Seattle network security specialist WatchGuard Technologies has unveiled a new cloud-based multi-factor authentication offering – dubbed AuthPoint – aimed at small and midsize businesses. The firm said previously, MFA options had generally been out of reach for SMBs READ FULL STORY
As the world’s attention is focused on cyber crimes such as ransomware and crypto jacking, attackers are busy refining their craft, while nation-states such as Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea are increasingly supporting technologically READ FULL STORY
The online exposure of 15,500 usernames and passwords for New Zealand based file storage website Mega.nz has demonstrated a key issue around using passwords, according to Centrify. After the authenticity of the leaked logins was confirmed, READ FULL STORY
Centrify has inked a definitive agreement with Chicago-based private investment firm Thoma Bravo, under which the latter will acquire a major stake in the Santa Clara based cyber security specialist from its current venture capital investors READ FULL STORY
Imagine a city the size of London thrown into chaos, as public transport grinds to a halt and traffic lights stop functioning …This is no longer the stuff of nightmares or the scenario of a READ FULL STORY
The potential direct economic loss due to cybersecurity incidents for Australian businesses can hit A$29 billion per year, the equivalent of 1.9% of Australia’s GDP, according to a new Microsoft commissioned Frost & Sulivan study.
US cloud access security broker Bitglass is continuing its drive into the Asia-Pacific region with the selection of international business tech distributor Westcon-Comstor as the company’s first value-added partner in New Zealand.
And so we arrive at the very last installment of my convo with Centrify CEO Tom Kemp, a few weeks ago in Silicon Valley. We hope you enjoyed this three-part serial. Telecom Times How do READ FULL STORY
When it comes to cybersecurity, there are no rules. You can’t write rules that will differentiate good guys from bad guys on the Internet. That’s because the bad guys keep changing tactics, learning from their READ FULL STORY
Hey presto, as promised we present the second part of my recent conversation with Centrify CEO Tom Kemp at the firm’s head office in Santa Clara. To kick things off, Tom addressed some ways in READ FULL STORY
New data released by network security specialist WatchGuard Technologies has found that more one in five Australians (21 per cent) have been the victim of a ransomware attack, while just under one in three Australians READ FULL STORY
Verizon had launched a new subscription-based offering, dubbed Threat Intelligence Platform Service, which aims to enable customers to better hunt and confront cyber threats head-on. The service combines cyber-threat intelligence from Verizon’s 11-year Data Breach READ FULL STORY
Heather Wright was in San Jose as a guest of NetEvents Endpoint protection and response vendor Ziften has further extended its relationship with Microsoft, joining the Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection advanced hunting project. Ziften READ FULL STORY