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Women In Tech: Facing The Challenges Head On

Women In Tech: Facing The Challenges Head On

As we commemorate International Women’s Day, I’ve been thinking both about the strides women in tech have made as well as the hurdles that remain. The overall female representation in large global technology firms was expected to reach 33% in 2022, inching up 2% since 2019, according to the most recent update from Deloitte. Moreover, the percentage of ...
From Chef To Cybersecurity Practitioner And A 25-Year Cyber Career – Two Inspiring Stories Ahead Of This International Women’s Day

From Chef To Cybersecurity Practitioner And A 25-Year Cyber Career – Two Inspiring Stories Ahead Of This International Women’s Day

Heidi Mejia, Client Executive, Tesserent Heidi was working as a chef at several hospitality venues when Covid hit when work dried up overnight as the pandemic closed restaurants across Melbourne. Heidi had been thinking of working in cybersecurity for a long time and during lockdown, in her late 30s, began to contemplate what she really wanted to do ...
Inspiring Inclusion on International Women’s Day 2024

Inspiring Inclusion on International Women’s Day 2024

Joanne Wong discusses inclusivity in the cybersecurity industry on the occasion of International Women's Day 2024.
How To Build A Successful Data Security Strategy

How To Build A Successful Data Security Strategy

Businesses once managed limited data, stored in physical formats or on local servers. Today, data has grown exponentially in volume, variety, and accessibility, seamlessly flowing through complex online networks and cloud platforms. This means securing that information is more important (and complicated) than ever before, and organisations must build a ...
Detecting Script-Based Attacks Against SAP

Detecting Script-Based Attacks Against SAP

Cyberattacks against SAP systems have become more common with SAP customers generating 87% of total global commerce ($46 trillion), according to SAP.com. Attackers gain network access and then explore critical applications through port scanning and script-based exploration, and two two easy to identify attack examples are the password lock attack and ...
How AI Can Advance Your SAP Security Posture

How AI Can Advance Your SAP Security Posture

This article explores AI’s role in SAP Security, highlighting some SAP security platform challenges and the importance of system hardening against exploit chains within SAP vulnerabilities.
QR Code Phishing Attacks (Quishing): What To Know and How To Stay Secure

QR Code Phishing Attacks (Quishing): What To Know and How To Stay Secure

Another new kind of phishing attack is on the rise and it’s coming from an unexpected source: QR codes. Like with other kinds of phishing, this kind of attack leverages trust—trust in the QR code itself as well as the brand attached to it. So what does a QR-based phishing attack look like and how can you protect yourself one? Josh Cigna from Yubico ...
How Generative AI Can Lend A Helping Hand To IT Security Teams

How Generative AI Can Lend A Helping Hand To IT Security Teams

As security teams continue their constant battle against evolving threats and attackers, growing numbers are exploring the assistance that can be provided by new generative AI tools.

In The News

Fastly Partners with RSM To Support Australian and New Zealand Businesses With Cybersecurity Readiness

Fastly Partners with RSM To Support Australian and New Zealand Businesses With Cybersecurity Readiness

SYDNEY – May 23, 2024 – Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), a leader in global edge cloud platforms, today announced it has partnered in Australia and New Zealand with RSM, the leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services to middle-market businesses, to provide enterprises with solutions and advisory support for their customers’ cybersecurity ...
LexisNexis Risk Solutions Cybercrime Report Reveals 19% Annual Increase in Global Human-Initiated Digital Attack Rate

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Cybercrime Report Reveals 19% Annual Increase in Global Human-Initiated Digital Attack Rate

Volume of human-initiated attacks surged by 40%, while automated bot attacks increased by 2%. Cybercriminals are utilizing remote scam centers based in Southeast Asia to launch attacks on consumers globally. Third-party account takeover is the most common fraud classification reported by clients (29% of all classifications).
Fortinet Australia Appoints Gavin Lipman As Its New Enterprise Director

Fortinet Australia Appoints Gavin Lipman As Its New Enterprise Director

May 23, 2024 – Fortinet, the global cybersecurity leader driving the convergence of networking and security, has appointed Gavin Lipman to the role of enterprise director in Australia, underscoring the company’s commitment to enhancing cybersecurity solutions and support for Australian organisations. Gavin is a seasoned executive with more than 25 ...
Pax8 and Perception Point Announce New Partnership

Pax8 and Perception Point Announce New Partnership

Pax8 has partnered with Perception Point to provide advanced threat prevention solutions covering email, Microsoft 365 apps, and web browsers. The collaboration includes a 24/7 managed incident response service, enhancing security and efficiency for partners.
SolarWinds AI Launches to Transform IT Service Management

SolarWinds AI Launches to Transform IT Service Management

Generative AI engine developed under new AI by Design framework debuts in company’s premier ITSM solution
Wavelink and Swimlane announce partnership and distribution agreement to enhance cybersecurity operations

Wavelink and Swimlane announce partnership and distribution agreement to enhance cybersecurity operations

May 21, 2024 — Wavelink, a leader in providing enterprise solutions to the channel, has announced a strategic partnership and distribution agreement for the Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) region with Swimlane, the leader in automation for entire security organisations. Through this partnership, Wavelink will distribute Swimlane’s artificial ...
Superloop Wins Expanded Multi-million-dollar Business Contract as Ixom Signs on to 2028

Superloop Wins Expanded Multi-million-dollar Business Contract as Ixom Signs on to 2028

Superloop designed, deployed and manages a high availability global network with best of breed enterprise security services for Ixom across more than locations 40. Superloop services are dual internet services connected to Palo Alto Networks’ Prisma SD-WAN. The Superloop service is powered by Palo Alto Networks’ Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) ...
Rapid7 Releases Attack Intelligence Report Examining High-Impact Attacks and Vulnerability Data Trends

Rapid7 Releases Attack Intelligence Report Examining High-Impact Attacks and Vulnerability Data Trends

Rapid7 has released its 2024 Attack Intelligence Report, which provides expert insights and guidance that security practitioners can use to better understand and anticipate modern cyber threats. The research underpinning the Attack Intelligence Report is based on more than 1,500 curated vulnerability and exploit data points; analysis of 180-plus ...

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