services providers’ move to the cloud, but it’s a fear that is leading to missed opportunities.
Four key steps to improving your cyber defence capabilities
To ensure organisations have effective security strategies in place, they need to rethink the concept of "protection".
Rackspace puts focus on data protection & compliance with newest offering
Managed cloud provider Rackspace has moved further into the cybersecurity market with a new data protection and compliance solution.
AWS launches 'Macie', its newest machine learning security service
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has welcomed the newest addition to its portfolio, a machine learning security service called Amazon Macie.
APAC internet users demand stronger access & right to delete their online information
Internet users across APAC rate cybersecurity, data protection, access, connectivity and privacy as the most important policy-related concerns.
Majority of organisations that think they’re GDPR compliant actually aren’t
A global study from Veritas has made some disconcerting findings, revealing only 2% of supposedly ‘GDPR-ready’ organisations are in fact compliant.
Kiwis, data privacy and IoT: Yeah, nah? Or only for the right reasons?
“People are happy to use their smartwatches to alert police to their location when they need help, but they don’t want police to freely access data."
In depth: Symantec talks data privacy, Europe's GDPR & its major impact on A/NZ
“Some firms have a very low appreciation that the GDPR will apply here, and it will cost them if they stuff it up,” says Symantec's Brian Fletcher.
Gemalto takes home Frost & Sullivan award for security solutions
At its annual awards for tech and innovation in ICT, Frost & Sullivan has recognised Gemalto for its leadership in encryption and data protection
Behind the STRATUS project: The security researchers on a mission to bring data control back to users
Users trust that cloud providers to keep data safe, but they don't know what happens to data once it's in the cloud.
Korea pledges commitment to APEC data privacy rules
Korea is now part of the APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules system, which aims to protect consumer data used in online transactions.
IBM opens new data centre in Poland with cognitive capabilities
IBM Security recently announced the launch of its new European IBM X-Force Command Centre to bolster data security in Europe.
Fujitsu incorporates blockchain to secure data exchange networks
Blockchain is the major centerpiece in Fujitsu's new initiative to improve & secure data exchange networks.
Gigya opens Shanghai data center as China's new cybersecurity rules loom
Customer identity management provider with China’s updated cybersecurity laws.
Are you ready? Only five weeks until China's new data security law comes into effect
With China’s new cybersecurity law only five weeks away, businesses should be preparing and understanding the new rules.
Why a VPN is essential in Australia after the Metadata Retention Law
Use a VPN to protect yourself from the repercussions of the new data retention laws in Australia.
Interview: Commvault on data protection, security & why businesses must prepare for failure
It's not about if, it’s about when, and it’s not about how business protect themselves from breaches but rather how they react following a breach."
Veritas says Aussie firms aren't prepared for EU's new data protection regulations
The Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect next year, and only 30% of Australian businesses are prepared for it, Veritas has found.