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Jamf report highlights poor cyber hygiene in organisations & individuals
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40% of mobile users and 39% of organisations are vulnerable to cyber threats as they operate devices with known weaknesses, according to Jamf's annual Security 360 report.
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Acronis launches robust cyber protection product to tackle digital threats
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data protection
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cloud services
Acronis introduces its latest solution, Acronis Cyber Protect 16, providing robust cyber threat protection and streamlined backup and recovery operations, tailored for distributed organisations.
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CSA unveils new guidance on DevSecOps collaboration & integration
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cloud security
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application security
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devsecops
The Cloud Security Alliance has released new guidance on utilising DevSecOps for a secure cloud computing system, underscoring collaboration as key to its success.
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BlueVoyant expands Supply Chain Defence with AI risk monitoring solution
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London-based BlueVoyant expands its supply chain defence capabilities with a new AI-driven Business Risk Monitoring solution, broadening beyond just cyber risk management.
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Coalition predicts 25% surge in cyber vulnerabilities for 2024
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ransomware
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cyber threats
Cyber-insurance provider, Coalition, forecasts a 25% increase in cyber vulnerabilities in 2024, in its just released Cyber Threat Index, warning businesses to prepare for an escalating digital risk landscape.
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Pacific International boosts data protection with SearchInform solution
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big data
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bi
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dlp
Industrial service provider, Pacific International, bolsters cybersecurity with deployment of DLP solution from software firm, SearchInform, enhancing data leak prevention.
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Operation Texonto spreads false war info, reveals ESET Research
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it infrastructure
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cybersecurity
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microsoft office 365
Operation Texonto, a disinformation scheme targeting Ukrainians with war-related false information via spam emails, has been discovered by ESET Research.
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LockBit ransomware gang dismantled by global task force
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encryption
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cybersecurity
The notorious LockBit ransomware gang, linked to over £120m in extortion and impacting 2000+ victims globally, has been dismantled by an international task force led by the UK and US.
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Absolute Software recognised as key Security Service Edge provider
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Cyber resilience leader, Absolute Software, has been recognised as a key provider of Security Service Edge (SSE) solutions in Forrester's Q4 2023 report, amid escalating demand for robust remote and hybrid workforce security.
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Trustwave reveals cybersecurity threats targeting education sector
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edutech
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privacy
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higher education
Cybersecurity firm Trustwave has revealed unique threats facing the education sector in their latest analysis, 2024 Education Threat Landscape, offering key strategies for building cybersecurity resilience.
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The future of authentication: Are you embracing biometrics?
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surveillance
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cloud services
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biometrics
Biometric technology is experiencing exponential growth and is predicted to transform the future of authentication.
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Earnix welcomes Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer
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testing
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advanced persistent threat protection
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citadel
Earnix bolsters cybersecurity with appointment of Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer, leveraging his two-decade experience to fortify the firm's security strategy.
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Generative AI set to reshape anti-fraud efforts by 2024
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biometrics
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rpa
83% of anti-fraud professionals to deploy generative AI in anti-fraud activities within two years, says 2024 Anti-Fraud Technology Benchmarking Report, despite earlier lag behind expectations.
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IDEMIA teams with Microsoft for Entra Verified ID onboarding
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encryption
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biometrics
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microsoft
Microsoft elevates identity proofing process with IDEMIA through innovative biometric-based solutions for a seamless remote onboarding experience for Entra Verified ID users.
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VietCredCare cyber threat rocks Vietnam's social media landscape
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malware
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phishing
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email security
Vietnam is being rocked by an advanced cyber threat, VietCredCare, targeting business social media accounts, leading to widespread data breaches in government, business, and education sectors.
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Sophos launches 24/7 operational support to MSPs, partners
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firewall
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managed services
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network security
Sophos has unveiled its Partner Care programme, a new expansion to provide 24/7 operational support and non-sales related assistance to partners.
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Avast thwarts 10 billion cyber attacks, reveals new threats
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phishing
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email security
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ai
Avast blocks 10 billion cyber threats, highlighting an alarming surge in new threats as cyber attackers find innovative ways to exploit trusted digital mediums.
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ManageEngine unveils machine learning feature in Log360 for rapid breach response
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advanced persistent threat protection
ManageEngine has launched a machine learning-based exploit triad analytics feature in its Log360 solution to hasten response to security breaches, offering enterprises improved visibility into users, entities and processes.
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Genetec announces Security Center SaaS to revolutionise physical security industry
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edutech
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cybersecurity
Genetec has unveiled Security Center SaaS, an enterprise-grade solution expected to redefine cloud-based physical security with its comprehensive capabilities and cybersecurity measures.
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Device Authority secures extra $2m for IoT access management growth
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network management
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iot
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iam
Device Authority, a leader in IoT identity and access management, has secured an additional $2m in Series A funding from US venture capital firm Mercato Partners' Prelude Fund.
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Vectra AI & Gigamon partner for hybrid cloud security solution
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cloud services
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devops
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public cloud
Vectra AI and Gigamon partner to offer AI-driven extended detection and response (XDR) for large enterprises across hybrid cloud environments, enhancing observability and threat detection.
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Barracuda report highlights rise of high-risk business security threats in 2023
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firewall
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data protection
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malware
Barracuda's 2023 threat research reveals an increase in high-severity cyber attacks targeting businesses, predominantly through business email compromise and malicious code, exacerbating concerns over network security.
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Check Point unveils 2024 Security Report, highlighting AI's role in cybersecurity
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advanced persistent threat protection
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ai
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cybersecurity
Check Point's 2024 Security Report unveils a 90% increase in ransomware attacks and the vital role AI is playing in countering these evolving cyber threats.
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Gartner outlines six trends to shape cybersecurity by 2024
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ai
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cybersecurity
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market analyst
Gartner's report projects six emerging trends, including GenAI and behavioural changes, expected to shape the cybersecurity landscape by 2024, aiming for stronger organisational resilience.