Insider threats stories
DTEX Systems launches AI assistant to combat insider threats
DTEX Systems launches an AI Risk Assistant as an add-on to its InTERCEPT platform, leveraging generative AI to address insider threats and mitigate data loss with in-depth insights.
Securing APIs in 2024: Top challenges for CISOs
In 2024, securing APIs emerges as a critical task for CISOs, with 92% of organisations experiencing breaches due to increasing API adoption and sophisticated AI-powered hacking techniques.
Fortinet report reveals cyber threats & defence gaps in Asia Pacific
Ransomware and phishing top cybersecurity concerns in Singapore, says Fortinet study. Increased remote working amplifies insider threats, with insufficient resource allocation also noted as a major hurdle.
Delinea acquires Authomize to amplify cloud-based identity threat defence
Security firm Delinea acquires key cloud-based identity threat detection player Authomize, aiming to bolster its Privileged Access Management solutions and improve defences against identity-based attacks.
CrowdStrike launches modern data protection to replace old DLP products
CrowdStrike unveils Falcon Data Protection, promising a modern, streamlined approach to data security.
Safetica partners with Kaira to boost data security in APAC region
Safetica forms strategic alliance with Kaira to enhance data security solutions and cater to increasing cybersecurity needs in the APAC region.
Australian businesses surge in cybersecurity jobs amid rising threats
Amidst escalating cyber threats, 60% of Australian businesses bolster cybersecurity jobs, reveals research by Trellix.
Major shifts set to reshape the security landscape in 2024
2024 Security Trends: Experts at Integrity360 Flag CTEM Rise, Cloud Reversal, AI Impacts, and Insider Threats.
Embracing ethical hackers could strengthen cybersecurity, says HackerOne report
Ethical hackers could vastly improve cybersecurity, preventing major attacks, according to the latest HackerOne report.
Flexxon launches Xsign: Innovative hardware security solution
Flexxon's Xsign is an innovative hardware security solution that safeguards confidential data by only allowing access to verified users.
APAC organisations need strategy to stop insider threats
New research shows organisations are failing to address the issue of insider threats during a time when the risk is at its greatest.
Insider threats costing organisations $15.4 million a year
Negligent insiders are the root cause of 56% of incidents while credential thefts have almost doubled and are the costliest to remediate. .
Lack of visibility into user activity increase risk of credential theft and insider threats - CyberArk
80% of global organizations have experienced employees misusing or abusing their access to business applications, according to a survey by CyberArk.
Lack of security controls continues to put organisations at risk
Organisations still operate with limited visibility of user activity associated with web applications, despite the risk of insider threats and credential theft.
Trust no one: Recalibrating security to address insider threats
The high profile cases of Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning also provide an enduring yet often overlooked lesson about insider attacks.
Insider threat report reveals deception in the workforce
Insider threats are costing businesses up to $2 million per attack, with brand reputation and disruption to operations being major consequences.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Bitglass?
Bitglass senior director of marketing, Jonathan Andresen, discusses insider attacks and best cybersecurity solutions.
Exabeam and Code42 partner up to launch insider threat solution
Exabeam and Code42 have partnered to offer a joint solution to help security teams detect and reduce risks from insider attacks.
Research: 61% of companies have suffered an insider attack in last 12 months
61% of firms hit by insider attacks as cyber threats soar, finds Bitglass.
CenturyLink launches solution to combat insider threats
The solution employs behavioural analytics algorithms to find malicious user activities and automates the review of privileged account activities.
Proofpoint acquires insider threat management firm ObserveIT
Proofpoint will hand over US$225 million as part of a new arrangement to acquire insider threat management platform ObserveIT.
Routing the enemy within – LogRhythm
While larger organisations and incidents hog the headlines, plenty of illicit activity is slipping under the radar – and staying there.
Finance breaches highlight need for internal cyber vigilance - Bitglass
The financial services sector reported the second-highest number of data breaches in the 12-month period covered by the latest OIAC report.
Why businesses need a strategy to combat the enemy within – Ping Identity
While strengthening your organisation’s external defences with the latest tools and technologies makes sound sense, it’s only half a battle plan.