APAC consumers not taking ownership of their data, study finds
The majority of consumers in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region expect businesses or governments to protect their data, according to a new F5 research report titled Curve of Convenience 2020: The Privacy-Convenience Paradox.
Huawei introduces all-flash OceanStor Dorado arrays
Huawei launches digital payment cloud solution
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Malware attacks abusing machine identities grew eightfold over the last 10 years - report
OkCupid website and app found to have significant security flaws
Internet outages drastically increased during COVID-19 lockdowns, report finds
Google and Amazon overtake Apple as most imitated brands - Check Point
Google and Amazon were the most imitated brands in phishing attempts for the second quarter of 2020, according to Check Point.
Authentication should be a boon, not a burden
This is the new age of authentication: easier, and more cost-efficient - than ever before.
Forescout and Arista Networks embark on new Zero Trust security partnership venture
Forescout and Arista Networks have come together to deliver Zero Trust security and greater device visibility and enforcement across heterogeneous networks.
Common challenges when dealing with data overload
Siloed data, fragmented data, and an incoherent approach to privacy are a few challenges - so how do you solve them?
10 billion records sit in unsecured databases - China leads the pack
A white hat hacker hacker uncovered a total of 9517 unsecured databases worldwide, collectively containing more than 10 billion entries.
Hardware Security Modules - and why they need to be virtualised
Unbound's vHSM provides advanced key management functionality, as well as easy and secure remote administration support - meaning there is no need for users to compromise on security any longer.
How to take control of the entire data lifecycle
Cloudera's Data Platform powers data-driven decision making by easily, quickly, and safely connecting and securing the data lifecycle.
Take security awareness training to the next level
Decision makers say leaders are normalising security, but employees say they're wrong.
Why “encrypt everything, everywhere, all the time” needs to be common sense
Virtualized environments are the norm, and it is time for cryptographic infrastructure to catch up.
Almost 10,000 unsecured databases with more than 10 billion credentials exposed
Research has identified a total of 9,517 unsecured databases containing 10,463,315,645 entries with such data as emails, passwords, and phone numbers.
Reports suggest spike in vaccine-related phishing campaigns
According to new research from Check Point, the primary attack delivery method is email, constituting 82% of all attack vectors for malicious files in the last month.
App install fraud up $945 million in APAC
Asia Pacific was exposed to US$945 million in app install fraud in the first half of 2020. This is according to the AppsFlyer annual fraud report The State of Mobile Ad Fraud 2020 Edition.
AWS launches fully-managed fraud detection service
Businesses lose billions of dollars to online fraud every year, however businesses respond by investing in cumbersome fraud management solutions that often rely on hand-coded rules and are difficult to keep up to date.
42% more plaintext HTTP servers than HTTPS counterparts - report
Rapid7 has released a report detailing the changing internet risk landscapes of 2020, and other issues facing cybersecurity teams.
Fortinet unveils firewall offering for hyperscale & 5G environments
The company continues to push the boundaries of hardware-accelerated performance for security and networking convergence.
Dealing in data: lessons from the front lines
Interested in machine learning, enterprise data clouds, or data warehouse management? Keep your finger on the pulse of the latest developments in Cloudera’s information portal.
Network intelligence is stopping a wave of DDoS misdiagnosis
Security teams already know the value of a layered defence; it’s time to add more layers, writes ThousandEyes principal solutions analyst Mike Hicks.
Slack unveils new security features as remote working skyrockets
Slack has introduced new security features, integrations and certifications to its platform in response to growing security concerns as more people work remotely.
Forcepoint Dynamic Edge Protection delivers data-centric SASE solutions
The Dynamic Edge Protection suite includes new cloud security gateway and private access offerings through its SASE solution architecture.
WatchGuard releases two new enterprise-grade APs
The AP225W for multi-dwelling unit deployment and the AP327X for harsh outdoor environments.
Are modern authentication solutions killing passwords?
Multifactor authentication is innovating the login process and making it more secure. Passwords may be the first to go - but there are still some factors keeping them alive.
Security teams face mounting stress, call for execs to step in
“With more organisations operating under remote work conditions, the attack surface has broadened, making security at scale a critical concern. This is a call to action for executives to prioritise alleviating the stress."
Q&A: Barracuda VP on how SD-WAN can aid in public cloud adoption
Techday caught up with Barracuda RVP of public cloud & strategic alliances Chris Hill to discuss why SD-WAN is fast becoming the launch pad into the cloud.
Fortinet reports total revenue of $615.5 million
Strong demand for secure SD-WAN and work-from-home capabilities helped power 18% second quarter revenue growth.
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Interview: Microsoft's Ann Johnson on digital empathy and zero trust
“Digital empathy means creating an environment and rolling out tools that are forgiving of employee mistakes,” Johnson explains.
Network security and ADC market to reach $19 billion by 2024
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will continue to impact the market both negatively and positively throughout 2020 and into the first half of 2021.
Cyber criminals turn to Gmail and AOL to advance attacks
“Securing oneself against this threat requires organisations to take protection matters into their own hands - this requires them to invest in sophisticated email security that leverages artificial intelligence to identify unusual senders and requests."
DDoS attacks surge 542% amidst COVID-19 pandemic - report
Generally considered the “off season” for DDoS attacks, researchers attribute the surge in incidents to malicious efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Huawei all-flash arrays scoop 'Recommended' rating from DCIG
The DCIG guide has recognised Huawei’s OceanStor Dorado V6 and OceanStor F V5 series, which have both achieved ‘Recommended’ ratings.
The role of the enterprise data cloud in powering up your data
A new approach is needed for enterprises that want to leverage their data to its fullest extent.
Three-in-one cloud security can ease business through difficult times
By leveraging a comprehensive security platform, organisations can block threats and prevent leakage for all interaction between endpoints, devices and apps, writes Bitglass product marketing manager Juan Lugo.
Data breaches costing companies millions - could incident response help?
On average, data breaches cost companies $3.86 million per breach, with compromised employee accounts the most expensive root cause.
Why there's a huge push for NFV in today's enterprises
To help networking and IT professionals better understand the opportunities and challenges associated with deploying NFV technology, new research based on responses from more than 1,300 IT and networking professionals from around the world is now available.
Beware of these six L7 DDoS attacks
As more services are migrating online, DDoS attacks are increasingly shifting away from the network layer, and into the application layer, writes Radware product marketing manager Eyal Arazi.
Fortinet holds position as fastest-growing SD-WAN vendor
According to a new Omida report, the company has seen a 247% revenue growth year-on-year. Plus, Fortinet announces Fortigate 80F.
Chillisoft nabs LogRhythm Distie of the Year for A/NZ
The specialist cybersecurity distributor has made great strides in LogRhythm sales and support since signing with them a year and a half ago.
One Identity & Ping Identity join forces on identity management
The partnership brings together Ping Identity's access management technology with One Identity’s identity governance and administration (IGA) technology.
Increased demand for cloud computing as organisations look to achieve business continuity - Aruba
The increase in remote working has also created a focus on cyber security for all businesses.
451 Research: The new shape of the enterprise network
In this new world, distance has become the silent digital business killer. Latency looms large, especially for high-performance edge applications, IoT and 5G use cases.
CompTIA's new threat intelligence resource officially launches
The new resource is designed to help technology solution providers, managed services providers (MSPs) and other organisations searching for critical cybersecurity threat intelligence.
Deal triple damage against ransomware with these 3 ultimate strategies
The three main strategies you need to win every ransomware battle are education, implementation, and remediation.