IT Risk stories
Portnox launches first cloud-native IoT security solution
Portnox has released the first cloud-native IoT security solution to help mid-market and enterprise businesses combat rising threats.
Flashpoint acquires Echosec Systems, elevates OSINT capabilities
Flashpoint has acquired Echosec Systems, a provider of open-source intelligence and publicly available information.
Security gaps in APIs plague organisations - study
Together, the findings highlight that existing solutions and API security tactics focused on shift-left strategies are failing to adequately protect APIs.
Armis risk management solution hones in on entire attack surface
Armis' new solution for risk-based vulnerability management enables businesses to prioritise mitigation efforts across the entire asset attack surface.
New Relic launches vulnerability management platform
New Relic has introduced New Relic Vulnerability Management to help organisations find and address security risks faster and with greater precision.
Trend Micro launches security platform with host of partners
Trend Micro has announced the launch of Trend Micro One, a unified cybersecurity platform with a growing list of ecosystem technology partners.
Viatek Technology achieves notable security certifications
The certifications confirm the company adheres to the latest Information Security Management System for data, info systems and computer networks.
Software development companies hit hard by cyber crime
Computer software developers have the highest risk of cybersecurity breaches, according to research by FoxTech.
NCC Group saves businesses from third-party vendor fallout
NCC Group launches Replicate - Recover, a cloud service offering maximum resilience against disruption of third-party cloud-based software.
Report: Organisations must be proactive, not reactive when it comes to security
83% of companies suffer business damage during the first day of an IT outage, according to new research from Netenrich.
SMEs face growing security risks thanks to remote working
Remote working is increasing cybersecurity risks for SMEs, with infrastructure left unmonitored and business data vulnerable, says ServerChoice.
Transcription technology can be a serious ally in the struggle for compliance
The digitisation of spoken words in the insurance industry is increasing compliance, efficiency and transparency.
Enterprise still failing to prepare for risk despite events of the last 12 months
More than 70% of enterprises lack the technology to detect unexpected events that may negatively impact their business, according to a new study.
Netacea launches global partner programme to bring bot mitigation to more
Netacea launches global partner programme to expand services and operations, working with managed security and managed services providers.
Organisations continue to get hit hard by cyber attacks
A quarter of global organisations hit by seven or more cyber attacks in the last year, according to a Trend Micro survey.
In the sprint towards digital transformation, don’t neglect your data
COVID-19 forced businesses to quickly pivot to remote work, but this brings a unique challenge for IT leaders - understanding where corporate data resides.
Gartner: Security leaders must balance risk, trust and opportunity
Security and risk leaders must focus on balancing risk, trust and opportunity to help maintain the ability of their organisations to function.
Why risk managers are looking hard at technology risks
Risk management is vital for all organizations to mitigate technology risks that can disrupt business operations and cause financial and reputational losses.
Using risk mitigation to protect your business from cybersecurity threats
Businesses face cyber threats in digital shift; risk analysis key to mitigation.
Investment in Digital Trust crucial for Australian economy, study finds
AustCyber report warns that a cyberattack could cost Australia AU$30bn and 163,000 jobs.
SecOps NZ snaps up Prima Solutions, extends risk management services
SecOps NZ boosts its information security risk and assurance management practice with the acquisition of Prima Solutions.
Top 10 riskiest IoT devices for enterprises, according to Forescout
Forescout's The Enterprise of Things Security Report reveals the 10 riskiest IoT devices of 2020, which pose a threat to enterprise networks.
Cloud tech developing faster than businesses can manage, FireMon finds
Public and hybrid cloud infrastructure environment is growing in complexity, and lacks automation and a lack of resources to effectively respond to demands.
Cloud security planning – here’s to a safer future
Discussion is likely to focus on cloud security, with IT professionals asking themselves: How did we cope with the threat situation last year?.