There’s nothing quite like the thrill of a hackathon for refining or showcasing IT security skills. When you give coders, students and security experts the opportunity to solve real-world problems in a time-bound challenge (with a healthy dose of competitive spirit thrown in), it creates a highly immersive and engaging learning experience. Now in its […]
About Mikhael Chammaa
As part of the amazing team at Shearwater Solutions, Mikhael leads the marketing function where his focus is on helping security professionals make informed buying decisions.
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Solo Player from Brisbane Claims Victory Over 100 cybersecurity professionals, code developers and students walked in the shoes of a cybercriminal for the day to test their skills and learn new ways to defend against cyberattacks at the 4th annual Shearwater Application Security Hackathon. Growing in popularity, and with many returning participants (we thank you […]
Every organisation fosters a unique environment – the differences can be large and many. Some have a strong culture of continuous learning, others not so much. That being said, regardless of the structure and culture of your organisation, when it comes to phishing awareness initiatives there are key players that need to be included in […]
I hear from potential clients all the time how they repeatedly get compromised by phishing-born attacks such as Ransomware. Often, they tell me they follow the age-old adage of telling their staff “Don’t click on links!” or by sending out notifications of current attacks, but they don’t really address the root of the problem – […]