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Businesses Need To Rewrite Their Identity Security Playbook For 2024

Businesses Need To Rewrite Their Identity Security Playbook For 2024

With 9 in 10 businesses having suffered an identity-related breach, identity security remains a critical component to strengthening businesses’ cybersecurity posture in 2024. Yet, 44% of businesses are still at the beginning of their identity journeys, with 60% of Asia-Pacific businesses still in the first stage of identity maturity. Especially now, as ...
Unveiling the Future of Cybersecurity: A Conversation with Cisco’s Jeetu Patel

Unveiling the Future of Cybersecurity: A Conversation with Cisco’s Jeetu Patel

In a recent Cisco Live session in Melbourne, Cisco's Jeetu Patel, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Security and Collaboration, shed light on the company's significant announcements and the profound advancements in the field of cybersecurity. Patel's insights underscore the pivotal role of artificial intelligence (AI) in revolutionising ...
A Legal Take On The Cybersecurity Strategy 2023-2030

A Legal Take On The Cybersecurity Strategy 2023-2030

The Cybersecurity Strategy 2023-2030 (the Strategy) is Australia's blueprint for cyber-safety by 2030, with three horizons to get there. The Action Plan for the first horizon (2023-2025) sets the foundations for the rest of the strategy to follow, and unsurprisingly includes a lot of legal and regulatory elements to support horizons two and three. For ...
Battling Cyber Scams: Traditional Algorithms Won’t Cut it

Battling Cyber Scams: Traditional Algorithms Won’t Cut it

Australians have experienced a surge in scams, with losses amounting to a staggering $3.1 billion in the past year alone. From a cybersecurity perspective, traditional anti-fraud analytics won’t stem the rising tide of scams. FICO's Vaile Mexted shares five key considerations for the finance sector as it faces an urgent imperative to fortify defences ...
Building Bridges: Developing Cybersecurity Skills And Elevating Talent

Building Bridges: Developing Cybersecurity Skills And Elevating Talent

The cybersecurity sector is at a crossroads, grappling with what can only be described as an existential crisis. The gap in cybersecurity skills has grown to alarming proportions with Australia boasting a shortage of 25,000 to 30,000 cybersecurity professionals in 2022. The escalating complexity of cyber threats, showcased by the 95% increase in ...
Legal Privilege – For Cyber Incidents

Legal Privilege – For Cyber Incidents

A class action lawsuit has been filed against the telecommunications company Optus by former and current customers whose personal information was exposed in a data breach. The lawsuit, representing millions of customers, alleges that Optus failed to protect customer information, breached privacy and telecommunication laws, and did not take proper steps ...
2024 Cybersecurity Predictions from CyberArk

2024 Cybersecurity Predictions from CyberArk

Over 2023, we’ve seen what I like to call the ‘verticalisation of cybersecurity’ taking effect, in that cybersecurity has finally taken centre stage in business discussions. cybersecurity’s impact on business is now recognised across all industries. It has become both a business concern and a disruptive force and has consequently become an integral ...
2024 Cybersecurity Predictions by Qualys

2024 Cybersecurity Predictions by Qualys

Reflecting on the past year, we've witnessed a notable transformation in how organisations perceive and prioritise their cybersecurity strategies, largely driven by evolving perspectives on its significance, impact and value it has from a business perspective, compounded by the influence of government-led legislations that emphasize compliance. ...

In The News

Check Point Software Unveils Infinity AI Copilot: Transforming Cybersecurity with Intelligent GenAI Automation and Support

Check Point Software Unveils Infinity AI Copilot: Transforming Cybersecurity with Intelligent GenAI Automation and Support

Check Point's latest innovation, brings AI-powered efficiency and collaboration to cyber security management across platforms
SentinelOne® Launches Threat Hunting for WatchTower™ and WatchTower Pro™

SentinelOne® Launches Threat Hunting for WatchTower™ and WatchTower Pro™

New machine learning and advanced behavioural threat hunting capabilities in managed threat hunting services empower security teams to defend against threats in real time.
Extreme Networks Introduces New Cloud-Managed Universal Wi-Fi 7 Access Point, Industry’s Easiest to Deploy/Provision Switches

Extreme Networks Introduces New Cloud-Managed Universal Wi-Fi 7 Access Point, Industry’s Easiest to Deploy/Provision Switches

Extreme Networks has announced two new solutions designed to help highly distributed enterprise organisations create improved network connectivity, security and application performance: the AP5020, Extreme’s first Wi-Fi 7 access point, and the 4000 Series cloud-managed switches.
SolarWinds Names Brian Goldfarb Chief Marketing Officer

SolarWinds Names Brian Goldfarb Chief Marketing Officer

Former Marketing Executive at Tenable, Splunk, and Google to Oversee Global Marketing Efforts of World-Class Observability, Database, and Service Management Solution Provider
Aquion And Trustwave Announce Strategic Partnership To Boost Cybersecurity In Australia And New Zealand

Aquion And Trustwave Announce Strategic Partnership To Boost Cybersecurity In Australia And New Zealand

Sydney, Australia  - Jan 30, 2024 - Aquion, a specialist in value-added software distribution, proudly announces its strategic partnership with global managed cybersecurity leader Trustwave. This collaboration aims to enhance cybersecurity in Australia and New Zealand, leveraging Trustwave's advanced technologies. Stephen Balicki, CEO and Founder of ...
Orange Cyberdefense Expands Partnership with Qualys, Strengthening Managed Cybersecurity Portfolio to Deliver an End-to-End Vulnerability Intelligence Service

Orange Cyberdefense Expands Partnership with Qualys, Strengthening Managed Cybersecurity Portfolio to Deliver an End-to-End Vulnerability Intelligence Service

Qualys VMDR with TruRisk enables Orange Cyberdefense managed service customers to de-risk their business
Atturra Partners With MyCISO To Launch Managed Security Program Service

Atturra Partners With MyCISO To Launch Managed Security Program Service

Atturra has launched a strategic partnership with Australian SaaS start-up, MyCISO, to underpin its managed service for security program management in the education and commercial sectors.
ExtraHop Expands CrowdStrike Falcon LogScale Integration

ExtraHop Expands CrowdStrike Falcon LogScale Integration

ExtraHop customers can now store records in LogScale, enabling greater flexibility and streamlining network data analysis

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