Bad Bots and DDoS fuel record cyber risk
"How many attackers are going to hide within this expected traffic spike?"
Hyland tops the list for cloud content service delivery
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Vectra AI exec discusses cybersecurity for Office 365
Check Point launches cyber security platform with autonomous threat prevention
Check Point a Leader in Firewall Magic Quadrant for 21st Time
ThreatQuotient & Infoblox integrate threat intelligence capabilities
Data leakage concerns dominate cloud security perceptions - Bitglass report
Acronis accelerates growth plans with CyberLynx acquisition
"Acquiring these capabilities will advance Acronis' mission to deliver world-class cyber protection to organisations around the world."
40% of free VPN apps found to leak data
81.4 million users who downloaded free VPNs could be putting themselves at risk.
How a vantage point sees threats before they impact
When the focus has been on adversaries that develop increasingly complex and sophisticated attacks, tried and true techniques such as compromised credentials continue to be amongst the most potent weapons.
Zerto launches security solutions for containerised applications
The company has launched its beta program of Zerto for Kubernetes (Z4K), an extension of its Zerto Platform, to support next-generation, cloud native applications.
Ransomware the most common cyber threat to SMBs - report
The survey found that 60% of managed service providers report that their SMB clients have been hit as of Q3 2020.
The ultimate network security audit checklist
Experts project that losses and damage from cybercrime will skyrocket, with attacks ranging from spam and phishing to malware and spyware — all compromising the safety of sensitive data and proprietary information. These attacks can be minimised by performing network security audits regularly.
How has COVID-19 transformed our perception of work?
Almost three quarters (74%) of people never want to return to pre-COVID-19, traditional work paradigms, putting more pressure on employees to adequately support and secure changing workplace environments.
Dell updates data protection/management solutions
PowerProtect DP series is an integrated data protection appliance, offering a range of capabilities to protect and manage data.
The definitive checklist to distinguish a broken authentication system
An improper or insecure implementation of authentication is a critical web application security risk. This checklist will discern the good from the bad.
Vectra expands NDR capabilities across all network environments
Vectra’s network threat detection and response (NDR) solution is designed to use cloud identities that track and link attacker activities and progression across all networks.
Digital transformation and cloud security top of mind for enterprise
In the era of the coronavirus pandemic, digital transformation and cloud security are the chart-topping topics enterprises want to know more about.
Unisys adds new capabilities to Stealth solution
The latest 6.0 version features new automation and visualisation tools to accelerate deployment and simplify management.
Kaspersky identifies new banking malware targeting mobile users
"We recommend that financial institutions watch these threats closely, while improving their authentication processes, boosting anti-fraud technology and threat intelligence data, and trying to understand and mitigate all risks of this new mobile RAT family.”
Claroty finds four vulnerabilities in Schneider Electric OT device
Unmitigated vulnerabilities could give an attacker access to the device, enabling the attacker to break encryption, modify code, and run certain commands.
More than just malware, ransomware 2.0 hits businesses hard
Cyber criminals are shifting their focus from encrypting data to publishing confidential information online, according to new findings from Kaspersky researchers.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - SonicWall VP on the benefits of Boundless Cybersecurity
Today's interviewee will discuss the ins and outs of the company's Boundless Cybersecurity solution and how it can help APAC organisations adjust to the new normal, as well as explaining the 'cybersecurity business gap'.
SMBs in Southeast Asia hit hard by cyber criminals
Kaspersky has recognised a worrying trend of cyber criminals targeting small and medium businesses (SMBs) in Southeast Asia (SEA), and has released a new offering in response.
emt Distribution brings Netsparker security solutions to A/NZ and APAC market
emt Distribution has announced it will bring enterprise-level Netsparker dynamic application security testing solution to Australia, New Zealand and APAC businesses.
IDC names ESET a Major Player second year running
“ESET is strong in the areas of threat research, especially around Android malware identification and behavior detection.”
DDoS attacks surge, becoming more sophisticated
After doubling from Q1 to Q2, the total number of network layer attacks observed in Q3 doubled again — resulting in a 4x increase in number compared to the pre-COVID levels in the first quarter.
Voice phishing attacks on the rise, remote workers vulnerable
There is an increase in voice phishing attacks, where hackers use existing employee names in attempt to trick victims into sharing login credentials and data by phone.
Trend Micro integrates with AWS Gateway Load Balancer for improved security function
Cloud security firm Trend Micro has announced its hybrid cloud security integration with the newly launched AWS Gateway Load Balancer.
The retailer safety guide for the world of online shopping
Are you an online retailer? This guide details the threats that you need to be aware of to keep safe in the biggest ever year of online shopping.
Trend Micro integrates with AWS Network Firewall
As a Launch Partner, Trend Micro has integrated managed threat intelligence feeds from its cloud security solution to enable superior protection in line with this new AWS managed firewall service.
Palo Alto Networks and PwC deliver MDR services to Hong Kong enterprises
“Together, PwC and Palo Alto Networks offer a service designed to address and solve customer cybersecurity pain points particularly as the market demands new ways to detect and respond to threats.”
In the sprint towards digital transformation, don’t neglect your data
Three tips to locate, secure, and understand dispersed corporate data.
Palo Alto launches enterprise data loss prevention service
The solution helps protect sensitive data at rest and in motion across every network, cloud and user access.
New CompTIA cybersecurity skills certification available worldwide
Private sector business and defense organisations alike rely on CompTIA Security+ to build cybersecurity skills among their frontline cyber defenders.
Interview: Why Acronis is building 111 micro data centres almost everywhere
We spoke to Acronis co-founder and technology president Stas Protassov to discuss these announcements.
Secure Code Warrior launches offering to help developers adopt a security mindset
Secure Code Warrior, the secure coding company, has launched a new educational offering that simulates realistic situations to help developers extend their coding skills and preparedness.
Financial firms exposing data through mismanaged access controls - Varonis
Almost two-thirds of the analysed firms leave more than 1000 sensitive files open for every employee to access.
UK university targeted by one million malicious email attacks
The messages included spam, malware and phishing attacks.
Fortinet named Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Firewalls
It is 11th time the company has been recognised in the annual report.
Kaspersky unveils two major update to its Transparency Initiative
The company has announced the opening of a new Transparency Center, as well as the ompletion of a widespread transferal of data storage and processing activities to Switzerland.
With cyber-threats continuing to evolve, organisations need to remain in the fight in 2021
Teams can make improvements in 2021 by having a more comprehensive understanding of the threats that are out there and defining how they conduct operations to offer flexibility to adapt better.
Radware expands DDoS prevention support for AWS
e are pleased to support Radware as they integrate their DefensePro Virtual Appliance for AWS with AWS Gateway Load Balancer,” says AWS spokesman.
Ransomware attacks over SSL increase by 500%, Zscaler report shows
The research reveals the emerging techniques and impacted industries behind a 260% spike in attacks, using encrypted channels to bypass legacy security controls.
Frost & Sullivan: Firewalls to drive network security market
Enterprises’ heightened threats from criminal entities and state-sponsored actors are strongly encouraging them to adopt network security solutions.
DevSecOps increasingly important, but APAC organisations lagging behind
The rise of DevSecOps comes at a time when IT leaders are faced with an increasingly active cyber threat landscape, coupled with higher consumer expectations of digital offerings and application usage due to a sharp increase in online activities.
Rising threat of data breaches among enterprises drives growth in network security revenue
"Key factors leading to the growth of network security market revenue in the Asia Pacific region includes instances of ransomware attacks, targeted attacks and phishing."