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Lessons learned from running the world’s largest data centers
In terms of competency, the main issue is that most companies have expertise that lies in areas other than managing data centers.
What MSPs need to know about Compliance-as-a-Service
Far more than a cleverly named fad, CaaS is recognised as a legitimate industry on the rise.
Web & mobile applications present significant risk to Asia businesses
"It is not surprising that web and mobile applications represent such a high risk to businesses in Asia."
You know you're at risk but what's your identity risk score? Take this survey to find out
When it comes to your organisation, can you honestly say you know the risks as well as the back of your hand? How well do you score?
Interview: CA Technologies talks privileged access management
“Anything we do is around data breach prevention and hybrid enterprise protection for a mix of on-premise, SaaS applications & virtualised platforms."
Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas reveals renewed focus on cybersecurity
The Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas (BSP) has renewed its guidelines on information security management with a renewed focus on cybersecurity.
Interview: RSA on hoping for the best — and preparing for the worst
RSA’s Rui Ataide and Chris Thomas on the importance of breach preparation and a collaborative cybersecurity ecosystem.
Seven ways identity and access management can take the edge off data risk
"A breach can wipe out company value, as we saw it with Yahoo!’s acquisition price devaluation of $350 million after its data breaches. "
Risk management firm Exiger appoints new APAC regional chair
"Dan has established himself as a leader, both within our firm & within the larger field of corporate investigations and financial crimes compliance."
Chinese Govt approves patent for secure document management system
The Chinese Government has approved an additional patent for Publishing Data Management, which provides ProofPlus electronic document systems.
Digital Shadows' $26m funding a 'huge milestone', says CEO
Digital Shadows has raised $26 million in a Series C funding round, which will be put towards global expansion and its service development.
Addressing cybersecurity transparency for stronger protection
Security firm Aleron says that cybersecurity management is a complex problem and transparency can result in even more ambiguity.
Moving to cloud? Focus concerns on operational risk, rather than cybersecurity
Businesses should worry less about security and start addressing operational risk when it comes to moving to cloud, according to Palo Alto Networks.
How to scrutinise business partners' security - especially if they're financial firms
Smaller organisations looking to work with Australian financial institutions need to ensure they have the right security measures in place."
Police & NZ Cricket among winners at annual RiskNZ awards
New Zealand Cricket introduced a number of ideas to strengthen its risk management, including tying a risk register to its strategic plan.
Bank Negara Malaysia & AFI take focused look at financial risk in cybersecurity
August kicked off with a hard look at Malaysia’s cybersecurity strategy, thanks to a policy forum around security and financial inclusion.
Kroll takes on Hong Kong market with new APAC cybersecurity lead
"The addition of Paul to our team of cyber professionals further reinforces our commitment to the global expansion of our Cyber Security practice."
Isolation no excuse: NZ must change its risk management approach to survive the future
“What works best are collaborative approaches across supply chains, businesses and public-private partnership. NZ seems to have a long way to go."
Palo Alto Networks: Australia is resilient but overconfident about cybersecurity abilities
36% of respondents lost at least $130,000 in data breaches in 2015-2016, and 40% have lost money in the last year alone.
Seven key areas for your cybersecurity investments
As cyberattacks continue to proliferate prioritising where to focus resources to adequately protect your company is a challenge.
A look at the Fortinet-CIS collaboration & how it will change cyber risk management in A/NZ
Fortinet and Australian Insurtech company Cyber Indemnity Solutions (CIS) are collaborating on a security assessment program.
Interview: Uptime Institute on decreasing the risk of data center incidents
Data center infrastructures are the basis for conducting business and have become the single largest capital asset owned by most corporations.
Christchurch cloud software provider announces integration with Perth startup
Vault Intelligence adds early intervention mental health monitoring and hazard perception training products to its risk and safety management suite.
Why smart contracts on the blockchain aren’t viable for businesses yet - Gartner
Smart contracts within blockchain platforms have a lot to offer, but the immaturity of the technology makes them a potential vulnerability for now.