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  • Cyber security skills : Hiring to train

    Cyber security skills : Hiring to train

    Interview with Chris Thomas, RSA Advisory Systems Engineer, who leads the threat detection and response team, and Rui Ataide, Principal Consultant, Incident Response. Thomas: “Industry needs to look at the opportunity to build people as opposed to hiring a senior 10 year veteran. Someone that has the right aptitude and the right attitude. Building these […]

  • Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Evaluating the Performance of Australia’s National Cyber Security Strategy This article compares the Australian Government’s own assessment of its progress towards implementing the National Cyber Security Strategy with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s (ASPI) evaluation of the same progress. Published in April 2016, the Strategy provided a plan of 33 actions the Government would take […]

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  • Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Evaluating the Performance of Australia’s National Cyber Security Strategy This article compares the Australian Government’s own assessment of its progress towards implementing the National Cyber Security Strategy with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s (ASPI) evaluation of the same progress. Published in April 2016, the Strategy provided a plan of 33 actions the Government would take […]

  • Protecting crowded places from terrorism: Developing a public-private partnership approach

    Protecting crowded places from terrorism: Developing a public-private partnership approach

    Anthony Bergin and Jason Brown run the rule over Australia’s new strategy for protecting crowded places from terrorism. Following the recent Council of Australian Governments (COAG) special meeting on counter-terrorism most discussion focused on the announcement of national facial biometric matching capability. However, little attention was given to the fact that all states and territories welcomed […]

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  • Hitachi Develops Open Source Software Based Big Data Analytics Technology to Increase Speed by Up to 100 Times

    Hitachi Develops Open Source Software Based Big Data Analytics Technology to Increase Speed by Up to 100 Times

    For a high-speed analytics system with lower IT investment Hitachi has announced the development of the technology increasing the speed of big data analytics on an open source software Hadoop-based distributed data processing platform(1) (Hadoop platform) by a maximum of 100 times that of a conventional system. This technology converts data processing procedure generated for […]

  • Global Gaming Expo Asia 2018 Gets Set for Industry Heavyweights

    Global Gaming Expo Asia 2018 Gets Set for Industry Heavyweights

    Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Asia, the region’s one-stop destination for forward-thinking gaming and entertainment decision makers and suppliers, will be returning to Macau, the heart of Asian gaming, from May 15 -17, 2018 at The Venetian Macao. Presented by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and organized by Reed Exhibitions, the three-day exhibition will showcase the […]

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  • Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Overpromised or underdelivered?

    Evaluating the Performance of Australia’s National Cyber Security Strategy This article compares the Australian Government’s own assessment of its progress towards implementing the National Cyber Security Strategy with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s (ASPI) evaluation of the same progress. Published in April 2016, the Strategy provided a plan of 33 actions the Government would take […]

  • Protecting crowded places from terrorism: Developing a public-private partnership approach

    Protecting crowded places from terrorism: Developing a public-private partnership approach

    Anthony Bergin and Jason Brown run the rule over Australia’s new strategy for protecting crowded places from terrorism. Following the recent Council of Australian Governments (COAG) special meeting on counter-terrorism most discussion focused on the announcement of national facial biometric matching capability. However, little attention was given to the fact that all states and territories welcomed […]

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  • China’s Defense Industry Is Fastest Growing in Asia, According to New Market Potential Index from Jane’s by IHS Markit

    China’s Defense Industry Is Fastest Growing in Asia, According to New Market Potential Index from Jane’s by IHS Markit

    China, Japan and Australia top the tables for defense industrial capabilities in Asia Pacific, according to a report on the new Market Potential Index released by Jane’s by IHS Markit. “Multiple factors are driving rapid industrial development across Asia,” said Paul Burton, research director at Jane’s. “In addition to economic growth and a desire for […]

  • Malwarebytes Reveals 2018 Security Predictions

    Malwarebytes Reveals 2018 Security Predictions

    Cyber threats will increase from hyped hacker fame and profit, PowerShell based attacks, growing worm functionality and IoT vertical growth Malwarebytes has announced its 2018 cybersecurity predictions. The company predicts top threats in 2018 will include a rise in browser-based cryptojacking, PowerShell-based attacks, hackers using security software as a back door, adaptive worm functionality and […]

  • Paessler AG Fuels APAC Region with New Hire

    Paessler AG Fuels APAC Region with New Hire

    Paessler AG has announced a key hire in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region to fuel its presence in the Security & IoT markets. Daniel Sultana has been appointed as Sales Director of Security & IoT. He is charged with accelerating the growth of Paessler AG (Paessler), specifically by enhancing brand awareness of its PRTG Network Monitor […]

  • Trend Micro Works to Bridge Cybersecurity Skills Gap with Global Competition

    Trend Micro Works to Bridge Cybersecurity Skills Gap with Global Competition

    Capture the Flag trains teams in vital skills for security professionals There is a growing need for cybersecurity professionals globally, and young professionals need practical experience to hone the skills required to fill this void. Trend Micro recognizes this need, and recently hosted its third annual Capture the Flag competition to support critical skill development by […]