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Cyber Criminal
Email fraud identified as top attack vector - Proofpoint
More than three quarters of ASX 200 companies are subjecting customers, partners and employees to higher risks of email fraud.
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Servers
Virsec launches Deterministic Protection Platform to protect software workloads
DPP by Virsec protects server workloads across the entire runtime stack, eliminating false positives, when deployed on bare metal, virtual machines (VMs), containers, or in the cloud, the company states.
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Cloud
Virsec hits $137 million investment milestone after latest round
Virsec has received a $100 million Series C investment from a community of industry players and company builders. The completion of the round brings total funding in the company to $137 million.
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Cybersecurity
ESET urges parents to consider security protection for their children
While many parents worry about their child’s online activity, many are not taking precautionary measures, according to new insights from ESET.
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Awards
iSANZ Board reveals keynote speaker for 2017 Awards evening
The iSANZ Board has announced the keynote speaker at this year’s iSANZ Awards, due to be held at Wellington’s Te Papa Museum on November 21.
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Awards
Spark, Aura InfoSec & Dimension Data amongst iSANZ Awards finalists
Who else is vying for a top awards at this year's iSANZ Awards?
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Awards
You're invited: the 2017 iSANZ Awards & Gala Evening
Join New Zealand's InfoSec community at an exclusive Gala Dinner as part of the 2017 iSANZ Awards, to be held in Wellington next month.
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Awards
2017 iSANZ Awards on the hunt for InfoSec excellence
Entries are now open for the 2017 iSANZ Awards and applicants have until Monday October 2 to submit their nominees.
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Malware
Interview: Sophos reveals the criminal underbelly of the dark web
The dark web may be a place that most of us have heard of as a murky underworld for cybercriminals, but also where most internet users daren't tread.
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Cloud
Polycom bumps up information security; becomes ISO certified
"It will assist us in providing assurance to existing and potential clients that Polycom has established and implemented best-practice processes."
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Cloud
TITUS CEO interview: Channel strategy & crucial considerations for enterprises
Tim Upton is currently in Australia to talk about data classification & their channel strategy – we were able to catch up with him on some key issues.