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TPB urges cybersecurity savviness for tax practitioners
Acting Chair Greg Lewis believes that practitioners should consider professional indemnity (PI) insurance cover to deal with first-party losses.
24 Jul 17
Arbor networks deemed Asia Pacific’s 2017 Anti-DdoS Vendor of the Year
Frost & Sullivan has presented Arbor Networks the 2017 Asia Pacific Anti-Distributed Denial of Service Vendor of the Year award.
20 Jul 17
DDoS attacks hitting 'record-breaking' levels as volumes increase 380%
DDoS attackers are hitting hard, fast and with no breaks in between, leading to record-breaking attacks over hours or even days.
13 Jun 17
Lazada Group ups DDoS protection for its online shopping network
Lazada Group has taken a more focused approach to DDoS mitigation through a new partnership with Qrator Labs.
09 Jun 17
Micron21 seeks security professionals for cyber terrorism challenge
Micron21 has put forth a 'cyber terrorism' challenge to see if anyone can breach their security with a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack.
23 May 17
The rise of ransomware in Southeast Asia
It is likely that cybercriminals will target on internet of things (IOT) devices in technologically, advanced economies throughout Southeast Asia
12 May 17
DDoS: How Big Data can help combat a real and prevalent threat
DDoS attacks are becoming more and more prevalent. More than 2000 attacks observed every day force thousands of websites into shutdown.
08 May 17
NTT survey finds phishing methods are the hottest ways of delivering ransomware
Email phishing is now one of the most widely-used methods of distributing ransomware, but organisations should not fear the statistics.
08 May 17
Arbor Networks: Beware of headline risk with DDoS attacks
A term you will frequently hear in the stock markets is “headline risk” and it occurs when a news story adversely affects a stock's price.
05 May 17
It's a game of risk: DDoS attacks intensify in 2017
Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are getting larger this year and it’s now a game of risk, according to a new report from Neustar.
03 May 17
Young cybercriminals ‘more motivated by peer respect than financial gain’
An increasing number of young cybercriminals are motivated by a sense of notoriety and popularity with their peers rather than financial gain.
27 Apr 17
Asia Pacific MSSPs staying buoyant amidst economic slowdown
Asia Pacific Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) are experiencing healthy growth an market buoyancy despite an economic slowdown.
19 Apr 17
Security firm NSFOCUS launches in Australia; signs Aquion as distributor
NSFOCUS has moved into Australia and says it is ‘uniquely placed’ to protect against cyber attacks from China.
20 Mar 17
NCSC report counts 338 recorded attacks on NZ’s ‘nationally significant organisations’
12 months to June 30 2016, there were 338 attacks against New Zealand’s nationally significant organisations.
13 Mar 17
Nexusguard launches ‘industry first’ cloud DDoS mitigation platform
"As DDoS attacks continue to grow & become more complex, having the agility to evolve alongside the attacks and customise our protection strategies."
07 Mar 17
Interview: RedShield's lowdown on TLS, DDoS & why breach legislation is good for everyone
“What you have is enough companies that don’t have mitigation service providers in place that still make the attacker’s job fairly easy."
01 Mar 17
Be ready: DDoS attacks like you’ve never seen are coming
At Equinix, we see our global interconnection platform, Platform Equinix, as an excellent staging ground for DDoS defenses.
14 Feb 17
Global concern over distributed denial-of-service attacks
Arbor Networks has released its 12th Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report (WISR).
25 Jan 17
Level 3 opens Asian scrubbing centers to fight DDoS and malware threats
Level 3 Communications is taking DDoS mitigation a step further after the setup of three new ‘scrubbing centers’ in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore.
16 Jan 17
DDoS: A decoy to the back door, survey finds
"56% of those surveyed believed DDoS attacks their companies had experienced were a smokescreen or decoy for other criminal activities."
23 Nov 16
Massive DDoS attacks will shift spending to emerging mitigation service providers
"Customers will diversify their service provider partners as a short-term solution," says TBR.
09 Nov 16
Will consumers get caught in the crossfire of a DDoS attack?
Here’s the lesson for everyone: pay attention to what’s happening in the real world. Keep an eye on the news for geopolitical events.
08 Nov 16
Internet of Things or Internet of Trouble?
"There’s potential for damage to our reputation as an easy and open place for business."
03 Nov 16
Standards, regulation, and accountability are required to avoid IoT Armageddon
As the number of devices connected to the net increases exponentially, there is a significant aggregated risk to overall network integrity.
02 Nov 16