Category: Cyber Resilience

2017 Defence Year in Review: Chinese military developments and Russian geopolitical posturing

2017 Defence Year in Review: Chinese military developments and Russian geopolitical posturing

Peter Felstead, editor, Jane’s Defence Weekly by IHS Markit While 2017 may draw to a close with the Islamic State all but successfully defeated in Iraq and Syria — restoring some semblance of order to the early 21st century geopolitical paradigm — when the year is reviewed through a more traditional ‘Cold War lens’ the […]

Nexusguard Research Highlights Multi-Vector Attacks, Android Botnets as Major Q3 Cybersecurity Issue

Nexusguard Research Highlights Multi-Vector Attacks, Android Botnets as Major Q3 Cybersecurity Issue

Cybersecurity report findings reveal 55 percent of attacks use multiple vectors for maximum complexity Multi-vector attacks dominated distributed denial of service (DDoS) in the third quarter of 2017, reaching nearly 55 percent of attack types and typically blending UDP-flood, NTP amplification and other popular vectors, according to Nexusguard‘s “Q3 2017 Threat Report.” The quarterly report, […]

NEC to provide disaster prevention system in Indonesia

NEC to provide disaster prevention system in Indonesia

– Offering stronger disaster prevention measures with accurate grasp of earthquake observation data – NEC Corporation has announced the supply of a wide-area disaster prevention system to the Meteorological, Climatological and Geophysical Agency of the Republic of Indonesia (Indonesia). A grant aid from the Japanese government program for improving equipment for disaster risk management will […]

Top risks for 2018: Cyber threats and the politics of personality

Top risks for 2018: Cyber threats and the politics of personality

Increased threat of large scale cyber attacks targeted at critical infrastructure a key global risk for 2018 The increasingly personalised and assertive style of national leaders makes planning very difficult for businesses 2018 will be a year of geo-political fragility that has the potential to trigger shockwaves to global stability and business confidence Businesses in 2018 will face […]

Australian startup selected to join Asia's leading fintech hub

Australian startup selected to join Asia’s leading fintech hub

Moneycatcha Pty Ltd moves into Stone & Chalk and expands team Innovative Australian fintech startup, Moneycatcha Pty Ltd, has been selected to join fintech hub Stone & Chalk’s Sydney office following a rigorous vetting process, in a move that cements the company’s footing on Australia’s East and West coasts and signals confidence in its unique […]

PIMCO Cyclical Outlook: Peak Growth

PIMCO Cyclical Outlook: Peak Growth

Secureworks Discovers North Korean Cyber Threat Group, Lazarus, Spearphishing Financial Executives of Cryptocurrency Companies

Secureworks Discovers North Korean Cyber Threat Group, Lazarus, Spearphishing Financial Executives of Cryptocurrency Companies

In November 2017, Secureworks Counter Threat Unit (CTU) researchers discovered the North Korean cyber threat group, known as Lazarus Group and internally tracked as NICKEL ACADEMY by Secureworks, had launched a malicious spearphishing campaign using the lure of a job opening for the CFO role at a European-based cryptocurrency company. CTU researchers assess this as […]

Miaozhen Systems Announced Its Investment in MaLogic

Miaozhen Systems Announced Its Investment in MaLogic

Miaozhen Systems has announced that it is going to invest in MaLogic, a tech-based consulting business firm, and become a shareholder. Miaozhen and MaLogic will work together to develop advanced technologies for video analysis and image recognition, in order to track the entire consumer pathway from initial contact to purchase, and to integrate online and […]

Galaxy Controls, Allegion Announce Enhanced Product Integration

Galaxy Controls, Allegion Announce Enhanced Product Integration

New Cost-Effective and Mobile Access Control Solution  Galaxy Control Systems has enhanced the level of integration between its System Galaxy Access Control and Cloud Concierge products and Schlage NDE and LE wireless locks from Allegion, a prominent global security products and solutions provider. “This new integration is a win-win for both integrators and security end users,” […]

Outstanding performance recognized at the Canalys Channels Forum APAC

Outstanding performance recognized at the Canalys Channels Forum APAC

On stage in Perth, Australia, Canalys has announced the winners of the Candefero Channel Partner of the Year Awards for APAC. These awards recognize high achievement by the region’s channel partners in a range of areas. The winners were honored in the western Australian city of Perth on Thursday, 7 December at the sixth APAC […]