Education prime target for cyber attacks, report finds
"Students use an increasing number of devices - on campus, at home and on the go - connecting endpoints to both secure and unknown networks."
McAfee introduces new threat visibility and prioritisation feature
WatchGuard releases new ruggedised network security appliance
Trend Micro named as leader in endpoint security
Gartner names SailPoint Leader in identity governance for the sixth time
Major security, privacy and ethical blindspots in AI development
Sophos launches managed threat response service
Nuance announces updates to biometric fraud detection offering
A recent Nuance survey found 1 in 4 people have fallen victim to fraud in the last twelve months, each person losing an average of $2,000 due to inefficient passwords.
Disruptionware emerges as newest and nastiest cyber threat
Forescout and ICIT research has identified the rise of disruptionware and its threat to particularly operational technology environments.
NetScout's Arbor Networks cybersecurity play shows fruit
We look at the how the vendors cybersecurity strategy has come together
Dell announces new data protection solutions
“As organisations generate increasing amounts of data, concerns extend beyond securely storing and protecting data to managing it across diverse environments.”
Elastic launches endpoint security offering
The offering is based on its acquisition of Endgame, a company focusing on threat prevention, detection, and response based on the MITRE ATT&CK matrix.
ManageEngine launches holistic take on privileged access security
PAM360 provides governance over privileged access entitlements, correlation of privileged access data with other IT management platforms.
Okta launches offerings for threat detection and remediation
UserInsight introduces suspicious activity reporting for end users, and HealthInsight brings customised, dynamic security best practice recommendations for administrators.
Malware hiding on popular content delivery networks - WatchGuard
Data also shows Kali Linux modules cracking malware top ten list and a dramatic year-over-year increase in overall malware volume.
Ping Identity releases self-service IAM solution
The solution addresses common tasks across the Ping Intelligent Identity platform with simple, self-service workflows and standardised templates that can be delegated to business users.
Symantec updates endpoint security offering
The Symantec Endpoint Security (SES) brings automated assistance with security management to evaluate risks and take action to secure their organisation.
NetEvents announces Innovation Award finalists for 2019
Darktrace, Mellanox, and NetFoundry are amongst the finalists for this year’s NetEvents Innovation Awards 2019, in the fields of Cloud/Datacenter, internet of things (IoT), and cybersecurity.
GitHub amps up vulnerability reporting capabilities
GitHub has announced new capabilities that make it easier for developers to report vulnerabilities directly from their repositories.
Cloud-native breaches vastly different from legacy malware attacks - McAfee
The report uncovered that 99% of misconfiguration incidents in public cloud environments go undetected, exposing companies to data loss.
WatchGuard releases cloud-based service to automatically block phishing attempts
DNSWatchGO aims to fill security gap beyond the network perimeter, as new research shows 64% of remote users have fallen victim to a cyber-attack.
Are Fortune 500 companies failing at cyber security?
"Lax security and its resulting breaches have long-term repercussions for organisations as well as their customers, shareholders, partners, and other stakeholders."
Most organisations exhibiting malicious RDP behaviour - report
Remote Desktop Protocol is a vital tool for managed service providers (MSPs) in their management of hundreds of client networks and systems.
The key performance metrics to monitor for perfect server visibility
Organisations need to have server monitoring tools that cover the right performance indicators that fit the applications they have running on their servers.
IBM announces z15 with new data privacy capabilities
The IBM z15 is a new enterprise platform delivering the ability to manage the privacy of customer data across hybrid multicloud environments.
Zero-day Internet Explorer vulnerability exploited in the wild
Microsoft released an out-of-band patch for the vulnerability discovered by Google researchers due to the report that it has been exploited in the wild.
Public dataset to help researchers predict malicious activity unveiled
The dataset comprises 51.6 malicious activity reports involving 662,000 unique IP addresses across the globe.