Data breach stories - Page 2
Commvault's SaaS solutions earn prestigious IRAP certification in Australia
Commvault's SaaS data protection solutions secure esteemed IRAP certification, heightening its cybersafety standards.
Delinea to launch AI-powered auditing feature for its PAM platform
Delinea is set to introduce an AI-powered auditing feature to its Privileged Access Management platform, aiming to enhance compliance and risk detection.
CISO concerned over inaccurate data on security posture
The issue of data quality was of greater concern to respondents than the lack of security budget and being scapegoated for a breach.
IT leaders report surge in external breach Notifications to gov ICO
32% of UK security decision-makers surveyed reported their organization to the ICO for a data breach, according to Apricorn's annual research.
ChatGPT is here to stay: Can organisations harness it safely?
Amidst the hype, it’s important for organisations and their security teams to recognise the implications and potential pitfalls of ChatGPT.
Australian firms urged to reconsider security solutions
DekkoSecure is flipping the script on cyber threats in an age where catastrophic data breaches have become all too common.
From data breaches to account compromise: how hackers use data leaks to hijack accounts
No matter how strong the password is, an attacker with access to the database could use the credentials right away.
CMTG highlights IT threats during Cyber Security Awareness Month
Perth-based cyber security firm, CMTG, warns Australians of significant daily online threats amidst Security Awareness Month.
Unmasking cyber criminals: The power of privileged identities
Threat actors now realise it’s more effective, faster, and cheaper to steal credentials and log in than trying to hack through technical controls.
CompTIA finds cybersecurity balancing act getting harder
New research from CompTIA reveals slow progress in cybersecurity, as competing interests create challenges for decision makers and practitioners.
Preventing disloyal MICE in the company floorboards
Machiavelli's paradox of the mercenary points to the problem of money. However, the spook world has a broader explanation for why people betray their loyalty.
Charity breach dark web leak: A lesson in cyber response
Hackers could get months or even years' worth of information that they didn't need. And you should never let hackers get any more than they should.
Illumio appoints John Lens as Chief Revenue Officer
Illumio Inc. appoints industry veteran John Lens as new Chief Revenue Officer in a move that solidifies its position in the cybersecurity realm.
Ongoing vigilance in data protection measures essential
The need for organisations to strengthen data security and promptly respond to suspected breaches is highlighted in the latest Notifiable data breaches report.
Cost of data breach in Australia has grown 32% in 5 years: IBM
The average cost of a data breach in Australia has grown 32% in the last five years, reaching AU$4.03 million per the 2023 Cost of a Data Breach Report.
Data security continues to fail despite rigid regulations
UK Data Breaches Continue to Put Millions at Risk, Costing Billions, Analysis Finds. Genuine data security lacking.
ExtraHop reveals financial impact of high-profile data breaches
Data breaches can cause significant financial damage to public companies, with an average drop in net income of 73%, according to a report by ExtraHop.
Data breaches increase almost three times globally
A total of 110.8 million accounts were breached in Q2 2023, with the US ranking first and amounting to almost half of all breaches from April through June.
Average cost of a data breach at an all time high - IBM
IBM Security has released its annual Cost of a Data Breach Report, showing the global average cost of a data breach reached $4.45 million in 2023.
Certificate expiry in enterprise IT: Putting an end to fear
Certificates have become the stealth companion to our online world. But failing to manage them effectively can be more costly than a data breach.
Average cost of a data breach in India touched INR 179 million
Organisations with extensive use of security AI and automation helped cut data breach costs by INR 95m and reduce breach lifecycles by 153 days.
Cloud-driven data protection – an Australian company’s story
Data protection and backup in Australia are crucial amid growing cyber threats. MSS Security shares its experience with cloud-native backup.
Alarming drop in device encryption in UK companies
Lack of encryption and loss of devices containing sensitive information responsible for data breaches at more than a third (35%) of organisations.
Netpoleon partners Pentera to launch automated security validation
Pentera joins the list of solutions Netpoleon offers to help customers keep pace with the security challenges in today’s dynamic IT environments.