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Rise in 'quishing' attacks exploits growth in QR code usage
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With the rise of QR code usage, a new form of phishing attack dubbed 'quishing' has surged, with cyber criminals exploiting the codes to steal personal data, warns Yubico's solutions architect, Josh Cigna.
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ASD updates Essential Eight, strengthens phishing-resistant MFA requirements
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testing
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commerce systems
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.
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Microsoft 365 widens cyber defence with mobile YubiKey support
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In a significant leap for cybersecurity, Microsoft 365 has expanded support for passkeys on YubiKeys to mobile devices, advancing protection for iOS and iPadOS users.
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Keeper Security introduces hardware key as sole 2FA method
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apple
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smartphones
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encryption
Keeper Security boosts cybersecurity with new support for hardware security keys as the solitary Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) method to deter remote attacks.
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Top six recommendations for remaining robust and resilient in 2024
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Facing increasing cybersecurity threats, experts insist on switching from passwords to phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication amidst the rise of AI-driven phishing attempts in 2023.
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Australia aims to become global cybersecurity leader by 2030
Fri, 29th Dec 2023
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mfa
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cyber attacks
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Australia intensifies its cybersecurity measures with ambitions of becoming a global frontrunner in digital protection initiatives by 2030.
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Australia leads in global cybersecurity with phishing-resistant measures
Tue, 12th Dec 2023
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phishing
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email security
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Australia adopts robust cybersecurity measures, leading global efforts in phishing-resistance, and positions as a prospective cybersecurity leader by 2030.
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Rising cybersecurity threats push shift from passwords to passkeys
Tue, 28th Nov 2023
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malware
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cloud services
As cyber threats intensify, passkeys are replacing passwords as the prime defence against phishing attacks, says Yubico.
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Rising cybersecurity threats prompt shift from traditional password methods
Mon, 27th Nov 2023
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advanced persistent threat protection
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email security
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cybersecurity
Rising cybersecurity threats prompt a shift from traditional, vulnerable password methods to phishing-resistant authentication solutions.
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Yubico's tips on online security for travellers over the holiday season
Thu, 16th Nov 2023
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
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cyber threats
Cybersecurity firm Yubico offers insightful advice on enhancing online security for travellers this festive season.
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EU aims to standardise digital IDs with personal data control by 2026
Fri, 3rd Nov 2023
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encryption
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phishing
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advanced persistent threat protection
EU aims to standardise digital IDs with personal data control by 2026, moving away from cloud-based providers.
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Securing festive shopping: Tips to avoid online scams and protect personal data
Tue, 24th Oct 2023
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apple
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commerce systems
As online festive shopping skyrockets, concerns about personal cyber security have deepened. Avoid becoming a victim of scams with these top tips.
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Intercede unveils secure FIDO authentication solution with Yubico collaboration
Mon, 23rd Oct 2023
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cloud services
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operating systems
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telecommunications
Intercede has introduced a secure FIDO authentication solution in partnership with tech firm Yubico, a move set to revolutionise business log-ins.
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Boomers have better cybersecurity habits than millennials and Gen Z
Fri, 20th Oct 2023
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email security
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phishing
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cybersecurity
Millennials are twice as likely to reuse their passwords, leaving them vulnerable to account breaches during a busy festive shopping season.
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Yubico launches FIDO Pre-reg, with Okta as first IdP partner
Sun, 8th Oct 2023
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phishing
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email security
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okta
Yubico has introduced FIDO Pre-reg, a feature that provides passwordless onboarding and account recovery/reset for enterprises.
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Yubico unveils FIDO Pre-reg for seamless passwordless onboarding & recovery
Thu, 5th Oct 2023
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okta
Yubico has partnered with Okta to launch FIDO Pre-reg, a passwordless onboarding and account recovery service for enterprise users.
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Yubico goes public as YUBICO on Nasdaq in Stockholm
Thu, 21st Sep 2023
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Yubico is now publicly trading under the ticker symbol YUBICO on the Nasdaq First North Growth Market in Stockholm.
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Phishing resistant hardware, the key to email security
Tue, 29th Aug 2023
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pc hardware
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phishing
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email security
According to Yubico, a provider of hardware authentication security keys, empowering workplaces with phishing-resistant hardware is the key to email security.
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Strong authentication best defence against Ransomware: Yubico
Thu, 10th Aug 2023
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ransomware
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phishing
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email security
Cybercriminals are now looking to leverage new ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) models for profit-sharing in exchange for ransomware tools.
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Phishing-resistant authentication a key to breach prevention
Tue, 8th Aug 2023
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iot security
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yubico
Findings from Yubico's State of Global Enterprise Authentication Survey found that over half of ANZ employees rely on insecure authentication methods.
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Microsoft Entra ID (Azure AD) adds FIDO2 support on iOS
Fri, 4th Aug 2023
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public cloud
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cloud services
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phishing
Users can now sign in to any Entra ID-protected web application on their iPhone or iPad using supported browsers.
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Are your shared workstations secured against cyber attacks?
Mon, 31st Jul 2023
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data protection
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cybersecurity
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mfa
Yubico highlights how shared workstation environments can pose a significant security threat to businesses if strong protection measures are not taken.
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Cybersecurity must evolve to tackle rising phishing trends
Thu, 20th Jul 2023
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phishing
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email security
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cybersecurity
As the volume of security breaches continue to rise, now is the time to move from legacy multi-factor authentication to modern, phishing-resistant MFA.
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AWS now supports FIDO2 security keys in AWS GovCloud
Tue, 18th Jul 2023
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public cloud
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cloud services
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aws
FIDO2 security keys such as the YubiKey are now supported on AWS GovCloud providing phishing-resistant MFA for all users.