Data breach stories
Logi-Tech & ARIA Cybersecurity unite to defend Australian infrastructure
ARIA Cybersecurity and Logi-Tech introduce AZT PROTECT, a novel service aimed at defending Australia's crucial infrastructure from cyber threats.
Australian firms express concern over insufficient cloud security
Over 60% of Australian security workers believe cloud security is inadequate, putting businesses at high risk, says new study.
How organisations can reduce security and compliance risks when working remotely
As hybrid and remote working models remain in place, they reveal previously unconsidered security gaps in organisations.
Australian retailers jeopardise online shopper safety with poor cybersecurity
Australian retailers expose online shoppers to potential email fraud due to inadequate cybersecurity measures, reveals Proofpoint report.
Alarming findings in 2023 State of SaaS Data Security Report
Despite IT leaders prioritising cyber protection, the 2023 State of SaaS Data Security report reveals a 60% data loss rate across European organisations.
CrowdStrike unveils Falcon Go for SMB cybersecurity
CrowdStrike's new Falcon Go revolutionizes SMB cybersecurity, offering AI-driven protection against modern threats.
Telecom firms' 3G phase-out faces security challenges, says Thales report
Security threats pose significant challenges to the 3G phase-out plans by leading telecom companies in Australia and New Zealand, says Thales.
Australian & NZ firms hit hard by cybersecurity breaches
74% of firms in Australia and New Zealand have suffered cyberattacks in the past year, with 41% experiencing multiple breaches.
Delinea publishes comprehensive white papers to fortify global compliance preparations
Delinea issues crucial white papers to aid global organisations in strengthening compliance preparations against cyber threats.
ExpressVPN unveils Keys, its new password manager in security toolkit expansion
ExpressVPN branches into wider security tools, unveiling its new password manager, Keys, for a safer and more secure online experience.
Commvault's SaaS solutions earn prestigious IRAP certification in Australia
Commvault's SaaS data protection solutions secure esteemed IRAP certification, heightening its cybersafety standards.
Delinea to launch AI-powered auditing feature for its PAM platform
Delinea is set to introduce an AI-powered auditing feature to its Privileged Access Management platform, aiming to enhance compliance and risk detection.
CISO concerned over inaccurate data on security posture
The issue of data quality was of greater concern to respondents than the lack of security budget and being scapegoated for a breach.
IT leaders report surge in external breach Notifications to gov ICO
32% of UK security decision-makers surveyed reported their organization to the ICO for a data breach, according to Apricorn's annual research.
ChatGPT is here to stay: Can organisations harness it safely?
Amidst the hype, it’s important for organisations and their security teams to recognise the implications and potential pitfalls of ChatGPT.
Australian firms urged to reconsider security solutions
DekkoSecure is flipping the script on cyber threats in an age where catastrophic data breaches have become all too common.
From data breaches to account compromise: how hackers use data leaks to hijack accounts
No matter how strong the password is, an attacker with access to the database could use the credentials right away.
CMTG highlights IT threats during Cyber Security Awareness Month
Perth-based cyber security firm, CMTG, warns Australians of significant daily online threats amidst Security Awareness Month.
Unmasking cyber criminals: The power of privileged identities
Threat actors now realise it’s more effective, faster, and cheaper to steal credentials and log in than trying to hack through technical controls.
CompTIA finds cybersecurity balancing act getting harder
New research from CompTIA reveals slow progress in cybersecurity, as competing interests create challenges for decision makers and practitioners.
Preventing disloyal MICE in the company floorboards
Machiavelli's paradox of the mercenary points to the problem of money. However, the spook world has a broader explanation for why people betray their loyalty.
Charity breach dark web leak: A lesson in cyber response
Hackers could get months or even years' worth of information that they didn't need. And you should never let hackers get any more than they should.
Ongoing vigilance in data protection measures essential
The need for organisations to strengthen data security and promptly respond to suspected breaches is highlighted in the latest Notifiable data breaches report.
Cost of data breach in Australia has grown 32% in 5 years: IBM
The average cost of a data breach in Australia has grown 32% in the last five years, reaching AU$4.03 million per the 2023 Cost of a Data Breach Report.