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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.”
94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches last year - Human error top cause
Egress survey finds a substantial 94% of organisations experienced insider data breaches in the last year, with human error the top cause.
Paradox - Enterprise leaders want more IT freedom and more security at the same time
Hysolate's study reveals enterprise IT and security leaders want more IT freedom and more IT security at the same time.
Fortinet: Enhance and extend your SOC with visibility, control and automation
Cornelius Mare, Chief Information Security Officer at Fortinet A/NZ, offers insights on how to extend your security policies across all edges and clouds.
Canalys identifies the top nine cybersecurity vendors
"The leading cybersecurity vendors are increasing investment in their partner programs to support the channel and capitalise on this expanding opportunity."
New certification standards announced, designed to secure and protect consumer data
Vanta has announced the public availability of two new certification standards designed to help secure the internet and protect consumer data.
Cloudflare partners with GlobalDots to provide SOC as-a-service for companies and organisations
Cloudflare has partnered with GlobalDots to provide Security Operation Centers (SOC) as-a-service for companies and organisations.
Tecala chooses eSentire as its MDR solution provider in A/NZ
eSentire is a leader in the multi-signal Managed Detection and Response arena, and will enable Tecala to offer enterprises a bolstered cybersecurity service.
Organisations increasing CX investments must also combat privacy and security — IDC
The data analyst company says these companies must also build trusted data initiatives by increasing the capabilities required for digital trustworthiness.
Risk of data leaks high as employees unsure about confidentiality
"If confidential information falls into the wrong hands, it could harm the company in a variety of ways."