Thursday, August 18, 2022

Landmark decision sees RI Advice found guilty of breaching obligations

The Federal Court has found RI Advice, an Australian Financial Services licensee, guilty of breaching its license obligations to act efficiently and fairly when it failed to have the appropriate cyber risk management systems to effectively manage its cybersecurity risks. 

Spot by NetApp launches continuous security solution for cloud frameworks

NetApp®, a cloud-led, data-centric software firm, announced the availability of Spot Security. Built for the cloud, Spot Security delivers a solution for continuous assessment and analysis of cloud security posture. Spot Security enables DevOps and SecOps teams to collaborate to identify misconfigurations, reduce their potential attack surface, and ensure compliance.

Cyberseek launches in attempt to harness Australia’s cyber security talent and close talent gap

The dangerous shortage of cyber security workers Australia is facing puts our collective digital privacy and infrastructure at risk

Votiro’s new CEO, Ravi Srinivasan to accelerate zero trust file security

Votiro, a global leader in malware and ransomware prevention technology, announced today the appointment of Ravi Srinivasan as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Qualys launches Aussie Cloud to promote compliance requirements

Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, announced the establishment of an Australian multi-tenant cloud platform. The global leader also announced the deployment of its Qualys Australian Cloud to support its Australian customers, particularly those in the government and financial sectors. 

Cyber security expert expounds on the News Corp cyber attack

The attack on News Corp was done through Business Email Compromise, a common threat vector used by hackers to infiltrate a corporate network to gain access to valuable information.Once hackers have gained access to your email, they can preview your most recent and historical conversations including accessing attachments and links within the email text.

Tenable enhances partnership with ServiceNow to streamline workflows

Tenable®, Inc., a Cyber Exposure firm, announced changes to its deal with ServiceNow® that bolster The Now Platform® with asset inventory and vulnerability data from Tenable.ot™. Utilising Tenable’s unified assessment and remediation guidance, this new integration streamlines asset inventory and centralises IT and operational technology (OT) remediation workflows across converged industrial environments.

Business email compromise attacks are on the rise globally finds study

There’s an astounding 84% increase in business email compromise attacks, according to the latest Email Threat Report, which compares half-yearly statistics. The findings of the Email Threat Report should be particularly alarming to organizations that use email services as their main means of internal communication or correspondence with their partners and clients.

Nozomi beefs up MSSP program with 9 firms including Aussies’ CyberCX

Nozomi Networks Inc., the OT & IoT security company, announced its MSSP Partner Program has added nine new members. The program has also expanded to include MSSP Focus Partners who are distinguished by service offerings tailored to address regional requirements. The MSSP Elite Partner program has now grown to 10 members including new members ABS Consulting Inc., Intelligent Buildings and Telefónica Tech. Regionally focused MSSP Focus Partners include CyberCX, Deloitte, Gemina, NRI Secure Technologies, 2TS and TI Safe.

Auth0 releases State of Secure Identity Report, highlighting the most pervasive threats to digital...

Inaugural report reveals insidious trends and provides mitigation strategies for security professionals