Cybersecurity stories - Page 2
Nearly a quarter of exploits sold on the cybercriminal underground are more than three years old
"Criminals know that organisations are struggling to prioritise and patch promptly."
Cyber incidents on the rise as ransomware accounts for two thirds of all malware attacks
More cybercriminals are customising malware for attacks on virtual infrastructure.
Advancing forward together: Google, AIT and Unbound secure and enable cloud
Like any business initiative, you have to balance the post-cloud benefits with the pre-cloud strategy.
Solista brings together six top security vendors to form the Zero Trust Alliance
The members of the Alliance will work to enable business agility and give organisations the ability to repel and remediate against internal and external threats.
Transition to API-based app development raises security concerns
The proliferation of API-centric applications and mission-critical cloud services are causing many organisations to underestimate the required tools and technologies to secure them.
More users falling for security and HR-related phishing attacks
"Employees can be the difference between a successful attack and an unsuccessful one with proper security awareness training and testing.”
94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches last year - Human error top cause
Egress survey finds a substantial 94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches in the last year, with human error the top cause.
Paradox - Enterprise leaders want more IT freedom and more security at the same time
Hysolate's study reveals enterprise IT and security leaders want more IT freedom and more IT security at the same time.
Fortinet: Enhance and extend your SOC with visibility, control and automation
Cornelius Mare, Chief Information Security Officer at Fortinet A/NZ, offers insights on how to extend your security policies across all edges and clouds.
Canalys identifies the top nine cybersecurity vendors
"The leading cybersecurity vendors are increasing investment in their partner programs to support the channel and capitalise on this expanding opportunity."
New certification standards announced, designed to secure and protect consumer data
Vanta has announced the public availability of two new certification standards designed to help secure the internet and protect consumer data.
Cloudflare partners with GlobalDots to provide SOC as-a-service for companies and organisations
Cloudflare has partnered with GlobalDots to provide Security Operation Centers (SOC) as-a-service for companies and organisations.
Tecala chooses eSentire as its MDR solution provider in A/NZ
eSentire is a leader in the multi-signal Managed Detection and Response arena, and will enable Tecala to offer enterprises a bolstered cybersecurity service.
Organisations increasing CX investments must also combat privacy and security — IDC
The data analyst company says these companies must also build trusted data initiatives by increasing the capabilities required for digital trustworthiness.
Risk of data leaks high as employees unsure about confidentiality
"If confidential information falls into the wrong hands, it could harm the company in a variety of ways."
Sophos expands Linux cybersecurity ecosystem with Capsule8 acquisition
The deal is set to expand the Sophos portfolio of detection and response solutions and services for underprotected server and cloud environments.
Gamifying cybersecurity key to preventing attacks
"Many CISOs have found it very effective to use ad-hoc gamification in pushing down ownership of cyber-risk management to individual risk owners."
Patrick Pulvermueller takes the reins as Acronis CEO as company value hits $2.5b
Former CEO Serguei Belloussov will remain on the Acronis board and will also stay on as chief research officer.
Vodafone NZ ups its cybersecurity game with new cloud product
Powered by CrowdStrike, the solution is designed to protect organisations from cyber threats such as ransomware, malware, data breaches and and other sophisticated attacks.
Nozomi Networks updates partner programme, looks to reward top players
Nozomi Networks has made updates to its channel program with a view to fully mobilise its global network of partners for growth and success.
Huge increase in threat actors using Cobalt Strike - Proofpoint research
Proofpoint cybersecurity company has released research finding a 161% increase in threat actors using the threat emulation tool Cobalt Strike.
How to focus cloud-centric organisations’ data protection
Organisations can embrace digital transformation with confidence by including these crucial considerations in data protection strategy planning and execution.
Research finds millennials and boomers fear deepfakes and biometrics most of future tech
Research from Kaspersky finds millennials and boomers are wary of future technologies.
Prevention and preparedness revisited: Cyber-defence after Kaseya ransomware attack
The Kaseya calamity can one day be remembered as a tipping point that led eventually to a better security posture, writes Vectra AI CEO Hitesh Sheth.