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Microsoft comments on recent tech support scam crackdowns
Despite the crackdowns, Microsoft warns that these scams persist and target everyone, no matter their age or location.
How to combat human error in cyber risks
It’s an old adage in security that people are the weakest link – mostly because of human error.
Uber disguised breach ransom payment as a bug bounty reward
“Paying the attackers and then keeping quiet about it afterwards was not, in our view, an appropriate response to the cyber attack."
HID Global brings high authentication to mobile
The company’s new offering brings the security of physical authentication to Android and iOS with near-field communication technology.
NZTech to launch new digital identity organisation
“We are the country’s newest not-for-profit organisation, bringing together private and government organisations working to make digital identity easier and more secure."
Norton VPN adds New Zealand server
The new local server will help users protect personal information and securely access private information while on the go.
Check Point announces general availability for CloudGuard SaaS
CloudGuard SaaS protects enterprises that use SaaS applications and cloud-based email.
Scamwatch issues urgent warning about BEC scams
Scamwatch is warning Australian businesses to take an urgent look at how they deal with accounts and invoices.
Acronis releases latest Data Cloud offering down under
The new Acronis Data Cloud 7.8 is now available through select distributors across Australia and New Zealand.
5 top cybersecurity insights from across the channel
A WatchGuard executive feeds back what he has been hearing from MSPs and VARs about the latest trends in cybersecurity.
Corporate data more at risk due to a mobile workforce
As if protecting an enterprise network wasn’t hard enough, now cybersecurity teams have to deal with the increasing necessity for mobility.
Phishing: It's all too easy on mobile devices
A single errant tap moves an attacker closer to your data.
Why endpoint security is critical in a post-perimeter era
Traditional perimeter-based security strategies – once the backbone of enterprise security – simply no longer apply.
BlackBerry Secure to be embedded in Cat and Land Rover rugged smartphones
Bullitt Group’s rugged and tough devices are fit-for-purpose in the environments for which they are intended, from construction sites to mountains.
Vietnam-based telco adapts German cybersecurity tech for customers
Vietnam-based telecommunications provider VinaPhone is offering customers a new way to protect their mobile devices through Secucloud technology.
Mobile app fraud transactions have skyrocketed 680% since 2015
As our lives become increasingly ensconced within apps on our mobiles, it seems so too does cybercrime with fraud "not going away anytime soon."
Penten locked and loaded for next stage in secure mobility and cyber deception
Canberra cybersecurity provider Penten is continuing to take advantage of its ‘extraordinary’ growth over the last three years.
Ingram Micro inks A/NZ distribution agreement with Lookout
The agreement will see Lookout’s range of mobile security products and services distributed within the A/NZ region.
Working through the holiday season? Four ways to keep your mobile device secure
“Employees planning on working from mobile devices over the holidays should consider all the potential risks and take proper measures."
M1 takes on Nokia tech to offer network-based mobile security
Singapore telecommunications provider M1 says it has built Asia’s very first network-based mobile malware detection solution.
Enterprise mobile security vendor Wandera gears up for local assault
Enterprise mobile security and data management vendor Wandera is launching its local assault.
The need for internet security on your mobile
As hackers target mobile devices, it’s imperative to ensure that you are aware of the threats that are out there, and that your phone is protected.
Rise of new technologies a major concern for Asian cybersecurity professionals
As Asian economies rapidly adopt cloud & mobile working, it is critical for Asian governments & enterprises to re-think enterprise IT security.
Grumpy tech guy: Welcome to Transylvanian tech support hell
At one point Chuck exclaimed something that sounded suspiciously like “My hovercraft is full of eels”. Perhaps he was a Monty Python fan!