Incident Response stories
Nspire-d purchase brings Advantage to Wellington
Nspire is a networking consultancy firm predominantly addressing government and enterprise and has plied its trade since 2006.
Microsoft report finds 74% increase in password attacks
Microsoft has published its Digital Defense Report 2022, sharing insights on how the digital threat landscape is evolving and how to mitigate these issues.
APAC businesses lacking cyber incident response plans
Companies in Malaysia and the Philippines have suffered the most incidents, while those in Hong Kong have suffered the least.
2/3 of AU businesses have experienced a cyber incident
"Cyber risk has never been more important and business interruption, data loss and reputation damage are the key factors we should all be preparing for.”
Looking back at the evolution of SIEM
Today, SIEM accounts for approximately $4 billion of total cybersecurity spend and is expected to increase to $6.24 billion by 2027.
Sophos reveals latest ransomware trend impacting orgs
Sophos has announced in a new whitepaper that Hive, LockBit and BlackCat, three prominent ransomware gangs, consecutively attacked the same network.
Latest VMware threat report reveals truth about deepfakes
"Cyber criminals have evolved. Their new goal is to use deepfake technology to compromise organisations and gain access to their environment."
How threat intelligence platforms can extend detection and response
Cybersecurity budgets are rising, with industry commentators frequently reporting that companies are committing more money to strengthening their posture against persistent and sophisticated threats.
Forescout signs agreement to acquire expert in threat detection
Forescout Technologies has signed an agreement to acquire Cysiv, an innovator that uses its cloud platform to improve detection and response.
Microsoft unveils three new security managed services
Security Experts includes three new managed services, Defender Experts for Hunting, Defender Experts for XDR, Security Services for Enterprise.
Dragos discovers new industrial control system malware
The seventh ever publicly known malware specifically developed to disrupt ICS has been found by cybersecurity company Dragos
Advantage, SentinelOne partner to bolster incident response
Advantage has announced a partnership with SentinelOne to strengthen its incident response (IR) and threat detection services in New Zealand and the Pacific.
How to prevent ransomware devastation
The devastating effects of ransomware have grown over the past two decades from opportunistic to carefully orchestrated attacks.
Backing up your business is about more than preventing data loss
Backups are a crucial part of doing business - typically most crucial directly after the realisation that one wasn't done properly.
How incident responders fight infotech fires
When systems fail, or hackers strike, incident responders represent an organisation’s first line of defence.
Cloudflare partners with leading cyber insurers and incident response providers
Cloudflare has announced partnerships with leading cyber insurance companies to help businesses manage their risks online.
Maximising your investments through security automation
Let’s face it, we’ve talked about security automation for years. We’ve grappled with what, when and how to automate. At certain points we’ve wondered if there’s any place at all for automation. But in our heart of hearts, we’ve known for years that automation is the future. Now the future is here.