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ACSC, allies list top 30 routinely exploited vulnerabilities

30 July, 2021

The ACSC and allies have released a joint cybersecurity advisory, highlighting the top CVEs routinely exploited by cyber actors.

Authentication best practices to achieve Zero Trust

30 June, 2021 by Geoff Schomburgk*

Zero Trust, a strategic initiative designed to stop data breaches, has come of age in the last 12 months due to the heightened cybersecurity risks faced by organisations.

Corporate networks full of CVEs: Zscaler

18 June, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Research into the attack surfaces of 1500 major companies found that the average corporate network is full of dozens of common vulnerabilities and exposures.

AGD consulting on making Essential Eight mandatory

11 June, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Attorney-General's Department will recommend that the ACSC's Essential Eight threat mitigation strategies be made mandatory for non-corporate govt entities.

Could AI be the future of network security?

02 June, 2021

Enhancing AI-driven solutions with machine learning and augmented intelligence could help CISOs create a stronger cybersecurity ecosystem for their organisation.

ATEN PSS PP v3.0 secure KVM Switches

01 June, 2021

The secure KVM Switches from ATEN with NIAP PSS PP v3.0 compliance are designed to secure the desktop while providing a user-friendly experience.

Two in three SOC professionals suffering alert fatigue

27 May, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

IT security teams are experiencing stress at work and at home due to the high volume of security alerts they must deal with throughout the day, research shows.

CISA, FBI release indicators of compromise for Colonial Pipeline attack

21 May, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

According to the agencies, DarkSide threat actors primarily use the Onion Router for command and control, and have also been observed using Cobalt Strike for the same purpose.

Pulse Secure VPN appliances targeted in APT campaign

21 April, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

FireEye's Mandiant has detailed a new attack campaign by an APT group that could be linked to the Chinese government targeting Pulse Secure VPN appliances.

Sapien, Honeywell to provide cybersecurity for infrastructure

14 April, 2021

Sapien Cyber and Honeywell Building Technologies have partnered to create cybersecurity solutions to support buildings and critical infrastructure sites.

Former ADF Info Warfare head joins ParaFlare

25 February, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The ADF's former Head of Information Warfare Dr Marcus Thompson has joined ParaFlare as a strategic advisor.

Taskforce report calls for simpler cybersecurity standards

02 February, 2021

A report from the NSW Standards Harmonisation Taskforce is calling for Australian governments and industry to adopt international cybersecurity standards.

Data#3 renews managed services contract with Edith Cowan Uni

25 January, 2021

Data#3 has renewed its network managed services contract with Edith Cowan University, expanding the deal to include managed security firewall services.

Aussie security leaders call for more cyber visibility

16 November, 2020

A study by Tenable has revealed that Australian business leaders are calling for more cyber visibility, in the face of rising cyber regulations.

ZeroLogon vulnerability being actively exploited

28 September, 2020 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft has warned that attackers are attempting to actively exploit the ZeroLogon escalation of privilege vulnerability in Windows Server patched last month.

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