Tag Archives: Cybersecurity

ESET uncovers new Linux backdoor from SparklingGoblin APT group

ESET researchers have discovered a Linux variant of the SideWalk backdoor, one of the multiple custom implants used by the SparklingGoblin APT group. This variant was first deployed against a Hong Kong university in February 2021 — the same university that had already been targeted by SparklingGoblin during the student …

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IT For Education: Remain Secure with Tech Agnostic Platforms

Dominik Birgelen, CEO of oneclick AG discusses why cybersecurity in educational institutions has become more important than ever before and how secure portals can allow students to access educational content via any device and browser from anywhere. The UK government is actively taking steps to boost the potential of technology …

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SentinelOne partners with Proofpoint for enhanced ransomware protection

 SentinelOne is partnering with Proofpoint on a ransomware protection integration. “Threats come from everywhere today,” said Chuck Fontana, SVP of Business Development, SentinelOne. “Attackers continue to use phishing techniques, exploiting the weakest link in enterprise cybersecurity – humans. Proofpoint and SentinelOne are in the right alignment to solve this problem, …

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Upskilling staff to meet the demands of the digital age: The next phase in the learning curve

Mark Onisk, Chief Content Officer at Skillsoft tells PCR about Skillsoft’s latest phase in its collaborative learning Career Journeys, offering on-demand, learning modules to upskill staff. As part of Skillsoft’s existing series of Aspire Journeys, which are curated to develop skill proficiencies, Career Journeys takes the enterprise to the next …

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Tackling the IoT cybersecurity blind spot

Milad Aslaner, Head of Technology Advisory Group, SentinelOne explores tackling the blindspot of IoT cybersecurity. People and businesses alike spend so much of their time concerning themselves with protecting the more obvious devices such as work computers, laptops and tablets against potential cyber attacks. But what about IoT devices and …

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Bitdefender Innovates Managed Detection and Response (MDR) with New Service

Bitdefender’s MDR Foundations is a new managed security service that provides continuous threat monitoring and response, intelligence-based threat hunting. The service augments in-house security and IT teams ability to overcome the cybersecurity skills gap and enables faster detection and threat elimination, reduced attacker dwell time, and streamlined security operations for …

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PCR JULY ISSUE OUT NOW: NETWORKING & CYBERSECURITY SPECIAL!!

In our retail analysis this month we look at how SI’s can help to create ‘information architecture’ and coach customers to model their content effectively. In our Big Interview, we learn more about the Norton Empower Reseller Program and how partners can gain rewards when selling applicable Norton Empower-enabled products …

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Kaspersky reveals phishing emails that employees find most confusing

According to estimates, 91% of all cyberattacks begin with a phishing email, and phishing techniques are involved in 32% of all successful data breaches. To provide further insight into this threat, Kaspersky analysed data gathered from a phishing simulator, provided voluntarily by users[1]. Integrated into Kaspersky Security Awareness Platform, this tool helps …

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Netacea Partners With AVANT

Netacea has entered a new partnership agreement with AVANT. Netacea’s bot management solution will bolster AVANT’s security offerings. According to Netacea’s new report, The Bot Management Review 2022, there is growing awareness and investment in bot mitigation but there are still many misconceptions around the origin, intent, and complexity of bot attacks. For example, …

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NordVPN introduces new Meshnet allowing users to connect directly to other devices 

NordVPN has announced a brand new feature called Meshnet, which will allow users to connect directly to other devices instead of routing their traffic through a VPN server, solidifying the company’s stance as an industry leader. “Whereas a traditional NordVPN connection redirects your internet traffic through servers, Meshnet lets you create your …

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