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  • The responses to Australian Federal Government's cyber security Strategy announcement

    The responses to Australian Federal Government’s cyber security Strategy announcement

    Symantec comment on cyber security announcement In light of the Federal Government’s announcement of their new national cyber security strategy on the 21st of April, Ian McAdam, Managing Director, Symantec, Australia and New Zealand, has provided the following comment on how the overall strategy is well positioned to strengthen Australia’s cyber defences: “While the digital […]

  • What governments must learn about security from 2015

    What governments must learn about security from 2015

    Governments remain vulnerable to cyber attacks as they are an attractive target for malicious hackers and criminals. According to Palo Alto Networks, governments must learn from past events to harden their networks and reduce the risk of successful cyber attacks. Pamela Warren, director, Government and Industry Initiatives, Palo Alto Networks, said, “Governments should use 2016 […]

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  • Intel Security comments - Gov Strategy

    Intel Security comments – Gov Strategy

    Intel Security APAC CTO Michael Sentonas comments, “In my opinion, the Government’s cyber security strategy for Australia is a hugely positive step for our industry, and I believe a long overdue one. One of the things I’m most excited about from the proposal is the focus on education and addressing the skills gap that exists […]

  • AISA welcomes Australian Government’s Cyber Security Strategy

    AISA welcomes Australian Government’s Cyber Security Strategy

    The Australian Information Security Association (AISA) welcomes the Australian Government’s $230 million Cyber Security Strategy announced by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull last week. AISA CEO Arno Brok attended the launch of the new strategy at the Australian Technology Park in Sydney and said the strategy was a great start but there is a lot more […]

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  • Artesyn Introduces New High Performance Packet and Server Processing Blade

    Artesyn Introduces New High Performance Packet and Server Processing Blade

    Artesyn Embedded Technologies has launched a powerful new packet processing and high performance server blade, the ATCA-7490, based on the recently announced Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v4 product family as well as the Intel FM10840 high-performance Ethernet switch. Designed for compute-intensive tasks such as deep packet inspection (DPI), firewalls, intrusion prevention and data encryption/decryption, the […]

  • Tigertail Launches Advanced Emergency Management Simulator for Hospitals

    Tigertail Launches Advanced Emergency Management Simulator for Hospitals

    new online tool helps hospitals & healthcare providers prepare for incidents, crises and emergencies cost-effectively Hospitals and healthcare facilities seeking to prepare for crises and emergencies now have access to the world’s best training and simulation exercises following the launch in Australia of ISEE Hospital from emergency management consultancy, Tigertail Australia. Developed in conjunction with […]

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  • Tigertail Launches Advanced Emergency Management Simulator for Hospitals

    Tigertail Launches Advanced Emergency Management Simulator for Hospitals

    new online tool helps hospitals & healthcare providers prepare for incidents, crises and emergencies cost-effectively Hospitals and healthcare facilities seeking to prepare for crises and emergencies now have access to the world’s best training and simulation exercises following the launch in Australia of ISEE Hospital from emergency management consultancy, Tigertail Australia. Developed in conjunction with […]

  • Anti-Terrorist HydraWedge Wins Innovation Award at ISC-West

    Anti-Terrorist HydraWedge Wins Innovation Award at ISC-West

    HySecurity’s new anti-terrorist vehicle barrier HydraWedge SM50, won its New Product Showcase category at the leading security tradeshow, ISC-West, on April 5th. HydraWedge SM50 won the most innovative award in the Outdoor Perimeter Protection product category. That category includes perimeter barriers, microwave perimeter devices, seismic sensors and on-the-fence detection systems. “HydraWedge is a huge departure from […]

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  • Fortinet’s Security Fabric Offerings and Strong Execution Drive Revenue Growth of 34% Year Over Year

    Fortinet’s Security Fabric Offerings and Strong Execution Drive Revenue Growth of 34% Year Over Year

    Billings of $330.5 million, up 30% year over year1 Revenue of $284.6 million, up 34% year over year Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.121 Cash flow from operations of $100.6 million Free cash flow of $70.6 million1 Cash, cash equivalents and investments of $1.19 billion Deferred revenue of $837.2 million, up 39% year […]

  • Thales Delivers Trusted Security for SAMSUNG ARTIK IoT Platform

    Thales Delivers Trusted Security for SAMSUNG ARTIK IoT Platform

    Thales delivers digital trust across connected devices, applications and platforms Thales has announced that the SAMSUNG ARTIK platform includes hardware security technology to ensure the authenticity and validity of device firmware. The SAMSUNG ARTIK internet of things (IoT) platform is supported by Thales’s cryptographic solutions to provide cryptographic key generation, verification, signing and key management. Ultimately, […]

  • Fortinet unveils its security fabric to arm global enterprises with pervasive, adaptive cybersecurity from IoT to cloud networks

    Fortinet unveils its security fabric to arm global enterprises with pervasive, adaptive cybersecurity from IoT to cloud networks

    Fabric addresses most sophisticated cybersecurity challenges with scalable, broad threat protection to deliver a seamless, effective security infrastructure Ken Xie, founder, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Fortinet “Pervasive digitisation continues to redefine business, while technology trends like IoT and cloud computing are blurring the edges of the network today. Unfortunately, many […]

  • Frost & Sullivan recognises Fortinet with leadership award for managed security service providers market

    Frost & Sullivan recognises Fortinet with leadership award for managed security service providers market

    Fortinet recognised by analyst firm for second time; Provides MSSP channel partners with unparalleled service delivery platform Jon McGettigan, Senior Director Australia, NZ & South Pacific Islands “We have identified MSSP as a key market segment for Fortinet in ANZ. Frost & Sullivan predicts that the MSSP market in ANZ is expected to continue on […]

  • Ransomware outbreak: Fake Australia Post websites spreading TorrentLocker

    Ransomware outbreak: Fake Australia Post websites spreading TorrentLocker

    If you are a Trend Micro customer: Make sure web reputation is on Must have IP reputation on at least QIL level 2 At the present we have seen 74 compromised websites redirecting traffic to the landing page: hxxp://cityhostel.net/OHRXV/VXnlcOmg0hDkd3rA.php … hxxp://mysrhs.com/5VUycJqIjEN/DAhqs53.php They are rotating through landing pages such as: hxxp:// getdeliveryresults.org We advise IT Managers: Put […]

  • CyberArk Launches C3 Alliance with Global Technology Partners

    CyberArk Launches C3 Alliance with Global Technology Partners

    New Program Brings Together Enterprise Software, IT Security and Services Providers to Build on the Power of Privileged Account Security to Better Protect Customers from Cyber Threats CyberArk has announced the launch of the C3 Alliance. Together with CyberArk, C3 Alliance members have committed to incorporate privileged account security best practices into their own offerings, and can leverage […]

  • Forcepoint 2016 Global Threat Report: Evasion, Insider Threats, and Ransomware Advance; New "Jaku" Botnet Targets Asia

    Forcepoint 2016 Global Threat Report: Evasion, Insider Threats, and Ransomware Advance; New “Jaku” Botnet Targets Asia

    Annual report exposes threat campaign, examines shifts in attacker tools, tactics and processes Forcepoint has released the Forcepoint 2016 Global Threat Report, detailing some of the latest evolving threats, gathered from more than three billion data points per day in 155 countries around the world. This year’s report analyses the impact of: A brand new botnet […]