cybersecurity threats - brute force attacks

Growing Cybersecurity Threats – Part 6 (Brute Force)

Reading Time: 4 minutes The article concludes the series of ‘Growing Cybersecurity Threats’. We shall now explain the most common, non-technical type of cyber threat, i.e., Brute Force. While defining cyber threats, brute force attacks can be explained as repetitive successive attempts of trying various password combinations to gain access. The attacker performs this attempt vigorously. They install bots…

cybersecurity threats, man in the middle attack

Growing Cybersecurity Threats – Part 5 (Man-in-the-Middle Attacks)

Reading Time: 5 minutes This article is the fifth in the series of ‘Growing Cybersecurity Threats.’ In continuation of our discussion on major cyber threats, we shall be focusing on a type of cyberattack that is executed by a human by intervening in the flow of communication or data – man-in-the-middle attacks. The simple concept of man-in-the-middle attacks is…

Dear Women, Why A Career in Cybersecurity Is the Right Choice for You

Reading Time: 4 minutes Along with a 0% unemployment rate in cybersecurity, the growing demand for security professionals prompts the industry’s expanding nature. But these reasons don’t sum up why you should choose a career in cybersecurity. [1] Consider the ongoing industry challenges — dramatic gender imbalance and the rising talent gap. These concerns have given birth to an…

Future Cybersecurity in Australia 2021

What the Future of Cybersecurity in Australia Looks Like

Reading Time: 3 minutes Just like most countries across the globe, cybersecurity in Australia has been influenced by recent technological advancements. With the spread of COVID-19, millions of people across the globe are using technology for day-to-day communication while working from home. With the exponential increases in internet use, there has been a parallel rise in the risk of…