Phishing

Spear phishing: Why targeted email attacks are so difficult to stop

A highly targeted form of phishing, spear phishing involves bespoke emails being sent to well-researched victims. It is hard to spot without close inspection and difficult to stop with technical controls alone.

Weakest link in cybersecurity is no longer human: Report

Organizations need to be prepared for thingbot attacks by having security controls in place that can detect the bot and scale to the rate at which thingbots can attack.

Cybersecurity trends that 2019 might hold for us

With the cyber security industrial complex in full swing and good business for all the major players, from governments and state sponsored groups, to criminal attackers and the vendors as well as their shareholders, we wonder what horrors this dystopian hell world will spew forth next.

Microsoft delivers emergency patch for under-attack IE

The company issued a rare emergency security update to fix a zero-day vulnerability – reported by a Google security engineer – in the still-supported IE9, IE10 and IE11.

Cyber criminals to use AI to anticipate executive movements: Report

Attackers will implement emerging tech to launch sophisticated phishing attacks in 2019, reveals a report by Trend Micro. 

McAfee releases 2019 Threat Predictions Report

​McAfee has released its annual Threat Predictions Report, which outlines predictions for the cybersecurity landscape in 2019.

Rising trends to change cyberthreat landscape in 2019: Report

McAfee researchers expect malware-as-a-service families to strengthen, energizing the market for attack outsourcing and the evolution of increasingly innovative and agile attack methods.

Best practices for enterprise email security

With 90% of cyberattacks now carried out by email it’s never been more important to make sure your email security strategy is fit for purpose

Digital security and privacy: A must for organizations

Digital Security and privacy concerns are everyone’s challenge as technology touches every aspect of our lives today.

9 cyber security predictions for 2019

CSO staff and contributors tell what they hope or fear will happen in the infosec world for the coming year.

Aujas, Endgame partner to offer advanced managed endpoint protection

The combined offering will leverage Aujas’ managed security services expertise to offer joint customers the earliest threat prevention.

Partners and developers keep CISO of Australia's Department of Human Services awake at night

Developers, ICT providers and foundational third-parties are what keeps the Department of Human Services CISO Narelle Devine awake at night.