Australian business face more cyber attacks than any of its APAC neighbours, according to Cisco’s 2018 Asia Pacific Security Capabilities Benchmark Studies. The study – which reviewed 11 countries – revealed that Australia is the READ FULL STORY
Centrtiy has opted to spin out its IDaaS business as a standalone company named Idaptive, and is honing its strategic focus around its Privileged Access Management approach with cloud-architected Zero Trust Privilege to stop privileged READ FULL STORY
London-based email and data security company Mimecast has launched a month-long global initiative to highlight the value of combining awareness training with cyber resilience strategies in reducing the risk of data breaches and lost productivity. READ FULL STORY
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