Category: Editors Desk

Making an industrial difference

Making an industrial difference

Unidirectional gateway security blocking cyberattacks against control networks – Editor’s Insight interview with Lior Frenkel CEO, Waterfall Security CONTROL NETWORK ENVIRONMENTS Framing the network environment will help focus your attention when explaining this technology. Waterfall Security is an industrial cyber security company. Industrial being the key term. Waterfall’s unique technology is used to protect the […]

Surviving through sharing: 'The kilted rogue runner' story

Surviving through sharing: ‘The kilted rogue runner’ story

Raising Awareness of Anxiety, Depression, PTSD and Suicide Prevention. I am 45 years old, and I live with my family here in Perth Western Australia and this is my journey: I am a Royal Navy veteran and an ex UK and WA Police Officer, I survive Depression, Anxiety, PTSD and associated issues. I’m grateful that […]

Crisis Communication: Reputation Management When A Crisis Hits

Crisis Communication: Reputation Management When A Crisis Hits

All too often, leaders within companies, organisations and governments involved in a crisis have had to learn the hard way that major disruptions, or events once seemed unthinkable, can become a reality. Whether it be death caused by an accident within the workplace, share prices declining due to a failed takeover, a major environmental catastrophe […]

Cyber Insurance: Considerations for Businesses

Cyber Insurance: Considerations for Businesses

Exploring Risk Control Packages, First- and Third-Party Coverages Can Help Mitigate Cyber Events Organizations considering stand-alone cyber coverage should carefully evaluate their risk profile and determine whether more traditional policies provide adequate coverage according to some of the tips offered in a newly released RIMS Professional Report titled, Cyber Insurance: Considerations for Businesses. Authored by […]

Editor's Interview With Retired Head of Counter Terrorism for City of London Police

Editor’s Interview With Retired Head of Counter Terrorism for City of London Police

Brett Lovegrove, retired head of counter terrorism for City of London Police KEYNOTE TOUR STARTS 27 March 2017 ASM READER DISCOUNT CODE: ASMMEM discount code will give readers the same price as RMIA members What is your opinion on the current US Administration’s hard-line policy on immigration, and do you see this, potentially, exacerbating global […]

A handle to hold on to

A handle to hold on to

Editor’s Insight Interview with Simon Ractliffe, SecureWorks Managing an information security solutions company which is technology agnostic is not just about focusing on ‘what’ is being protected. It looks into the likely threats and the capability required to detect and respond to those threats. For one such company, SecureWorks, “it is about having an open […]

A year into CISCO’S digital networking architecture ‘DNA’

A year into CISCO’S digital networking architecture ‘DNA’

Panel session with Anand Oswal, Senior VP Engineering (Enterprise Network) for Cisco Global, Dave West, VP Architectures for Cisco APJ, Jan Dethlefs, Associate Director, Facilities Service Standards, University of Melbourne and Chris Locke, CIO of Flight Centre. The Cisco DNA is based on an evolved network infrastructure, with network fabrics, virtual functions and Application and […]

Co-Creating The Workplace Of The Future

Co-Creating The Workplace Of The Future

Chris Cubbage, Executive Editor Cisco is working with up to 600 partners and welcoming up to 6,000 delegates this week as it holds one of Australia’s largest technology and digital innovation conferences in Melbourne, Cisco Live! Discussing developments around technology digitalisation, business and industry has gone from ‘why’ to transform, to now ‘what’ do we […]

The Biggest ‘Must Go’ Cybersecurity Show On Earth – Part 1

The Biggest ‘Must Go’ Cybersecurity Show On Earth – Part 1

Editor’s RSA Conference 2017 Review & Austrade Cyber Security Trade Mission KEYNOTE TAKE-AWAYS RSA is named after Rivest, Shamir, and Adelman, the three inventors of public-key encryption technology. The RSA Conference therefore is unsurprisingly the event where the cyber trends are set and the security deals are made. Situated in San Francisco, giving rise to […]

Editor's desk - Chris Cubbage, Executive Editor

Editor’s desk – Chris Cubbage, Executive Editor

“I’m going to be brutally honest. We are in the fight of our digital lives and we are not winning… we are facing 21st century threats, with 20th century technology and with a 19th century bureaucracy.” – Michael McCaul, House Homeland Security Committee Chair, 14 February, RSA Conference 2017 It’s been a busy first quarter […]