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Organisations suffer security incidents related to exposed secrets in DevOps
Fifty-seven percent of organisations have suffered security incidents related to exposed secrets in DevOps, new research has revealed.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams — Who is Security Centric?
Today we profile Security Centric, an Australian-based information security consulting and services firm.
Spike in phishing scams expected ahead of holiday shopping season
Consumers are being warned to prepare for a spike in phishing attacks this holiday season, with cybercriminals expected to impersonate delivery companies.
Cybots launches AI-driven cybersecurity in A/NZ region
Cybots, the artificial intelligence driven cybersecurity company, has announced its entrance into the Australia and New Zealand market, with a focus on assisting SMEs in the fight against cyber crime.
High profile attacks, ransomware gangs and weaponisation part of cybersecurity predictions for 2022
The threat landscape is set to evolve at a worrying pace in the year ahead.
Barracuda MSP business growth signals hope for smarter cybersecurity solutions
Data protection company Barracuda has recorded rapid growth in its managed service provider (MSP) business, with the acquisition of SKOUT cybersecurity playing a pivotal role in providing new opportunities.
Business recovering quicker from ransomware attacks despite rise in frequency
Despite the increase in the number of ransomware attacks this past year, overall victims suffered limited damage in both severity and duration.
Opening of new data centre heralds ambitious APAC expansion plans for Keeper Security
In the background of our Zoom call is a poster on the wall of Guccione's office. It reads, "Cybersecurity starts here."
WatchGuard Cloud enhances security platform with new endpoint security modules
"WatchGuard continues to deliver on its vision of our Unified Security Platform that enables MSPs to offer a comprehensive set of enterprise-grade security services to protect businesses of all sizes."
What is OT security and how does it differ from IT security?
Let’s consider what OT is, its relationship with IT, and the common problems people experience in working with it.
Majority of businesses already impacted by cloud cyber attack by the time it is investigated
Some 89% of companies have experienced a negative outcome in the time between detection and investigation of a cyber attack on their cloud environments.
Advantage first NZ MSSP to achieve LogRhythm Security Services Authorisation
“It underpins the security services we provide to our customers. We’re excited to have our capability recognised," says Advantage MD.
Quantity, size and complexity of DDoS attacks on the rise - report
"DDoS attacks are rampant, and the frequency doesn't seem to be slowing down."
Netpoleon and Axonius partner to help with asset management challenges
Network security product company Netpoleon and cyber security firm Axonius have announced a partnership that looks to help resolve cyber security asset management challenges.
The deepfake dilemma: How it affects privacy, security & law in Aotearoa
A video shows Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as the character of Maleficent. Her husband Clarke Gayford then appears. It almost looks real - but we know it isn't.
New study shows IT decision-makers think organisations compromise cybersecurity in favour of other goals
A new study by security firm Trend Micro has revealed that 90% of IT decision-makers believe organisations compromise on cybersecurity in favour of other goals within their business.
New malware that abuses Windows 10 App Installer uncovered
Sophos researchers have uncovered a new attack operation by the malware family known as BazarBackdoor, which abuses the Windows 10 App Installer to spread malware.
NZ information security award finalists revealed
The 2021 iSANZ Awards have been announced with cybersecurity businesses, a big bank and experts from across the public and private sectors among the 18 finalists.
Norton new branding shines a light on cybersecurity
The refreshed brand identity will represent the "bright side to the very dark problem that is cybercrime".
AI modeled on the spread of human viruses to combat cyber attacks
BT is to deploy epidemiological AI based on the spread of viruses in humans to combat cyber-attacks.
Forrester has released a series of predictions for 2022
Forrester has published a series of reports that predict what tech executives need to look out for in 2022.
New Microsoft Defender vulnerability should concern every enterprise - expert
A vulnerability found in Microsoft Defender released under Patch Tuesday is the most concerning.
Waikato DHB warned a cyberattack 'catastrophic for patient safety'
Waikato DHB was warned its IT security was severely compromised months before a massive ransomware attack that brought Waikato Hospital to its knees.
Why the biggest cyber-attacks go undetected
Data breaches and cyber-attacks are not singular events. They are an ongoing process with multiple steps.