Security

Australian orgs among victims of Kaseya attack

07 July, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian Cyber Security Centre has received reports of Australian organisations being among the victims of the supply chain ransomware attack on Kaseya.


MSPs on alert after Kaseya VSA supply chain ransomware attack

05 July, 2021

Following the Colonial Pipeline and JBS Meatworks ransomware attacks, a new attack is using a vulnerability in Kaseya VSA software globally to deploy ransomware.


Authentication best practices to achieve Zero Trust

30 June, 2021 by Geoff Schomburgk* | Supplied by: Yubico Inc

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.


688 new malware threats found per minute in Q1

28 June, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

McAfee's latest Threat Report found that 688 new malware threats were discovered per minute in Q1.


Report: 93% of APAC security leaders not reporting to CEOs

24 June, 2021

LogRhythm has found that while 60% of organisations have experienced a cyber attack in the last two years, only 7% of security leaders are reporting to the CEO.


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.


Mobile phones the focal point of cybersecurity for 90% of CISOs

17 June, 2021

A survey has revealed that the emergence of remote work has shifted CISO priorities from network security threats to mitigating mobile security risks.


Aussie businesses take $128m hit from payment redirection scams

11 June, 2021

Payment redirection scams were the most financially damaging scams for Australian businesses in 2020, according to the ACCC's Targeting Scams report.


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.


Fastly outage highlights the need for unified IT practices

11 June, 2021

Industry experts have urged organisations to boost their cyber resilience policies, after an internet outage affected many of the world's top websites.


PwC, SecurityAdvisor partner to tackle human-centric cyber risks

08 June, 2021

PwC Australia has partnered with SecurityAdvisor to create a machine learning-based solution that protects organisations from human-centric cyber risks.


47% of ANZ businesses had a data breach in past year

04 June, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Nearly half of ANZ businesses have experienced a data breach in the past year, and 55% have seen an increase in the volume of cyber attacks, research suggests.


Bridging the data trust gap

02 June, 2021 by Lionel Legros*

As organisations increasingly rely on user data and employees access sensitive information from home, new data privacy concerns have emerged.


Meat producer JBS announces progress in resolving cyber attack

02 June, 2021

Meat producer JBS has announced "significant progress" in resolving the cyber attack that has impacted its Australian and North American operations.


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.


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