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Ransomware
How to prevent ransomware devastation
The devastating effects of ransomware have grown over the past two decades from opportunistic to carefully orchestrated attacks.
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Endpoint detection and response / EDR
Why network visibility must be the foundation of Zero Trust architecture
In May 2021, U.S. Presidential Executive Order 14028 on improving the nation’s cybersecurity was issued, directing federal agencies to transition to a Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) as they modernise and move to cloud services.
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SD-WAN
Cisco launches new WAN edge platform
Cisco launches new WAN edge platform The Catalyst 8000 Edge platform provides flexible options for secure connectivity and visibility to applications across cloud, data centre and edge.
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5G
Gigamon and Nokia deliver 5G network visibility solution
The purpose-built joint 5G solution delivers real-time analytics to enhance the customer experience and maximise investment impact.
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Internet of Things
New Aruba solution unifies networks to provide ‘hyper-awareness’
The enhanced Edge Services Platform unifies IoT, IT, and OT networks into one platform that integrates with Aruba partner technologies.
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SD-WAN
Video: How secure is your SD-WAN architecture?
Ingram Micro solution architect Andy Hill explains how Fortinet integrates next-gen security with best-of-breed SD-WAN to safely optimise a network.
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Data analytics
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Who is Gigamon?
Gigamon is a network visibility and analytics company headquartered in California with offices all over the world.
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Cybersecurity
Cisco launches SecureX, a cloud-native security platform
The company describes SecureX as a platform that provides visibility into security processes, including detection of unknown threats and policy violations.
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Network Security
Are organisations ready for Zero Trust?
Despite its clear benefits, very few organisations have turned the concept of Zero Trust into a security practice, Forescout finds.
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SD-WAN
Orange partners with ThousandEyes to boost network visibility
The partnership allows Orange to monitor quality of experience at both the application and network level and speed up troubleshooting in case of Internet-related performance issues.
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Analytics
Cumulus Networks shapes network visibility for data centers
Cumulus Networks has released a new version of its network operations toolset NetQ, which analyses the health of data center networks.
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Cybersecurity
Cisco CISO survey reveals mixed news for cybersecurity
Cybersecurity professionals are growing in confidence, but visibility and employee risks remain major concerns.
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Network Infrastructure
Industry 4.0 — today’s cyber war front
The anticipation around what Industry 4.0 may bring to the table has placed ASEAN—a region of relatively lower labor productivity—firmly under the spotlight. 
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Partner Programme
IoT security brings new possibilities for channel partners
New Zealand & Australian channel partners have the opportunity to transform security, particularly as Internet of Things (IoT) devices become common.
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Cybersecurity
The IoT arena is exploding: Why network visibility is key to keeping cyber threats at bay
Businesses must know what type of device is accessing the network, who owns it, where & how it’s connecting, and what security measures are in place.
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Big Data
Why real-time visibility into big data is important for cybersecurity
Real-time visibility into big data could be the answer to keeping networks and endpoints secure without allocating human resources to the problem.
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Cybersecurity
Tufin shares 5 common network security pitfalls among organisations
There are several common pitfalls that businesses can fall foul of when implementing their security policies - here's five of the most prominent.
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Network Security
Lack of network firewall visibility causing Australian IT managers to fly blind
Network firewalls may be overrated and underperforming – Australian IT managers can’t identify 41% of their organisation's network traffic.
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Cloud Security
Cloud security alert - why log files are not the answer
Anyone responsible for IT security needs a strategy for monitoring what is happening in their company’s cloud.
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Gartner
Businesses face 'cyber black holes' without complete visibility
High-profile breaches tend to have a similar storyline: old, unpatched vulnerabilities, advanced persistent threats, and a lack of visibility.
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Analytics
Interview: Why 'the ExtraHop moment' is creating revelations in network visibility
Techday caught up with ExtraHop’s Carl Gough to speak about the importance of discovery.
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Flexera
Survey reveals cloud IT asset visibility crucial to cut costs
The general consensus is that IT executives remain extremely concerned about the visibility of applications deployed in the cloud.
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Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
CASE STUDY: Achieving full network visibility with SIEM
Taking a look at how a rapidly growing business solved their network security woes with a LogRhythm SIEM solution.
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Compliance
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.