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Bugcrowd launches CrowdConnect for bolstered global cybersecurity
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Bugcrowd's CrowdConnect Partner Program offers global partners a multi-solution cybersecurity platform, harnessing collective hacker creativity and improving cybersecurity strategies.
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Data Privacy Day: Veritas stresses the need for robust data management
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In the run-up to Data Privacy Day, Veritas Technologies' Pete Murray underlines the critical need for regulatory safeguards amid growing threats from AI-powered cyber attacks.
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Cyber attacks on financial services sector surge in 2023
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Cyber attacks on financial services surge in 2023 with a 137% rise in vendor email compromise attacks, posing serious financial risks.
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2024 cybersecurity shifts to be driven by AI & APIs
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Karl Mattson from Noname Security, predicts geopolitical conflict, AI disruption, and API regulation will shape a seismic 2024 cybersecurity landscape.
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Summer camp tackles Australia's tech skills shortage
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In a bid to bridge Australia's tech worker shortage, 160 students will participate in Grok Academy's summer computer science camp in Sydney and Melbourne.
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AI marked as top cybersecurity challenge for next year
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Cybersecurity challenges for 2024, including AI-driven threats, are spotlighted by Kaspersky, urging heightened vigilance in adopting online security measures.
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UK experienced more than 17 million daily cyber attacks in 2023
Wed, 20th Dec 2023
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UK faces around 17 million daily cyber attacks in 2023, with most targeting remote desktop protocol, says Coalition.
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DerScanner introduces Supply Chain Security to protect third-party code elements
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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DerScanner adds Supply Chain Security feature to verify third-party code, combating rising threats amid increasing open-source software cyberattacks.
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Eagers Automotive partners with SentinelOne to boost cybersecurity
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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Eagers Automotive, Australia's largest dealership, partners with cybersecurity firm SentinelOne to bolster its cyber defences.
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Surge in counterfeit app risk as cybercrime exploits rising digital consumption
Tue, 28th Nov 2023
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Cybercrime surge sees a 32% rise in counterfeit applications on app stores in 2023, posing a serious threat to user safety.
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Festive season online shopping spurs rise in luxury brand phishing scams
Tue, 21st Nov 2023
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Cyber threats are on the rise this holiday season, warns Check Point Research, with a 13% increase in malicious files related to online orders and deliveries.
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Tesserent predicts cybersecurity challenges & trends for 2024
Thu, 9th Nov 2023
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Tesserent's cybersecurity experts anticipate AI risks, a growing skills shortage, and regulatory changes by 2024.
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Australia pledges no ransom payments for cyber attacks at CRI Summit
Sat, 4th Nov 2023
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Australia officially pledges at the CRI Summit not to pay ransom for cyber attacks, affirming its dedication to combatting global cybercrime.
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Generative AI: A disruptive force at the hands of cyber attackers
Tue, 31st Oct 2023
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Generative AI tools in the wrong hands are a serious threat, which is why their use must be regulated properly.
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CAST unveils autumn release of software intelligence product
Fri, 27th Oct 2023
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cloud services
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CAST has launched their autumn release of software intelligence product, CAST Highlight, designed to enhance cloud migration and optimisation.
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RSM Australia shares top cybersecurity tips for risk management executives
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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RSM Australia outlines top 5 cybersecurity tips for risk management execs to enhance business security measures.
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Organisations fail to see benefit of ethical hacking - report
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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risk intelligence & compliance
52% of security professionals prefer to accept undiscovered vulnerabilities than work with hackers, HackerOne data shows.
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Semperis Forest Druid to support Microsoft Entra ID enhancing cybersecurity
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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Semperis enhances Forest Druid tool to support Microsoft Entra ID, strengthening defenses against cyber threats.
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National Cybersecurity Week: Cyber awareness for non-tech savvy
Wed, 11th Oct 2023
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National Cybersecurity Week highlights the need to boost cyber awareness, especially for the non-tech savvy group.
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CybeReady launches SME-focused security training solution
Thu, 14th Sep 2023
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it training
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compliance
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CybeReady has launched a new version of its security training platform, tailored for small and medium-sized enterprises.
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New report highlights shocking business cybercrime costs
Fri, 7th Jul 2023
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Cybercrime attacks cost US and UK businesses into the hundreds of thousands with the majority targeted multiple times.
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Protect Your Employees From Becoming A ‘Single Point of Failure’
Wed, 17th May 2023
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IT departments need to work closely with HR to ensure employees' roles – and their subsequent access levels – are clearly defined.
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Young hackers: redirecting talents from cyber-bad to cyber-good
Mon, 27th Feb 2023
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The rise of young hackers in the cybersecurity industry is a growing concern that needs to be addressed urgently, says journalist.
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Operate without opening the chest: identifying VMware vulnerabilities
Wed, 15th Feb 2023
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it automation
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IT managers should immediately check whether they have already installed this critical patch and do so as soon as possible.