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A Skills Shortage Should Not Define An Organisation’s Cybersecurity Posture

A Skills Shortage Should Not Define An Organisation’s Cybersecurity Posture

Australia remains in the midst of a skills shortage, with slow hiring conditions occurring across the nation. Topping the most desired positions are cybersecurity professionals, according to recruiter Hays’ Salary Guide. With the increasing significance cybersecurity has within organisations this doesn’t come as a surprise, however business leaders ...
Phishing-Resistant MFA Helps Businesses Reduce Risk And Costs In The Face Of A Rapidly Changing Cyber Insurance Landscape

Phishing-Resistant MFA Helps Businesses Reduce Risk And Costs In The Face Of A Rapidly Changing Cyber Insurance Landscape

With the escalating rate of cyber incidents taking place, businesses are no doubt assessing cyber insurance protection. Yubico's Josh Cigna provides insights into how phishing-resistant MFA helps businesses reduce risk and costs in the face of a rapidly changing cyber insurance landscape.
Nozomi Networks Predicts Major A/NZ Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Uplift in 2024

Nozomi Networks Predicts Major A/NZ Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Uplift in 2024

Experts in Australia and New Zealand predict critical infrastructure owners will enhance operational technology security as legislative changes take shape, but skills shortages and visibility over networks remain key issues.
Australian Government Launches Comprehensive Cybersecurity Strategy to Protect National Economy

Australian Government Launches Comprehensive Cybersecurity Strategy to Protect National Economy

The Australian government has recently unveiled a new cybersecurity strategy designed to bolster the nation's cyber capabilities and protect the economy and its citizens from cyber threats. The policy, led by Minister Clare O'Neil, seeks to make Australian entities harder targets, and to enable faster recovery from cyber attacks. The government aims ...
Escalating Cyberattacks Puts Pressure On Marketers To Rethink Customer Data

Escalating Cyberattacks Puts Pressure On Marketers To Rethink Customer Data

With boards and organisations feeling the heat, is it time for marketers to analyse the customer information they really need and consider more innovative methods to connect with customers and prospects. One of the keys to building a successful sales funnel is understanding what your new and potential customers want. That means collecting and using ...
Softly, Softly: Why The Australian Cybersecurity Strategy Is A Missed Opportunity To Alter The Status Quo

Softly, Softly: Why The Australian Cybersecurity Strategy Is A Missed Opportunity To Alter The Status Quo

It’s fair to say that, for the past couple of years, we have seen regular changes to cybersecurity policy across most Western governments. The United States has been exceptionally proactive, spurred on by the fallout of large-scale cyber incidents like the Solar Winds supply chain attack, and the disruptive Colonial Pipeline cyberattack. And on our own ...
Separating Fact From Fiction: The Importance of Transparency in Cybersecurity

Separating Fact From Fiction: The Importance of Transparency in Cybersecurity

A closer look at our recent interview with Raj Samani, Senior Vice President, Chief Scientist from Rapid7.
The Unspoken Voice – CFOs Perspective On Security

The Unspoken Voice – CFOs Perspective On Security

The increasing and severe impact of cybersecurity risks on businesses. Short-term effects, like stock price declines after a cyberattack, are well-known, but the long-term consequences can be even more significant. Cyber incidents can lead to a loss of competitive advantage, reduced credit rating, and increased cyber insurance premiums. The financial ...

In The News

Fortinet Announces Industry’s First Generative AI IoT Security Assistant and New GenAI Capabilities for Network and Security Operations

Fortinet Announces Industry’s First Generative AI IoT Security Assistant and New GenAI Capabilities for Network and Security Operations

Deeper FortiAI integrations across the Fortinet Security Fabric allow organisations to strengthen their security posture and increase operational efficiency 
Fortinet Reports First Quarter 2024 Financial Results

Fortinet Reports First Quarter 2024 Financial Results

First quarter 2024 highlights  Total revenue of US$1.35 billion, up seven per cent year over year.  Service revenue of US$944 million, up 24 per cent year over year.  Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) operating margin of 23.7 per cent.  Non-GAAP operating margin of 28.5 per cent. (1)  Cash flow from operations of US$830 ...
F5 Fortifies Australian Government’s Digital Infrastructure

F5 Fortifies Australian Government’s Digital Infrastructure

F5 has today announced the crucial role it plays in securing Australian Government agencies with a wide range of agreements across local, state, and federal levels. In Australia, more than 20 Federal Government agencies and 40 State Government agencies now depend on F5 to ensure mission-critical apps are always secure, available, and fast. ...
Rising Cloud Threats Demand Advanced Defences: Check Point’s 2024 Report Highlights Urgent Need for AI and Prevention First Security Measures

Rising Cloud Threats Demand Advanced Defences: Check Point’s 2024 Report Highlights Urgent Need for AI and Prevention First Security Measures

Report highlights how technological advancements breed stronger cloud threats as 91% express concern over emerging risks and zero-day attacks 
AUSCERT Appoints New General Manager And Unveils New Brand As It Positions As A Trusted Business Ally In The Battle Against Cybercrime

AUSCERT Appoints New General Manager And Unveils New Brand As It Positions As A Trusted Business Ally In The Battle Against Cybercrime

AUSCERT, one of Australia's only computer emergency response team’s (CERT), and one of the oldest CERTs in the world, today announces the appointment of Dr Ivano Bongiovanni as General Manager to lead the not-for-profit organisation into a new era as a trusted ally to assist businesses in the battle against escalating cyber-crime.  
Qualys Expands Enterprise TruRisk Platform with CyberSecurity Asset Management 3.0 to Significantly Enhance EASM Capabilities

Qualys Expands Enterprise TruRisk Platform with CyberSecurity Asset Management 3.0 to Significantly Enhance EASM Capabilities

Groundbreaking EASM engine empowers cybersecurity teams with accurate, real-time view of asset inventory that reduces false positives
New OpenText White Paper Reveals How Data Privacy Issues Are Shaping Australian Purchasing Decisions

New OpenText White Paper Reveals How Data Privacy Issues Are Shaping Australian Purchasing Decisions

New OpenText white paper reveals how data privacy issues are shaping Australian purchasing decisions.
OpenText Empowers Cyber Defenders with Innovations to Outmaneuver Sophisticated Threats

OpenText Empowers Cyber Defenders with Innovations to Outmaneuver Sophisticated Threats

Preemptive approach to cybersecurity showcased at RSAC USA North Hall 4235 

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