Cybersecurity strategy stories
Fastly report reveals impact of cyberattacks on Aus-NZ businesses
Fastly reports that Aus-NZ companies experienced a 9% revenue loss due to cyberattacks, with a recovery period of 7.5 months.
Cybersecurity is full of fear –we need to change this
Cybersecurity has associated itself with fear, and as a result, instead of enabling, it has stifled the growth settings we need the most now.
Sharp rise in cybercrime across EMEA in first half of 2023
EMEA region hit hardest as global DDoS attacks rise by 31%. France, Germany, Italy, Kenya, and Saudi Arabia among most targeted nations.
Splunk's 2023 CISO report reveals increasingly disrupted landscape
Disrupted cyber attacks are on the rise according to Splunk's CISO Report, with 90% of orgs hit in the past year and 83% paying ransoms.
Preparing your IT security defences for the year ahead
Tools and services in place need to be constantly monitored and updated to ensure they can protect against both current and emerging threats.
Illumio’s cybersecurity experts predict priorities for 2023
Illumio predicts breach containment, consolidation, and better governance as priorities for 2023 and warns of increased threats to healthcare and energy.
Fortinet training edges toward closing cybersecurity gap
The Fortinet Training Institute has made significant progress in closing the cybersecurity skills gap, on track to train one million people by 2026.
How open banking benefits customers, banks – and cybercriminals
Australia's move towards open banking has been hindered by slow progress. However, with the right security measures, the future of open banking can be secure.
Divide between IT and OT teams hindering unified cybersecurity strategies
Organizations are hindered by a cultural divide between IT and OT teams, preventing a unified cybersecurity strategy, a report from Dragos has found.
Appgate launches latest version of zero trust network access solution
Appgate launches new version of zero trust network access solution, offering enhanced capabilities for enterprises.
Ping Identity acquires Singular Key, extends no-code functionality
Ping Identity has acquired no-code identity specialist Singular Key to streamline integration of identity services.
Traditional solutions fail to secure organisations against today's malware
Traditional anti-malware solutions miss nearly 75% of threats, according to new research from WatchGuard Technologies.
How to address cyber-threats as a strategic risk
Cybersecurity should be a priority discussion point for business leaders, as point solutions and incomplete approaches create vulnerabilities.
Companies not utilising threat hunters correctly – study
ThreatQuotient study reveals confusion over the role of threat hunters, with many teams focusing on reactive processes.
75% of DevOps professionals say certificate issuance policies slow them down
Less than half of DevOps professionals believe developers always request certificates that serve as machine identities through authorised channels.
Organisations still not getting cybersecurity fundamentals right - Wavelink
Survey: 60% of data breaches linked to unpatched known flaws.
AiSP launches ladies in cybersecurity mentorship programme
AiSP launches mentorship programme to groom female cybersecurity professionals in Singapore, addressing talent shortage.
Business security performance impacting bottom line - Thycotic
When cybersecurity teams do not meet their targets, it impacts the CEO with longer hours, job insecurity, shareholder pushback, and bonus reductions.
Nine ways to boost IT security during the summer holidays
With fewer users to manage, IT teams will likely have more capacity to carry out tasks that might have been overlooked during the busy business year.
How user-centred design is reshaping cybersecurity
A user-centered design approach starts with users and asking them what they want to gain a deeper understanding of their needs.
Time to turn the tables on cyber-attackers
Deception tech in cybersecurity mimics wartime strategy to protect Australian firms.
How to level up Australia’s cybersecurity productivity – CrowdStrike
The Productivity Bulletin showed that productivity levels in Australia has been declining in key industries since 2013, falling behind global peers.
Forcepoint increases cloud security presence to cover 128 countries
This PoP expansion brings Forcepoint services to virtually anywhere in the world while delivering optimal security and productivity enhancing capabilities.
Fortune 500 companies failing to demonstrate cybersecurity commitment - Bitglass
Bitglass report: 77% of Fortune 500 firms don't indicate who leads cybersecurity.