90% of cyber attackers using defence evasion tactics - report
A VMware report widespread usage of the tactic, which ensures attacks are not detected.
Digital Guardian launches new security solution to bolster data protection
Google expands Titan security keys across parts of EU & Asia
Malwarebytes enhances enterprise, channel cloud offerings
Fortinet introduces new AI to combat cybersecurity threats
Cisco launches SecureX, a cloud-native security platform
Mobile malware and exploitation amongst biggest cyber threats for 2020
IT leaders fear data breaches are an 'inside job'
"Bizarrely, IT leaders have not adopted new strategies or technologies to mitigate the risk."
Veeam announces new executive on heels of suite launch
The appointment comes as the company launches its latest data protection software suite.
HP seeks to 'raise the bar' for security in the printer industry
"This is an important step in driving more stringent industry standards for IoT devices, like printers, and pushing our industry to a higher standard."
Cloud security planning – here’s to a safer future
Discussion is likely to focus on cloud security, with IT professionals asking themselves: How did we cope with the threat situation last year?
New report reveals 'wall of shame' in health care data breaches
More than 27 million individuals were affected by breaches of protected health information, according to Bitglass.
Dell Technologies sells RSA for US$2 billion
Clarke reveals that RSA and Dell Technologies developed different strategies to meet different business needs with different go-to-market models.
IBM report projects evolution of phishing, ransomware and spoof tech
"The amount of exposed records that we're seeing today means that cybercriminals are getting their hands on more keys to our homes and businesses.”
McAfee introduces security solution aimed at simplifying SASE adoption
McAfee Unified Cloud Edge was designed with a cloud-first mindset to simplify the implementation of SASE.
Security survey: The internet’s for porn… and gaming
"As well as being inappropriate use of a work device, these sites are more likely to harbour malware or other malicious threats that lead to a compromise."
Telco Security Alliance strives to develop threat detection
“This initiative already proved valuable to AT&T’s visibility into current threats, and as we continue to work together, our focus is on utilising this relationship to deliver better threat intelligence to our customers.”
2G and 3G networks are 'open doors' for cyber attacks
Security researchers have warned about SS7 for decades, however, the vulnerabilities have become more severe in recent years.
Trend Micro revamps partner programme
Says the new programme will focus on higher profitability and margins, customer-centric approach, talent development, and tighter collaboration.
Unisys launches latest version of its Stealth security software
The updated software provides protection for data in container and Kubernetes environments, with the aim of improving data centre security, Unisys says.
'Risky behaviour' observed in IT security pros and individuals - survey
The report found expectation and reality are often misaligned when it comes to the implementation of desirable security solutions.
Veeam launch of new data protection suite 'biggest ever'
"This is the biggest release in the history of Veeam, creating the simplest solution for hybrid-cloud environments.”
Revealed: The countries with the worst internet freedom
The findings are in and the countries with the worst record for internet censorship have been revealed.
New Azure and AWS integration announced amid increasing cyber threats
FireMon says the integration of the two cloud giants will help match the pace needed to protect systems from ongoing and increasing cyber threats and data breaches.
Fortinet cyber threat report paints bleak picture
The report reveals cybercriminals are maximising global economic and political realities to further enable their goal.
Microsoft Azure and Firedome announce collaboration on IoT protection
The integration combines Azure Security Centre for IoT’s threat monitoring and recommendation service with Firedome’s protection and response capabilities.
DDoS attacks almost doubled in the last year - Kaspersky
According to a Kaspersky report, Sundays are becoming an increasingly popular day to attack.
The real winner of 2019? Ransomware
Trend Micro discovered a 10% increase in ransomware detections, despite a 57% decrease in the number of new ransomware families.
Phishing URLs grew by 640% last year - report
“In the cybersecurity industry the only certainty is that there is no certainty, and there is no single silver bullet solution.”
Fortinet engineers accelerated security for global businesses
From threat reports and webinars to solution management, Fortinet is on the cutting edge of security.
Forescout updates security platform to support more high-risk devices
Forescout has updated its security platform to provide more protection against devices across an IT ecosystem, as well as internet of things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) systems.
Claroty reveals DoS vulnerability in Siemens protocol
The security breach represents the same protocol that was exploited by the Industroyer malware which attacked a Ukrainian power grid in 2016.
Unisys’ global security channel partner program goes live
Unisys has officially launched a global security channel partner program with a focus on resellers of Unisys Stealth as well as other Unisys security products and services.
BlackBerry Cylance: Latest report reveals global attack surface expansion
"New techniques to obscure malicious payloads and distribute attacks across multiple organisations paid off for threat actors in 2019."
Security professionals over-confident in security products
Security professionals are over-confident when it comes to effectiveness of their security products, according to a new survey released by Keysight.
Want $10,000? Unisys tempts hackers at San Francisco event
Participants will try to compromise a target system protected by Stealth, Unisys’ encrypted, identity-based microsegmentation solution.
DDoS attacks on the rise, with more hitting victims on Sunday
Kaspersky research has found that DDoS attacks have almost doubled in Q4 2019 with roughly 28% of attacks occurring on the weekend.
Rapid7 Leader in Magic Quadrant for SIEM
Among six other vendors, the company has been named a leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant, noted for its ease of use.
Zscaler updates partner programme
Aims to improve reseller and service provider partners’ technical knowledge with products and integrations.
Cybersecurity market growing billions each year
The overall cybersecurity software revenue is expected to reach US$25.1 billion in revenue in 2020, growing 4.8% year-on-year.
U.S. face meets egg – used telecom tech to spy on own allies
Huawei revels in a ‘gotcha’ moment in the wake of The Washington Post’s revelation that the US Govt used backdoors in CIA-owned tech company to spy on allies.
Vectra AI expands APAC leadership team with new security head
Cybersecurity firm Vectra AI has announced the expansion of its Asia Pacific leadership team with the appointment of Chris Fisher as head of security engineering.
Malware targeting IoT devices skyrockets as transactions rise 1,500%
According to the report, Zscaler customers are generating more than 1 billion IoT transactions per month in the Zscaler cloud.
McAfee announces new acquisition as it moves toward browser isolation
The acquisition of Light Point Securitywill supplement McAfee’s existing inbound and outbound protection for all web and cloud traffic, according to McAffee.