Penetration testing stories
Major coup for Mindgard with new VP from cybersecurity unicorn Snyk
London-based cybersecurity firm Mindgard bolsters its ranks with the appointment of Benji Weber, former key leader at Snyk, as VP of Engineering to steer AI security solutions.
Gallagher Security wins top OSPA award for second year running
Warwick-based Gallagher Security has won the Outstanding Security Equipment Manufacturer Award for the second year at the 2024 OSPAs, recognised for its innovative approach to global security solutions.
Earnix welcomes Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer
Earnix bolsters cybersecurity with appointment of Daniel Shalom as new Chief Information Security Officer, leveraging his two-decade experience to fortify the firm's security strategy.
'ResumeLooters' cyber-attack disrupts 65 companies across Asia-Pacific
'ResumeLooters' cybercrime campaign compromises 65 businesses in Asia-Pacific, exploiting weaknesses in job search and retail sites to steal and sell personal data of over 2 million individuals.
ASD updates Essential Eight, strengthens phishing-resistant MFA requirements
The Australian Signals Directorate has revised the Essential Eight Maturity Model, lowering the bar for organisations and amplifying phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication requirements to fortify cyber breach prevention.
Aquion partners with Trustwave to enhance cybersecurity in ANZ
Aquion, a value-added software distributor, has partnered with global cybersecurity firm Trustwave to extend sophisticated security provisions across ANZ.
Combating cybercrime in NZ with a robust cybersecurity strategy
New Zealand businesses grapple with cybercrime's volatile threat landscape, as incidents across various sectors showcase the dire consequences. A nuanced approach to cybersecurity strategy is vital.
Cyber resilience vital for securing cyber insurance
Evolving cybersecurity threats mount pressure on businesses, driving demand for cyber insurance and raising insurers' security expectations.
Cybersecurity skills gap poses threat to business protection measures
As digital threats surge, the cybersecurity sector grapples with a pronounced skills gap, jeopardising protection measures and leading to employee burnout.
ePLDT unveils sovereign cloud infrastructure at PH Digicon
At PH Digicon 2023, ePLDT unveiled the ePLDT Pilipinas Cloud, a platform set to host crucial government data to boost digital transition.
Flare unveils enhanced MSSP programme with proactive cybersecurity features
Flare launches advanced Managed Security Service Provider programme featuring Continuous Threat Exposure Management to optimise cybersecurity.
Embracing ethical hackers could strengthen cybersecurity, says HackerOne report
Ethical hackers could vastly improve cybersecurity, preventing major attacks, according to the latest HackerOne report.
Canberra students celebrate success in first Women in ICT programme
Canberra students impress in inaugural Women in ICT programme, with a celebratory event planned at Parliament House.
RSM Australia shares top cybersecurity tips for risk management executives
RSM Australia outlines top 5 cybersecurity tips for risk management execs to enhance business security measures.
Keeper Security with first in joining the CVE programme
Keeper Security, a leader in password management, has become the first company in its field to join the CVE programme as a CNA.
watchTowr partners with Mantel to deliver penetration testing
watchTowr has partnered with Mantel Group to deliver continuous penetration testing technology to Australian and New Zealand organisations.
Red Teaming vs. Penetration Testing: What's the difference?
Organisations face increasing security threats. Red Teaming and Penetration Testing offer proactive measures to protect sensitive data.
Bugcrowd can now launch penetration tests with a few clicks
Bugcrowd’s Penetration Testing as a Service will enable buyers to purchase, set up, and manage pen tests online without sales calls and scoping sessions.
How IT leaders can prepare organisations for penetration testing
Australian boards are aware of cyber risks but not proactive enough, leaving organisations under-prepared, says report.
Kordia poaches new GM from NZ gov spy agency
Kordia appoints Hamish Beaton as GM of Cyber Security Advisory, overseeing a team of skilled consultants providing advisory services to clients.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Introducing Trustwave
TechDay's 10 Minute IT Jams features insights from Trustwave's Craig Searle on the company's penetration testing offering.
Deloitte appoints Chris Gatford & Keith Hazelwood as CEO
Deloitte is expanding its cyber security offerings, with the team from leading cyber consultancy, Hacktive, joining the firm.
DDLS joins the Offensive Security Global Partner programme
DDLS will provide OffSec training products in ANZ, including penetration testing, cloud security, web application, exploit development and security operations.
Ethical hacking in Aotearoa: How can it benefit cybersecurity in NZ?
Hacking and ethical hacking are on the rise in New Zealand, as cyber-attacks increase. Should ethical hacking be an integral part of cybersecurity?.