Security

Combating financial crime with AI

06 March, 2024 by Keir Garrett, Regional VP for ANZ, Cloudera | Supplied by: Cloudera Inc

Rapid digital transformation across Australia and New Zealand has provided cybercriminals with numerous new entry points.


Aussie workers wilfully gamble with enterprise security: report

29 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: Proofpoint Inc.

Nearly three in four Australian employees admit to engaging in actions such as reusing or sharing passwords despite 98% of them knowing the risks involved.


Aussie IT leaders unsure how to respond to data breaches

26 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

A report from KnowBe4 found that 71% of Australian IT decision-makers are unsure what steps they need to take following a data breach.


Learning from the LockBit takedown

23 February, 2024 by Dean Houari, Director of Security Technology and Strategy, APJ at Akamai Technologies | Supplied by: Akamai Technologies

An international taskforce has seized the darknet sites run by LockBit, but relying on law enforcement to take down ransomware gangs is not an effective security strategy.


China-linked attackers exploiting trusted relationships

22 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: CrowdStrike

A new report from CrowdStrike finds that China-nexus adversaries are increasingly exploiting trusted third-party relationships to compromise their targets.


Ransomware attacks are evolving: Mimecast

21 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling | Supplied by: Mimecast

A new report from Mimecast found that ransomware threat actors are evolving their attacks to focus on double and even triple extortion strategies.


Infoblox launches SOC Insights

20 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Infoblox's new SOC Insights offering is designed to help customers use DNS intel to block threats at the source.


Visa using AI to protect Australians from payment fraud

19 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Visa's AI-based real-time payment fraud monitoring solution has helped Australian financial institutions prevent $714 million in fraud in just one year.


Sekuro launches Zero Trust consulting service on AWS

16 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Sekuro has partnered with vendors CrowdStrike, Zscaler and Okta to launch a Zero Trust Strategy consulting service on the AWS Marketplace.


How the tech giants are embracing a secure future with passkeys

14 February, 2024 by Geoff Schomburgk*, Vice President of Asia Pacific & Japan,Yubico | Supplied by: Yubico Inc

The inadequacies and immense risks associated with traditional passwords and legacy authentication methods have never been more apparent.


Mimecast enhances QR code protection capabilities

12 February, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Mimecast has upgraded its email security product to include deep scanning of QR codes for malicious links.


Atturra teams with MyCISO on managed security services

30 January, 2024 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Australian companies Atturra and MyCISO are partnering to launch a managed security program service for the education and mid-market commercial sectors.


Data Privacy Day 2024: Commentary from Keir Garrett, Cloudera

25 January, 2024 by Keir Garrett, Regional Vice President, Australia & New Zealand, Cloudera

Keir Garrett of Cloudera comments on data security and consumer privacy in the wake of cyber attacks across the country.


Navigating new and existing waters of cybersecurity for critical infrastructure

23 January, 2024 by Colin Garro, ANZ Country Manager, Forescout | Supplied by: Forescout Technologies, Inc.

Last year's nationwide outage from Optus caused the government to reconsider its stance on telecommunication providers not being classified as critical infrastructure.


Bad business: the rise of the cybercriminal enterprise

23 January, 2024 by Mark Thomas, Director, Security Services – ANZ at Arctic Wolf | Supplied by: Arctic Wolf

Cybercrime has become a new entrepreneurial playground.


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