AARNet is a member of Security Colony, one of the world’s largest cyber security collaboration platforms. Security Colony was established by security consultancy Hivint to help organisations of all sizes in the fight against the rising tide of cyber security threats.
Nick Ellsmore, Hivint’s Chief Apiarist forecasts that for the foreseeable future attacks are going to be ubiquitous. “Everyone is going to be attacked, all the time,” he says. Watch the video (6 minutes) to hear what else he has to say about the vulnerability of business systems and processes.
Aug 10, 2017
With the escalation of major global cyber security incidents showing no signs of slowing down, information security is firmly in the spotlight for leaders of research and education networks (NRENs). Managing information security is also a high priority for many of the campuses, scientific instruments and supercomputing resources connected to...
May 17, 2017
Over the weekend of 13 & 14 May, hundreds of thousands of computer systems at government agencies, hospitals and companies in dozens of countries were affected by the malicious WannaCry cyber attack, which locked computers and held files to ransom. Australia is among the countries affected. Here, Edward Farrell, Director & Principal Consultant at...
Apr 5, 2017
Machine learning is offering insights into the behaviour of malicious bots by tracking them as they evolve over time to evade detection. It’s a powerful tool, but it’s not the only one needed to keep students safe in increasingly online learning environment explains Miranda Mowbray, a researcher in machine learning...