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On the ground at the first Chillisoft CybersecCon
Experts and partners came together to boost the message that despite our ‘she’ll be right’ attitude, “Cyber attacks have no geographical bounds.”
18 Feb 19
2019: The year attackers steal faces - Forcepoint
While passwords may change, physical biometrics are genetic and specific to each person.
07 Jan 19
Forcepoint and Chillisoft - “a powerful combination”
Following Chillisoft’s portfolio expansion by signing on Forcepoint, the companies’ execs explain how this is a match made in cybersecurity heaven.
13 Dec 18
Chillisoft named as Forcepoint distie for NZ
Chillisoft broadens its offerings by adding Forcepoint’s human-centric cybersecurity solutions to its distribution portfolio.
28 Nov 18
Silver Peak adds Symantec, Forcepoint, McAfee to partner alliance
They join the likes of Palo Alto Networks, OPAQ, Zscaler, and Fortinet in a rapidly expanding security alliance ecosystem.
20 Jun 18
Vulnerability, breach, and patch: Break the vicious cycle
Deploying static defences against a continually evolving attacker makes no sense.
05 Jun 18
VPNFilter malware enslaving home networking devices worldwide
A malware called VPNFilter is quickly becoming the security emergency of the year as the number of infections rises & few ways to defend against it.
25 May 18
Cylance makes three Aussie hires in the name of A/NZ expansion
The cybersecurity company has appointed a national marketing manager, an enterprise sales manager, and a senior sales engineer.
10 May 18
Exclusive interview: More of the same not the answer to data protection
Organisations cannot constrain the problem away and need to find a way for companies to be able to use cloud applications in a secure manner.
07 May 18
Tech Data, Equate recognised at Forcepoint APAC Partner Awards
Key channel partners from across the region attended a two-day conference to learn more about Forcepoint’s human-centric security strategy.
27 Apr 18
Forcepoint unveils new risk-adaptive approach to threat prevention
Dynamic Data Protection, an automated risk response solution, harnesses the power of human-centric behaviour analytics.
27 Apr 18
Qrypter Remote Access Trojan targeting NZ & Australia web domains
A RAT called Qrypter has been used to target organisations around the globe, including those in New Zealand and Australia.
19 Mar 18
The murky world of Australia & Singapore's workforce monitoring laws
Australia’s complexity is second only to the United states when it comes to workforce monitoring.
16 Feb 18
Why Data Privacy Day calls for greater collaboration
Data Privacy Day is a good reminder for organisations to build a human-centric security approach.
26 Jan 18
Cloud Access Security Broker: A force to be reckoned with in the new-age of cloud computing
Before midday I had already accessed and shared information through three cloud based applications for work, and I had checked in to others.
13 Dec 17
Forcepoint updates 'human-centric' security portfolio
Forcepoint recently revealed updates to several features in its ‘human-centric’ security portfolio designed for government agencies and enterprise.
27 Nov 17
Forcepoint appoints new CISO to 'protect the human point'
"Instead of operating in silos of business units, IT and corporate functions, we have to look at cybersecurity through the lens of everyone."
09 Nov 17
Safeguarding users with a Human Point System in security policy
Observing human behaviour and understanding user-intent is the key to better security and to protect against critical business data and IP loss.
02 Oct 17
Forcepoint looks to fuel partner growth with new appointments
The company has put on Tom Flink as vice president of global channel sales and Robert Cipriani as senior channel manager for A/NZ.
29 Sep 17
Hackers steal data through ‘easy back door’ in massive Deloitte breach
In just the last few weeks we’ve had three major breaches go public, and experts say this one could have been easily prevented.
27 Sep 17
Forcepoint's RedOwl acquisition paves way for 'human-centric' security
Cybersecurity firm Forcepoint has spent an undisclosed amount on the acquisition of security analytics provider RedOwl.
30 Aug 17
Forcepoint snaps up former Fortinet APAC sales VP to lead local growth
"George and his team will help lead the charge in delivering the most intelligent systems that facilitate business and foster productivity."
23 Aug 17
Forcepoint announces distie partnership with Orca Tech in Australia
The specialist security distributor will become a key strategic partner for Forcepoint, focusing on both enterprise and government customers.
16 Aug 17
Forcepoint expands with new cybersecurity analytics & data centre offerings
“We see the partnership growing between the CIO and CISO to implement solutions that securely enable the business shift to cloud computing".
26 May 17