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Amazon Web Services / AWS
Forcepoint announces three new integrations with AWS Security Hub
The collaboration will help users consolidate their high priority alerts across their AWS accounts, says Forcepoint.
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Cybersecurity
New security distributor launches in A/NZ
Started by veteran channel leader, Paul Lim, industry experts Ben Minski and Bill Gatsios will work alongside Paul in spearheading the business.
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Cloud Security
Forcepoint increases cloud security presence to cover 128 countries
This PoP expansion brings Forcepoint services to virtually anywhere in the world while delivering optimal security and productivity enhancing capabilities.
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Cybersecurity
FaceApp: Pro version scams, privacy concerns
Along with the viral potential of its popular filters, FaceApp has of late, generated a huge wave of media attention amid concerns about online privacy.
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Partner Programme
EXCLUSIVE: Forcepoint global channel chief talks strategy
As a solution sold 100% via the channel, cybersecurity solutions company Forcepoint places a strong emphasis on its partner relationships.
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Partner awards
Forcepoint 2019 APAC Channel Partner Award winners announced
The company recognized 9 partners across 6 categories based on criteria including overall revenue performance and new business growth secured in 2018.
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Cybersecurity
Failure to prioritize cybersecurity stunting digital transformation – Frost & Sullivan
Security leaders need to look beyond perimeter security, leverage automation, and have a better grasp of the psychology of both cybercriminals and their business users.
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Identity and Access Management
Forcepoint launches new converged cybersecurity solutions
Forcepoint is addressing the need for consolidated, cloud-based security solutions in a deployment-agnostic delivery model.
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Cybersecurity
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.”
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Predictions
2019: The year attackers steal faces - Forcepoint
While passwords may change, physical biometrics are genetic and specific to each person.
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Cybersecurity
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.
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Cybersecurity
Chillisoft named as Forcepoint distie for NZ
Chillisoft broadens its offerings by adding Forcepoint’s human-centric cybersecurity solutions to its distribution portfolio.
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GDPR
The five-step guide to securing data in the cloud - IDC
This is especially important with the implementation of privacy regulations such as GDPR.
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Cloud Security
Securing your cloud data: Point solutions vs single pane of glass
Organisations that can use fewer security products that individually offer more capability are likely to have a lower total cost of ownership.
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Cybersecurity
Ditch the risk: How to deploy O365 without any 'oh no' moments
Microsoft Office 365 risks can quickly turn O365 into an ‘oh no’ moment for businesses, employees, and customers.
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SD-WAN
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.
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Data Protection
Vulnerability, breach, and patch: Break the vicious cycle
Deploying static defences against a continually evolving attacker makes no sense.
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Malware
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.
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Cylance
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.
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Cloud Security
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.
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Channel partners
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.
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Analytics
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.
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Cybercrime
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.
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Network Management
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.