Cybersecurity

Mimecast research finds 75% of organisations in UAE saw an increase in impersonation attacks

Josh Douglas

Third Annual State of Email Security Report Reveals a Major Increase in Targeted Attacks Like Impersonation Fraud, Spear Phishing and Business Disrupting Ransomware. Mimecast a leading email and data security company, has unveiled its third-annual State of Email Security report. The report includes insights from 1,025 global IT decision makers, including the UAE. As cyber-criminals…

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Security teams require more advanced tools to deal with influx of threats

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The modern threat landscape calls for security teams to remain alert to a wide range of hazards – both physical and cyber. New technology has had a catalytic effect on cybercrime, with hackers increasingly crossing the boundary into the physical security sphere due to the digital vulnerabilities of the likes of access control systems. The…

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CyberGuard warns companies to prepare following latest £40 million cyber-attack

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The latest major cyber-attack that cost a Norwegian company an estimated £40 million should act as a warning to businesses to make better preparations, according to a Midlands security company. CyberGuard Technologies, part of the OGL Computer Services Group based in the West Midlands, was referring to aluminium giant Norsk Hydro, which has put the…

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New McAfee research reveals 61% of IT professionals have experienced a serious data breach

Candace Worley

Integration of Security Solutions and Employee Training Recognised as Top Steps to Reduce Growing Severity of Breaches McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, have released Grand Theft Data II – The Drivers and Shifting State of Data Breaches, which revealed that despite improvements in combating cybercrime and threats, IT security professionals are still struggling to fully…

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ESET Partners with Alphabet’s Chronicle

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ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, have announced it has partnered with Chronicle, an Alphabet company, to provide essential validation on security incidents and alerts within Backstory. Chronicle’s global cloud service where companies can privately upload, store, and analyze their internal security telemetry to detect and investigate potential attacks. ESET’s partnership with Backstory will provide…

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A10 Networks introduces multi-cloud secure service mesh solution for applications deployed in Kubernetes

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A10 Networks, a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, has announced availability of the A10 Secure Service Mesh solution for applications deployed in open-source Kubernetes container environments. The solution provides teams deploying microservices applications with an easy, automated way to integrate enterprise-grade security and load-balancing with comprehensive application visibility and analytics. A10’s Secure Service…

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Acronis extends cyber protection capabilities with new acronis SDI appliance

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Acronis has announced the availability of Acronis SDI Appliance, a universal infrastructure solution based on a significantly updated, pre-configured Acronis Software-Defined Infrastructure software. Acronis Software-Defined Infrastructure (formerly Acronis Storage, a software-defined storage solution) transforms standard customers’ hardware into a protected enterprise-grade hyper-converged system, and designed specifically for cyber protection for all data, applications and systems.…

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Idax Software puts the user experience first with launch of version 3

Idax Software

Idax Software has launched Version 3 (V3) of its identity analytics platform. V3 prioritises the user experience with an intuitive and interactive user interface, putting it at the forefront of cyber-security. Idax’s platform analyses what data and files your staff have access to, and tells you which access rights they shouldn’t have. Insider threat is…

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Cybersecurity and compliance in an uncertain climate

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Data Protection Day marked the start of a challenging year for businesses, at a time of political and economic uncertainty, the opportunity for cyber attack increases dramatically. This means that organisations must recognise that they face a growing number of sophisticated attacks, many of which will generate breaches that could result in a number of consequences…

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