Category: Women in Security

Women in Security Celebration Edition

Women in Security Celebration Edition

Here is our Women in Security Celebration Edition showcasing 25 of our WiS Interviews since 2010.  Quite the diversity of roles, backgrounds and some have gone on to more senior roles and one is even a Government Minister! Diversity and inclusion are critical for any industry, but more so in the domain of public safety, security and risk […]

Catwalk to tech-talk

Catwalk to tech-talk

Insights with Kan Tang, Distinguished Technologist and Worldwide Chief Technologist for DevOps, HPE Software Services I am the kind of person who loves to learn, but when I have learned something I want to move on to the next challenge. I commenced my technology career in coding, as an Application Developer and moved on to […]

BT Appoints Juni Yan as Vice-President for Security in AMEA

BT Appoints Juni Yan as Vice-President for Security in AMEA

BT has announced the appointment of Juni Yan as vice-president for security in Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA). In her new role, she will be in charge of all aspects of BT’s cybersecurity business in the region. Juni is based in Hong Kong and will report to Mark Hughes, CEO of BT Security. Juni […]

From law to cyber security

From law to cyber security

With Rachael Falk – Director of Technology, Security & Strategy at .au Domain Administration Ltd Rachael practiced as a lawyer in Australian and overseas law firms before commencing with Telstra. Moving from legal to cyber security, Rachael had several roles in Telstra Security Operations, including National Security Advisor. Now in a new executive position, Rachael has […]

ISACA Survey Identifies Five Biggest Barriers Faced by Women in Tech

ISACA Survey Identifies Five Biggest Barriers Faced by Women in Tech

Unequal pay, lack of mentors and persistent gender bias remain obstacles Wage inequality compared to male colleagues, workplace gender bias and a shortage of female role models are among the main barriers faced by women working in the technology field, according to a new survey by global technology association ISACA. Detailed in release of “The […]

AISA Diversity Day - 20th July - Sydney

AISA Diversity Day – 20th July – Sydney

AISA is running the first of a new series of diversity networking events, aimed at increasing awareness of issues related to diversity in the cyber security industry. This event is being run by AISA and supported by the AWSN (Australian Women in Security Network) on the 20th July at KPMG Barangaroo from 12.30-2.30pm. This is […]

Intel Security Offers Advice for Back to School Cyber Security

Intel Security Offers Advice for Back to School Cyber Security

With Christmas and the New Year period now a mere distant memory, the race is on for parents across the country to get kids set to return for the new school year after the upcoming Australia Day. But at a time when many kids are likely to be returning to school with new connected devices […]

A New Frontier for The Globalisation Of Terrorism

A New Frontier for The Globalisation Of Terrorism

Sub-Saharan countries are about to helplessly witness a new geopolitical era. Alliances forged between Islamic extremist groups and criminal organisations throughout the Sahel threaten state sovereignty and pose significant threats to both regional and international security. The impacts of the Libyan civil war are still perceptible as the flow of weapons continues to militarise jihadist […]

F5 Appoints Juni Yan as Managing Director of Hong Kong and Taiwan to Drive Business Momentum in Greater China

F5 Appoints Juni Yan as Managing Director of Hong Kong and Taiwan to Drive Business Momentum in Greater China

F5 Networks has announced the appointment of Juni Yan as Managing Director, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She will be responsible for business expansion in Hong Kong and Taiwan, charting new business and channel strategy across Greater China region. Yan is based in Hong Kong and reports to Jerry Huang, Managing Director of Sales, Greater China […]

Asterisk appoints Samantha Moody to National Business Development Manager

Asterisk appoints Samantha Moody to National Business Development Manager

Asterisk Information Security has announced Samantha Moody has been appointed National Business Development Manager. In this new role, Ms Moody will manage national accounts and foster new business opportunities. Ms Moody recently held the role of Partner Manager WA (Cloud and SME Solutions) at MYOB and prior to this held Account Manager roles at Gel […]