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Cloud
Healthcare environments difficult to secure - Forescout
The convergence of IT, Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) makes it more difficult for the healthcare industry to manage a wide array of hard-to-control network security risks.
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Internet of Things
Kemp: Three common IoT security pitfalls
Research shows that IoT is disrupting markets and IT organisations worldwide, changing economics and agility in many markets.
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Internet of Things
Aruba announces automated security and wireless solutions
New AI-powered ClearPass Device Insight and expanded Wi-Fi 6 portfolio extend increases Aruba’s capabilities in security, connectivity and analytics.
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Smart Home
Hands-on review: Trend Micro’s Home Network Security protects IoT devices easily
These access points may seem trivial, but any device connected to the internet now has the potential to be hacked.
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IoT security
Industrial control component vulnerabilities up 30%
Positive Technologies says exploitation of these vulnerabilities could disturb operations by disrupting command transfer between components.
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Wireless
Aruba announces new automated IoT security solutions
When addressing their IoT strategies, organisations globally are faced with new security and connectivity challenges.
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Smart Home
Aussies too lax about IoT security - McAfee
Aussie consumers are at a loss when it comes to securing the increasing number of connected devices in their homes and are often opting to take no action at all.
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Network Security
Cradlepoint debunks common connectivity and security myths
Many misconceptions have arisen, causing businesses to fear adopting new technologies.
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Smart Home
Top tips to minimise security risks from your IoT devices
Globally, Trend Micro saw almost one billion possible attacks on home networks (879,306,356) in 2018.
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GDPR
New threats on the block: Formjacking, IoT, LotL attacks
Symantec's report provides an overview of the threat landscape, including insights into global threat activity, cyber criminal trends, and motivations for attackers.
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Artificial Intelligence
Raising the stakes: McAfee’s predictions for cybersecurity
Security teams and solutions will have to contend with synergistic threats, increasingly backed by artificial intelligence to avoid detection.
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IoT security
Extreme Networks launches IoT security solution
IoT devices are typically deployed in a flat or unsegmented network so that if breached, the attacker can gain access to sensitive areas of the network.
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IoT security
Gemalto: A look at what’s in store for IoT security
Three predominant security tools emerged as the top methods Australian organisations are using to secure their IoT data/services/devices.
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IoT security
IoT: Productivity boost or Pandora’s Box of security issues?
Organisations have begun using IoT to track assets, improve efficiency, boost customer service and gain greater insight into their operations.
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Internet of Things
Cost keeping Kiwi companies from making the most of IoT
"To move past the barriers inhibiting production scale IoT, organisations have to solve the broader security and upgrade issues."
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IoT security
Oracle Java Card update boosts security for IoT devices
"Java Card 3.1 is very significant to the Internet of Things, bringing interoperability, security and flexibility to a fast-growing market currently lacking high-security and flexible edge security solutions."
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Internet of Things
Half of companies unable to detect IoT device breaches
A Gemalto study also shows that the of blockchain technology to help secure IoT data, services and devices has doubled in a year.
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Smart Home
CUJO AI and Cylance partner to secure connected homes
63% of providers still use DNS blacklisting for end-user protection, and 45% do not feel confident they are ready to manage internet of things (IoT) security.
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Edge Security
Why total visibility is the key to zero trust
Over time, the basic zero trust model has evolved and matured into what Forrester calls the Zero Trust eXtended (ZTX) Ecosystem.
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Ransomware
Cyber attacks develop complexity, target Windows sysad tools - report
The report explores changes in the threat landscape over the past year, uncovering trends and how they are expected to impact cybersecurity in 2019.
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IoT security
Security cameras – a latent botnet network?
In a comparison of 16 indoor and outdoor IP surveillance cameras, researchers found only one well-protected device.
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IoT security
Connected humans and the quest for health, wealth and happiness
"By 2020 it’s estimated there will be more than 20 billion connected devices in use."
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IoT security
ForeScout acquires OT security company SecurityMatters for US$113mil
Recent cyberattacks, such as WannaCry, NotPetya and Triton, demonstrated how vulnerable OT networks can result in significant business disruption and financial loss.
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Industrial IoT
Gartner’s top 10 IoT tech trends
“CIOs who master innovative IoT trends have the opportunity to lead digital innovation in their business.”