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Worrying gap in local consumer cybersecurity savvy
New research shows A/NZ consumers feel clued in, but there’s clear room for improvement in their education and tools.
COVID-19: Surfshark joins growing list of companies offering free services
The VPN service has recently announced its intention to offer free six-month subscriptions for small businesses, as more countries tighten quarantine measures and finances become strained.
VPN service sees 165% growth in users as remote working ramps up
Remote collaboration tools, virtual meeting software as well as VPNs are all seeing growth due to a surge in remote working.
ManageEngine launches suite of enterprise security solutions
The new solutions allow security teams to supervise remote sessions which are providing access to critical systems, says ManageEngine.
Revealed: The countries with the worst internet freedom
The findings are in and the countries with the worst record for internet censorship have been revealed.
The real winner of 2019? Ransomware
Trend Micro discovered a 10% increase in ransomware detections, despite a 57% decrease in the number of new ransomware families.
Node4 parters with Data Installation & Supplies to deliver Drive DeVilbiss
Node4 has entered into a partnership agreement with Data Installation & Supplies (DIS) in a bid to bring scalability and security to rapidly growing Drive DeVilbiss.
Enterprises look to zero trust network access to thwart VPN attacks
“Though it is encouraging to see so many organisations are pursuing ZTNA to close gaps created by VPNs, I am surprised that more than half of those surveyed believe their current infrastructure is reliable enough to protect the enterprise."
Hackers access NordVPN server, users unaffected
While being connected to the server, the hacker could only see what an ordinary ISP would see, but it could not have been personalised or linked to a particular user.
Unsecured WiFi leaving schools vulnerable to attack
While the internet has transformed the learning process in schools, it’s also given rise to new dangerous online threats.
Trend Micro launches VPN offering
By using VPN with bank-grade data encryption, Trend Micro WiFi Protection allows consumers to safeguard an otherwise unsecured network.
NordVPN announces new file encryption tool
NordLocker will be a file encryption app for macOS and Windows that will encrypt files stored on a computer or in the cloud.
Who's watching you?
With privacy an increasing concern amongst the public, users should be more aware than ever of what personal data companies hold.
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.
The future of privacy: What comes after VPNs?
"75% of VPN users said they are seeking a better solution for cloud networks."
Seven big cybersecurity threats and how to prevent them
Hackers and fraudsters will go to enormous lengths to steal this data, so it’s important to know about the top cyber security threats we face today.
Eight reasons to use a VPN
By keeping your actions, your identity and your geographical location a secret, you can browse the web in the knowledge that you’re not being watched.
The key to machine learning in NAS solutions
With the power supplied by a GPU, any organisation can leverage the power of AI and machine learning.
Vodafone and Huawei join to demonstrate ONAP orchestration capabilities
“Interoperability between service providers forms the very foundation of our industry."
NordVPN launches dedicated Linux app
Most VPN providers offer Linux connectivity without the app support, and that is not always the easiest way, especially for beginners.
The best VPNs: How to safely transfer files
Finding the best VPN for torrenting and file transfer isn’t an easy task.
Why security suites are ousting traditional antivirus programs
In recent years, user privacy and security have become paramount, while criminals attempt to coerce, steal and manipulate users for their data.
Now you see me, now you don’t: Security beyond the physical network
A big shift in the way people work means organisations can no longer rely on the same legacy security models they have been using to date.
Android apps can track network connections - is it time to use a VPN?
“Apps can monitor network activity even without requesting any sensitive permissions."