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APIs become the leading attack vector, cybersecurity research shows
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Cybersecurity firm Imperva has found that 71% of last year's web traffic was linked to APIs, acting as a major attack vector due to organisations' insufficient visibility, leading to a sharp rise in targeted attacks.
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AI deepfake scams surge with celebrity voice cloning on social media
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edutech
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bitdefender
Rise in advanced AI voice cloning scams impersonating celebrities like Oprah and Elon Musk on social media are duping victims in phoney giveaways, reveals security firm Bitdefender.
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GCRE & Mavin Powercube partner for groundbreaking rail innovation site in Wales
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testing
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power / energy
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The Global Centre of Rail Excellence (GCRE) teams up with Mavin Powercube to incorporate a customised Powercube into their South Wales rail innovation site.
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Anthology launches AI policy framework for universities
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cloud services
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physical security
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Education solutions firm Anthology unveils an AI Policy Framework to aid higher education institutes in the ethical use of artificial intelligence, with principles drawn from international standards.
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Kiwis call for tougher fines & greater accountability in cyber breaches
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breach prevention
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firewall
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palo alto networks
New research reveals majority of Kiwis think companies should do more to prevent cyber-attacks, with many considering swapping brands after a data breach.
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REGnosys & WISE partner to tackle gender inequality in tech sector
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compliance
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REGnosys partners WISE, a social enterprise, to combat gender inequality in technology by improving young women's awareness of STEM careers and amplifying female role models in the sector.
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Gartner outlines six trends to shape cybersecurity by 2024
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ai
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cybersecurity
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market analyst
Gartner's report projects six emerging trends, including GenAI and behavioural changes, expected to shape the cybersecurity landscape by 2024, aiming for stronger organisational resilience.
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InternetNZ research highlights Kiwis' concerns about online world
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ai
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InternetNZ's upcoming research, unveiling NZ's attitudes to the online world and AI, also highlights increasing concerns about cyberbullying and online harm.
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AI adoption in telecoms sector surges, says Cavell report
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us
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Research shows AI adoption surging in the telecoms sector, with 58% of UK, US, and European telecom buyers intending to incorporate AI into their products.
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Mandiant uncovers new findings on Ivanti zero-day exploits
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cios
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ivanti
Mandiant uncovers dramatically expanded threat activity exploiting Ivanti's security vulnerabilities with fresh malware variants and new mitigation-bypassing techniques emerging.
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Brands need to work harder to impress the ‘Application Generation’
Wed, 31st Jan 2024
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cisco
In light of soaring expectations for digital experiences, brands need to significantly improve their applications to win over the discerning and demanding 'Application Generation', warns a new study from Cisco.
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Australian firms breach no-payment policies due to cyberattacks
Wed, 31st Jan 2024
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data protection
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
Research by AI data security firm Cohesity reveals escalating cyberattacks are forcing companies into paying ransoms, contradicting no-payment strategies, with difficulties in data recovery exacerbating the issue.
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AgSmart Connect to launch crucial agri-tech adoption research
Thu, 25th Jan 2024
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it training
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edutech
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Understanding Farmer Literacy and Adoption of Agri-Innovation in Australia research to be unveiled at AgSmart Connect event, revealing key insights into Aussie farmers' interaction with agri-tech.
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Angelina Farry named new CEO of IAB New Zealand
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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network infrastructure
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stuff
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google
IAB New Zealand appoints Angelina Farry, a veteran of the NZ advertising industry with over two decades of experience, as its new CEO.
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SecurityBridge rated a top source for SAP vulnerability discoveries
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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it infrastructure
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security vulnerabilities
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sap
SecurityBridge's Research Lab is lauded by SAP's Security Response Team as a leading source for detecting software issues. This recognises a key role in fortifying international SAP security infrastructure.
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AI 'students' join human classmates at Ferris State University
Wed, 17th Jan 2024
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digital music
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ai
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career pathways
Two AI devices named Ann and Fry have enrolled at Ferris State University in Michigan, USA, to study alongside humans and push the boundaries of AI education and technology.
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ChatGPT introduces GPT Store for customised AI resources
Sat, 13th Jan 2024
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bi
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edutech
Reports reveal that over 3 million custom versions of AI language model, ChatGPT, were created in two months, prompting the launch of a new GPT Store for user-friendly discovery of successful designs.
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UK workers resent office return amid 'productivity paranoia' claims
Thu, 11th Jan 2024
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productivity
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it workers
A third of UK knowledge workers resent forced return to offices citing 'productivity paranoia' and poor digital experiences adding an extra 3.1 work weeks annually, reveals Scalable Software study.
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Viettel Cyber Security named top cybersecurity firm
Tue, 9th Jan 2024
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soc
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threat intelligence
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mssp
Viettel Cyber Security's portfolio of solutions earns it the 2023 Vietnam Company of the Year Award from Frost & Sullivan.
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Zapata AI's research showcases impact of quantum-enhanced generative AI
Tue, 2nd Jan 2024
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quantum computing
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ai
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zapata
Zapata AI's research published in Nature Communications showcases how quantum-enhanced generative AI can elevate classical AI capabilities, challenging the 'quantum versus classical' debate.
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ZTE Corporation unveils Cybersecurity White Paper 2023
Fri, 29th Dec 2023
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incident response
ZTE Corporation details cybersecurity strategies centring on governance, compliance, openness, and transparency in newly released 'Cybersecurity White Paper 2023'. .
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EasyDMARC reveals alarming rise in suspicious email activity
Fri, 22nd Dec 2023
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it training
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phishing
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email security
EasyDMARC reports a concerning 75% increase in suspicious emails flagged by authentication systems between 2021 and 2023.
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British workers lose £76m a year from unclaimed expenses, reveals study
Fri, 22nd Dec 2023
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compliance
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walkme
Unclaimed expenses cost UK workers an alarming £76 million annually, according to a new study by WalkMe.
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Kaspersky uncovers FakeSG, Akira and AMOS as latest cyber threats
Thu, 21st Dec 2023
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malware
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servers
Kaspersky reveals FakeSG, Akira, and AMOS as latest cross-platform cyber threats, highlighting the need for constant vigilance.