AI to alter Asia Pacific's cybersecurity landscape by 2024
Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to transform the Asia Pacific's cybersecurity sector by 2024, presenting new developments and risks.
Check Point forecasts rising AI-enabled cyberthreats for 2024
Cybersecurity firm Check Point has warned of an upswing in AI-powered cybercrime and state-sponsored hacktivism in 2024.
Hackuity launches Version 2.0 of next gen vulnerability management
Hackuity, the risk-based vulnerability management provider, has launched Version 2.0 of its platform with major enhancements to support risk prioritisation.
Kaspersky uncovers 3-year old supply chain attack campaign
Kaspersky identifies new Linux-targeting malware campaign using infected Free Download Manager software, stealing sensitive information.
Veriti named 'Cool Vendor' by Gartner, seen as SOC innovator
The company has announced that it has been named a Cool Vendor by Gartner, in the 2023 Gartner Cool Vendors for the Modern Security Operations Center report.
Qakbot cyber hacking operation revealed by Check Point and FBI
FBI dismantles Qakbot cyber hacking operation, impacting 700k computers worldwide. The malware is highly adaptive and financially-driven.
Ransomware down 57%, Secureworks warns against complacency
Secureworks has cautioned against complacency despite a 57% decline in ransomware incident response engagements in 2022.
DDoS carpet bombing is coming in fast
Carpet bombing is one of those destructive techniques that has become a major concern for enterprises and service providers worldwide.
CyFox identifies critical hijacking vulnerability in popular streaming software
Critical hijacking vulnerability in Stremio 4.4 puts 5 million users at risk; remote code execution and information theft possible.
Zscaler uncovers increasing complexity and sophistication of ransomware
Zscaler reveals rise in ransomware attacks targeting public entities and organizations with cyber insurance in its 2023 ThreatLabz Ransomware Report.
Zscaler debuts four new cybersecurity services to halt attacks
Zscaler has debuted four new cybersecurity services and capabilities which further extend the power of its Zscaler Zero Trust Exchange cloud security platform.
APJ commerce web attacks surpass 1.15 billion - report
Akamai finds that in APJ more than 1.15 billion web attacks were recorded in the commerce sector, across retail and hotel and travel verticals.
Bishop Fox continues momentum with expansion into UK and Europe
Bishop Fox expands into the UK market, offering penetration testing services to help organizations enhance their security posture.
ChatGPT and AI tools drive up phishing threats - report
Zscaler's 2023 ThreatLabz Phishing Report reveals that modern phishing attacks rely on stolen credentials and AI tools like ChatGPT.
Safe Security reaches $100m in funding following latest round
Safe Security, the AI-based cyber risk management platform, has raised $50m in a Series B funding round led by Sorenson Capital.
Akamai's new security service program helps protect against attacks
Akamai Technologies, the distributed edge and cloud company, has introduced an updated managed security service program and premium service offerings.
Kordia uncovers truth of cyber crime in New Zealand
Peter Bailey, Regional Cyber Security Business Manager at Kordia, says the research shows there is money to be made for cyber criminals targeting New Zealand.
Rapid7 to acquire Minerva Labs for $38M, extend MDR services
Rapid7 has acquired Minerva Labs, a provider of anti-evasion and ransomware prevention technology, to enhance its threat detection capabilities.
Akamai Technologies extends protection to reduce attack surfaces
Akamai Technologies has launched the Akamai Hunt security service, designed to identify and address evasive threats and risks.
DDoS attacks not only more frequent but more powerful - report
Radware's 2022 Threat Analysis Report reveals that DDoS attacks surged in number, power, and complexity, with a 150% increase globally compared to 2021.
Sophos earns three AAA awards in SE Labs' security test
Sophos Intercept X achieved 100% accuracy in detecting and stopping cyber attacks in SE Labs' tests, earning three AAA awards.
Forescout’s Vedere Labs details OT vulnerabilities in latest study
Forescout’s Vedere Labs disclosed an update to its OT:ICEFALL study distributed in June 2022, which detailed vulnerabilities found in thousands of OT devices.
HackerOne launches Gold Standard Safe Harbour statement
The GSSH is a short, broad, easily-understood safe harbour statement that’s simple for customers to adopt, HackerOne states.
OpenText survey finds SMBs sweet spot for ransomware attacks
Findings show growing concern about ransomware attacks, the impact of geopolitical tensions and rising inflation rates.