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Fish In a Barrel – Australia’s At-risk Cleared Personnel

Fish In a Barrel – Australia’s At-risk Cleared Personnel

“I appreciate people want to sell themselves to prospective employers, and may need to mention they have a security clearance, but doing it on a professional networking site is reckless.” Mike Burgess, Director-General of Security of Australia.
Why Identity Management is Critical for Effective IT Security

Why Identity Management is Critical for Effective IT Security

Organisations should follow several key steps to ensure that identity credentials are secure and user authorisations are appropriate.
CyRC Vulnerability Advisory: CVE-2023-7060 Missing Security Control in Zephyr OS IP Packet Handling

CyRC Vulnerability Advisory: CVE-2023-7060 Missing Security Control in Zephyr OS IP Packet Handling

IP address spoofing involves creating Internet Protocol (IP) packets with a fake source IP address. This is typically done with the intention of deceiving the recipient into believing that the packet is coming from a legitimate source. When the recipient sends a response back to the source IP address, it is sent to the fake source IP address ...
AI Skills Could Boost Australia Workers’ Salaries By More Than 29% And Accelerate Career Growth As AI Adoption Ramps Up, Finds New Research

AI Skills Could Boost Australia Workers’ Salaries By More Than 29% And Accelerate Career Growth As AI Adoption Ramps Up, Finds New Research

Hiring AI-skilled talent is a priority for nearly two out of three employers in Australia but 75% struggle to find the AI talent they need, highlighting a looming AI skills gap in the country.
Protecting The Digital Realm Knows No Gender

Protecting The Digital Realm Knows No Gender

Identity management and security are crucial aspects of the modern digital landscape, responsible for protecting the information and access points that link us globally. Thankfully, these areas, filled with complexities and chances for growth, are becoming more appealing to women, many of whom are making significant contributions to development. It’s ...
Reputational Risk, Ransomware and the ‘Operational Resilience’ Imperative

Reputational Risk, Ransomware and the ‘Operational Resilience’ Imperative

When organisations are hit by ransomware attacks and business operations go down, there’s often a rush to blame. Who’s responsible? Who should resign? Less often is the question: What can we learn from it? As cyber incidents become more a matter of inevitability, it’s increasingly critical that businesses also invest in their operational resilience – ...
AI-generated Code: The Fourth Component of Software

AI-generated Code: The Fourth Component of Software

There is enormous attention on generative AI (GenAI) and its potential to change software development. While the full impact of GenAI is yet to be known, organisations are eagerly vetting the technology and separating the hype from the real, pragmatic benefits. In parallel, software security professionals are closely watching the practical impact of ...
Using Annual Loss Expectancy (ALE) for Cybersecurity Tech Investment Planning and Building a Business Case

Using Annual Loss Expectancy (ALE) for Cybersecurity Tech Investment Planning and Building a Business Case

Using Annual Loss Expectancy (ALE) to build a business case for purchasing cybersecurity solutions

In The News

DroneShield Triples Sovereign Defence R&D and Manufacturing Capacity to $400m With New Global Headquarters

DroneShield Triples Sovereign Defence R&D and Manufacturing Capacity to $400m With New Global Headquarters

DroneShield (ASX:DRO) has opened its new headquarters, tripling its research and development (R&D) and manufacturing capacity to more than AU$400 million in hardware and software per year as the company works to convert a sales pipeline of over $500 million. The new site is located in Pyrmont, NSW, where the company’s 120 local staff are based. ...
SentinelOne® and Advantage Partner to Deliver Next-Generation of Managed Detection and Response

SentinelOne® and Advantage Partner to Deliver Next-Generation of Managed Detection and Response

Companies unleash power of generative AI to transform security operations across New Zealand
Tenable Research Discovers High Severity Vulnerability in Microsoft Azure – Vulnerability affects more than 10 Azure services and will not be patched

Tenable Research Discovers High Severity Vulnerability in Microsoft Azure – Vulnerability affects more than 10 Azure services and will not be patched

Today, Tenable — the Exposure Management company, has disclosed that its Tenable Cloud Research Team has discovered a high severity vulnerability in Azure that affects more than 10 Azure services, including Azure Application Insights, Azure DevOps, Azure Machine Learning, Azure API Management and Azure Logic Apps. Microsoft does not plan to issue a ...
Palo Alto Networks Recognises Australian Partners at Ignite On Tour Sydney 2024

Palo Alto Networks Recognises Australian Partners at Ignite On Tour Sydney 2024

SYDNEY, Australia, 31 May 2024 – Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced its Partner of the Year Awards at the NextWave Partner Gala Dinner Awards held last night. The awards recognise the outstanding achievements and contributions of Palo Alto Networks’ partners towards securing the digital future of customers against cyber ...
Ansvar Bolsters Risk Management With Interactive

Ansvar Bolsters Risk Management With Interactive

Leading insurance provider Ansvar modernising technology and compliance with Interactive, for enhanced risk management.
Genetec Expands Global Presence With New R&D Hubs And Experience Centres To Support Rapid Growth

Genetec Expands Global Presence With New R&D Hubs And Experience Centres To Support Rapid Growth

MONTRÉAL, May 29, 2024—Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, today announced the opening of several new R&D hubs, Experience Centres, and the expansion of several offices around the world. New R&D Hubs Underscoring its commitment to ...
Newgen Launches LumYn – World’s First AI-Powered Hyper-Personalisation Platform for Banks

Newgen Launches LumYn – World’s First AI-Powered Hyper-Personalisation Platform for Banks

Newgen Launches LumYn - World's First AI-Powered Hyper-Personalisation Platform for Banks. Aiming to transform the Banking Industry with 2X More Conversions and 10X Faster Targeted Product Launches
Discord Is Still Used as Attack Vector – A Six Month Analysis of Malicious Links Intercepted by Chat Protection

Discord Is Still Used as Attack Vector – A Six Month Analysis of Malicious Links Intercepted by Chat Protection

Bitdefender has released research on a six-month analysis of Discord’s use as an attack vector by cybercriminals. The research is based on 35 million scanned URLs in which 50,000 dangerous links were detected for distributing malware, phishing campaigns and spam, along with detection from untrusted sources. Hackers often use Discord to push malware, ...

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