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Automating evidence collection will improve your cloud incident response process

Automating evidence collection will improve your cloud incident response process

A primary concern of any security team is having the ability to respond to security events efficiently and in a timely manner, well before they are at risk of escalating. The lack of automation coupled with alert fatigue often leads to overlooked risk, where seemingly low-severity detections may actually be connected to something far more malicious. To ...
How Water Utilities can Boost Their Cybersecurity Resilience

How Water Utilities can Boost Their Cybersecurity Resilience

Around the world, water utilities are fighting an increasing battle against a rapidly evolving foe. Cybercriminals are targeting supply infrastructure intent on causing disruption, confusion, and losses.
Best-Practice Ways to Prevent Phishing Attacks

Best-Practice Ways to Prevent Phishing Attacks

They’ve been a focus of attention for IT security teams for years, yet the threats posed by phishing campaigns are showing no sign of easing. Phishing remains a popular tactic for cybercriminals for one simple reason: it works. If a staff member can be tricked into clicking on a link or opening an email attachment containing malicious code, the result ...
Over 600,000 Australian SMBs would not survive a privacy breach, Zoho research reveals

Over 600,000 Australian SMBs would not survive a privacy breach, Zoho research reveals

Privacy awareness and concern is increasing amongst Australian SMBs in the wake of Optus and Medibank attacks, but action is too low. One in four local small businesses would fail to survive the financial or reputational damage of a privacy breach. One in four do not understand what is expected of their business as part of recent Privacy Act changes.
Don’t Take The Bus Lane, Take The Fastlane

Don’t Take The Bus Lane, Take The Fastlane

Don’t Take The Bus Lane, Take The Fastlane From Karissa A. Breen Fastlane Solutions celebrates the launch of their new strategy   On Thursday 24th August, I hosted the Fastlane new strategy launch event at the exquisite Vini Divini Wine Lab on Carrington Street in Sydney. The event kicked off with a diverse selection of wines, and attendees ...
Benefits of AI-Tools for Software Developers Tempered by Security Shortcomings

Benefits of AI-Tools for Software Developers Tempered by Security Shortcomings

Since it first appeared late last year, ChatGPT has quickly built an extensive user base keen to put the evolving tool through its paces.
Why Banks are Increasingly Turning to External IT Security Resources

Why Banks are Increasingly Turning to External IT Security Resources

Thwarting cyberattacks is a key task for any CIO in the banking industry, however it’s not the only security-related challenge keeping them awake at night.
Flashpoint Report Shows Australia Among Most Targeted Countries for Ransomware Attacks in July

Flashpoint Report Shows Australia Among Most Targeted Countries for Ransomware Attacks in July

Flashpoint has published its July Cyber Threat Intelligence Index which shows Australia was in the top 10 countries for ransomware attacks last month.

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Plerion Becomes First Australian Headquartered Software Company To Achieve AWS Security Competency Status

Plerion Becomes First Australian Headquartered Software Company To Achieve AWS Security Competency Status

Aussie cybersecurity start-up Plerion doubles down on AWS in mission to simplify cloud security for customers and partners at home and across the globe. Plerion also joins the AWS ISV Accelerate Program and became AWS Security Hub Partner; plans to forge new collaborations with AWS consulting partners and managed security service providers (MSSPs) in 2024.
Lenovo’s New All-in-One, AI-Powered Solution with Microsoft Simplifies Security and Removes the Need for Multiple Vendors

Lenovo’s New All-in-One, AI-Powered Solution with Microsoft Simplifies Security and Removes the Need for Multiple Vendors

Cyber Resiliency as a Service leverages Lenovo expertise and Microsoft security solutions to help ensure business continuity by integrating greater visibility with cyber protection, detection, response, and recovery across digital estates and devices Lenovo delivers subscription-based security offerings that support regulatory compliance and align ...
GigaOm Recognises Check Point Software as a Leader in Inaugural Radar for Cloud Network Security Report

GigaOm Recognises Check Point Software as a Leader in Inaugural Radar for Cloud Network Security Report

Check Point CloudGuard Network Security is recognised for providing industry-leading advanced threat prevention for all public, private and hybrid cloud deployments
Time Is Money: Avoiding Extended Network Downtime Generated Over US$500,000 in Benefits including Productivity Gains

Time Is Money: Avoiding Extended Network Downtime Generated Over US$500,000 in Benefits including Productivity Gains

Infoblox-commissioned Total Economic Impact Study reveals how vulnerabilities in DNS are severely impacting enterprises’ bottom line
CJD Equipment uplifts cyber security and connectivity with Macquarie Telecom

CJD Equipment uplifts cyber security and connectivity with Macquarie Telecom

Macquarie Telecom today announced it has signed a deal with CJD Equipment, a leading Australian distributor of construction equipment and trucks to provide cyber security and networking services as the organisation moves to the cloud. Founded in 1974, CJD Equipment supplies Australia’s construction and mining sectors with excavators, wheel loaders, ...
Trustwave Spiderlabs Uncovers Critical Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Exposing Manufacturers To Costly Attacks

Trustwave Spiderlabs Uncovers Critical Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Exposing Manufacturers To Costly Attacks

December 07, 2023 – Trustwave, a leading cybersecurity and managed security services provider, has unveiled comprehensive research highlighting the distinct cybersecurity threats confronting manufacturers. The report, "2023 Manufacturing Threat Landscape: Trustwave Threat Intelligence Briefing and Mitigation Strategies," explores industry-specific ...
Proliferation of AI-driven Attacks Anticipated in 2024

Proliferation of AI-driven Attacks Anticipated in 2024

Trend Micro urges industry-led regulation and innovative defence strategies
WatchGuard Threat Lab Report Shows Rise in Threat Actors Exploiting Remote Access Software

WatchGuard Threat Lab Report Shows Rise in Threat Actors Exploiting Remote Access Software

Notable findings from the research also show an 89% increase in endpoint ransomware attacks and a decline in malware arriving over encrypted connections.

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