Securing the enterprise in the Covid world – The state of email security

This year’s State of Email Security report contains a wealth of information and many important insights. But among its many lessons, these 10 stand out: The COVID threat landscape has become much more treacherous. Phishing and BEC attacks are more insidious than ever. While beneficial to business, collaboration tools represent… Read More

Cyber Resilience Executive Society – 2020 Wrap Up

While cyberattacks were common and frequent before, they intensified tremendeously when the world had been turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic – increasing the urgency and complexity of CISOs’ roles in protecting their businesses online. As companies learn how to thrive in this ‘new normal’, careful attention to cybersecurity… Read More

Airservices Australia brings onboard a new CISO

Previously lead a cyber security team My Health Record System at the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA). Anthony Kitzelmann has bid “farewell” to the cyber security team at the Australian Digital Health Agency and headed over to start the CISO role at Air Services Australia. According to Kitzelmann’s LinkedIn profile,…

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CISOs face constant dilemmas to avoid drowning in their ‘security debt’

Navigating complex obstacles to keep rising attacks from turning into more breaches. CISOs are face a rising ‘security debt’ to secure their organizations against an increasing volume of attacks by well-armed criminals. Despite going up against a criminal industry that enjoys advantages when it comes to speed and shared weaponry,…

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Ep 13 – Living The Life In Tech – Evan Davidson, Vice President – APJ and Jim Walter, Senior Threat Researcher at SentinelOne

In this episode we are joined by Evan Davidson, VP APJ, SentinelOne and Jim Walter, Senior threat researcher, SentinelOne Evan and Jim discuss the importance of ActiveEDR within the current remote working evolution and some of it’s limitations. Given the proliferation of attacks, incident response is more critical than ever…

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Businesses will have a dedicated cybersecurity committee by 2025

Board directors rate cybersecurity second-highest source of risk for the enterprise. By 2025, 40 per cent of boards of directors will have a dedicated cybersecurity committee overseen by a qualified board member, up from less than 10 per cent today, according to Gartner. This is one of several organisational changes Gartner expects…

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Max Bupa India’s CISO moves to PNB Housing Finance

Plan of action includes developing a risk mitigation strategy. India-based PNB Housing has recently appointed Rajat Maheshwari as its CISO. He will be responsible for risk mitigation strategy while integrating security tools into the current systems and enhancing the user experience. According to Maheshwari’s LinkedIn page, he comes with 18…

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Australia’s Department of Defence hires new CISO

Announces new A$18M National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants The Department of Defence has selected Jonathan Dean as its new CISO.  He already has 17 years of service experience with Defence, having worked within the Defence Science and Technology Group and the Chief Information Office Group. During his time, Dean…

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