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Avast and RiskIQ announce threat intelligence partnership
Digital security and privacy company Avast, and RiskIQ, an internet security intelligence company, have announced a threat intelligence partnership.
Interview: Infosys CISO Vishal Salvi on cybersecurity and Cyber Defence Centres
We spoke to CISO Vishal Salvi to learn more about the company's approach to cybersecurity and what it means for customers.
Cybersecurity roadblocks: 5 things leaders need to act on now
In 2021, organisations must focus on security as the foundation for safely creating, storing and managing data.
Internet of Things in desperate need of more robust identity and access management
"IAM is yet another identity and security framework that poses significant challenges when crossing from the IT realm onto the IoT."
Beware the top three blind spots that precede cloud data breaches
The ability to correlate individual events/alerts over time into an attack ‘storyline’ can help mitigate major cloud security blind spots.
Privileged access management vital as ransomware risks escalate
"PAM has become a key battleground in cyber security and the combined ThycoticCentrify is perfectly positioned to support our distribution channel partners and their customers."
Cybersecurity in the age of AI
Autonomous Response is necessary not only because humans cannot keep up with today’s threat climate, but because AI-based attacks are approaching.
Techday's Cybersecurity in Aotearoa project selected for NZ On Air Public Interest Journalism Fund
"We will deliver thought-provoking coverage with real-world advice and commentary from security experts, and stories from people just like you and me.”
Attivo Networks launches CIEM solution to bolster identity management offerings
The solution is esigned to reduce the attack surface for entitlements and identities within the cloud.
How PAM can help to prevent major security disasters like Colonial Pipeline
When a cyber attack on the United States Colonial Pipeline erupted in May this year, the fallout was almost unthinkable.
Almost half of APAC organisations believe they lack necessary security talent - CrowdStrike research
CrowdStrike research reveals almost half of APAC organisations believe they lack the necessary security talent.
Why BeyondTrust privileged access management matters on AWS
A move to the cloud is a no-brainer for organisations that need flexibility and scalability in their IT systems - here's how to do privileged access management (PAM) right the first time.
DHBs not included in SIS cyber security programme
The SIS is not seeking to have district health boards included in a programme where it sets out what agencies must do to cope with information security threats.
Ransomware guardrails failing — Cloudian research
Cloudian released new data based on a survey of 200 IT decision-makers whose organisations experienced a ransomware attack between 2019 and 2021.
Internet of Things devices major source of security compromise - report
"A majority of IoT transactions pose great risk to the business."
NZ business at risk of innovation decline without proper investment
Planned technology investments will focus on security and risk management and building out data and analytics capabilities.
US-based security firm Virsec expands reach in A/NZ markets
Former Palo Alto Networks staffers Rob Nobilo and Ben Burt have been appointed as A/NZ sales director and A/NZ regional technical services director, respectively.
archTIS crafts partner program to explore global channel opportunities
“We see the channel partner network as an integral part of our growth plan both here in Australia and globally," says archTIS' APAC VP.
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.”