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Ransomware attacks surge 81% in October, new threat actors emerge
Ransomware attacks soared 81% YoY in October, disrupting new sectors while threat actors exploit antidetection tools.
Singapore workers confident in remote relocation potential
Over half of Singapore's workers believe their firms would permit them to relocate abroad and stay employed, a study finds.
ServiceNow, DXC strengthen partnership with AI focus
ServiceNow and DXC Technology are expanding their partnership with a focus on advancing AI capabilities to enhance global service and workflow management.
Code Institute calls for increased skills bootcamp funding
Code Institute CEO, Jim Cassidy, calls for increased funding for skills bootcamps to address job market changes amid AI rise.
Sekuro expands cybersecurity operations into the UK
Australian cyber security firm Sekuro, has expanded its operations into the United Kingdom in efforts to aid British organisations.
Spark, Lynk launch satellite-connected cell tower project
Spark and Lynk have begun a NZ project for a network of satellite-connected cell towers, aiming to maintain connectivity during crises.
New govt briefed on NZ's digital identity landscape
DINZ highlights potential of digital identity to boost New Zealand's productivity, advising ministers on improved laws and implementation.
Digitalisation in industry set to flourish, says report
The industrial IoT market is expected to register a net value of $145 billion in 2023, marking a significant milestone in the journey of digital transformation.
Hornetsecurity analysis reveals surge in email threats
Hornetsecurity's 2024 report shows a 144% surge in malicious web links in emails, with phishing remaining the top email threat.
UK businesses regret two-thirds of recent software purchases
New survey reveals that over two-thirds of UK businesses regret their software purchases from the last 18 months.
Cybercriminals wary of AI usage in operations – Sophos
Cybersecurity firm Sophos uncovers that despite recognising AI's potential, cybercriminals remain cautious about its integration in operations.
Maximising AI potential depends on efficient underlying tech
Maximising the potential of AI necessitates robust underpinning technology qualities, the Cloud Industry Forum asserts.
Kissflow recognised as key vendor in low-code app development
Forrester has acknowledged Kissflow as a significant provider in the low-code application development market for Q4 2023.
Infinigate launches next-gen cyber observability solution
Infinigate UK&I releases leading-edge NGCO, a cyber observability framework, amid growing cyber threat complexities.
Birchal's new capital raise follows record-setting crowd investment quarter
Following a record quarter, Australia's leading crowd investment platform, Birchal, opens new capital raise to continue growth.
Provenir & Trustfull team up for global risk decisioning enhancement
Trustfull has partnered with Provenir, broadening access to data sources via the Provenir Data Marketplace to enhance the efficiency of global risk decisions.
Hydroleap & IXT team up for greener data centre operations
Hydroleap partners with IX Technology to enhance data centre operations in Asia, focusing on water conservation and carbon reduction.
UK telecoms sector loses £2.3 billion, jobs on the line
UK's telecoms industry is losing an alarming £2.3bn annually, endangering jobs, according to Sagacity research.
Superloop unveils 'Infrastructure on Demand' solution for wholesale partners
Superloop rolls out an 'Infrastructure on Demand' solution optimised for nbn's WBA5, providing flexibility for RSPs.
Gallagher Security promotes federated identity at Wellington showcase
Gallagher Security highlighted the importance of federated identity at their Wellington Security Showcase in New Zealand.
Cisco enhances Cloud Observability with new business metrics for AWS
Cisco boosts Cloud Observability with new business metrics for AWS, offering detailed insights into modern application performance.
Enzoic predicts cybersecurity trends & threats for 2024
Enzoic CTO, Mike Wilson, forecasts key 2024 cybersecurity trends, underscoring API attacks and automation needs.
Infinigate outlines 2024 ICT industry trends & opportunities
Infinigate's 2024 forecast highlights cybersecurity impact, AI proliferation, MSP opportunities and need for ICT experts.
Perficient, CAST alliance launches software optimisation products
Perficient and CAST collaborate to introduce two innovative tools, App Modernization IQ and Green Impact IQ, optimising software health and sustainability.