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Ransomware
Commonwealth tackling rising cybercrime threat in Asia
Yesterday
Ransomware, identity theft, and virtual security attacks identified as growing threats to security and economic growth.
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Network Security
Palo Alto Networks adds new innovations to PrismaSASE
Last month
New innovations in PrismaSASE that enable customers to identify and remediate misconfigurations in SaaS apps using SSPM capabilities.
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ML
How to enhance digital threat monitoring with machine learning
August 2022
As part of a complete digital risk protection solution, a digital threat monitoring (DTM) solution automatically collects and analyses content streamed from external online sources.
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DevOps
Dynatrace extends application security capabilities for runtime environments
August 2022
Dynatrace has announced that it has extended its Application Security Module to detect and protect against vulnerabilities in runtime environments.
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Ransomware
Education institutions hit hard by ransomware - study
July 2022
The findings reveal that education institutions are increasingly being hit with ransomware, with 60% suffering attacks in 2021 compared to 44% in 2020.
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Security
Small security teams facing greater risks than large orgs
July 2022
"The survey show how these security experts continue to adapt their protection strategies in response to the ongoing wave of cyber attacks."
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Mergers and Acquisitions
SAS acquires Kamakura to propel risk technology innovation
July 2022
Underscoring SAS growth in the domain-specific solutions space, the acquisition will enable SAS to greatly enhance the breadth of its risk solutions portfolio. 
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Gartner
Gartner's top recommendations for security leaders
June 2022
"Leaders now recognise that major disruption is only one crisis away. We can’t control it, but we can evolve our thinking, philosophy, program and architecture.”
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PagerDuty
Ready for anything with the PagerDuty Operations Cloud
June 2022
In a world of digital everything, teams face increasing complexity. Ever-growing dependencies across systems and processes put customer and employee experience, not to mention revenue, at risk.
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Cybersecurity
Visibility and control gaps undermining security - report
June 2022
Organisations are struggling to define and secure an expanding cyber-attack surface, hampering risk management efforts.
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Cybersecurity
Forescout Technologies launches free threat hunting service
May 2022
Forescout Technologies has announced the launch of Forescout Frontline, a new threat hunting service utilising a team of trained cybersecurity analysts.
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Identity and Access Management
The post-pandemic workforce requires secure IAM capabilities
May 2022
HID Global discusses what identity and access management means for organisations in today's convoluted digital world.
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Apricorn
Data backup plans inadequate, data still at risk - study
May 2022
The Apricorn 2022 Global IT Security Survey revealed that while the majority organisations have data backup plans in place, data for many are at risk.
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Remote Working
Over 3/4 of organisations think they'll be breached in 2022
April 2022
"As remote working and digital infrastructure threats persist, organisations should adopt a platform-based approach to optimise security."
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Risk
Dataminr adds advanced capabilities to risk solution
April 2022
Dataminr Pulse is designed to deliver the earliest indication of critical risks, and its new workflow capabilities were create help enterprises manage risk.
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AI
The call is coming from inside the house
April 2022
Security and privacy breaches are accelerating, and the external forces we have been applying to slow the rate are hardly making an impact.
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Cyber Threats
IriusRisk launches OTM Standard to transform threat modelling
March 2022
The OTM Standard, released as part of version 4.1 of the IriusRisk product, is an agnostic way of describing a threat model in a simple format.
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Physical Security
Physical security industry leaders embrace new tech - study
March 2022
The report looks at how the role of physical security continued to evolve in 2021 as organisations adapted to changing conditions.
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EverEdge
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams -The top 5 intangible asset risks
March 2022
Today, we welcome back EverEdge CEO Paul Adams to talk to us about the top 5 risks to an enterprises most important assets.
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Cloud
KnowBe4 identifies email and SMS security risks for APAC
February 2022
"The obvious first issue with this is that if APAC office workers are unable to identify scam emails and SMS messages then they are at significant risk."
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Compliance
Qualys Context XDR launched to rapidly identify threats
February 2022
Incident response and threat hunting teams need an accurate picture of their attack surface to maintain an effective security program, Qualys states.
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Collaboration
MITRE and DTEX Systems partner to raise risk awareness and improve cyber defence
February 2022
Under a non-exclusive licensing agreement, MITRE and DTEX will conduct collaborative research and deliver MITRE Inside-R Protect as a set of data-driven, community-oriented service offerings.
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BI
CyberRes launches Galaxy, brings cyber threat intelligence to security execs
January 2022
CyberRes Galaxy enables cyber professionals to gain visibility into pressing threats to their business and helps organisations secure their value chains so they can focus on driving business growth, the company states.
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Cloud
Risk and reward: Report reveals what risks businesses should look out for in 2022
January 2022
A new report by RiskBusiness Services Limited has revealed various challenges and opportunities that businesses could face in 2022 while also exploring new horizons for financial services firms.