Entries by Shearwater

December 2018 Security Report | Shearwater Solutions

Featured this month: Exposed Remote Desktop connections create a soft target for attackers, email distribution platforms are increasingly being hijacked to facilitate mass phishing campaigns, several Self Encrypting Drives have multiple vulnerabilities, a VirtualBox Zero Day vulnerability, breaches that caused inconvenience for Dell, created danger and disruption for an Ohio hospital and exposed over 500,000 […]

2018 AppSec Hackathon Highlights!

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 […]

WebEx, LibSSH Authentication & D-Link Router Vulnerabilities | Shearwater InfoSec Report

The Information Security Report is a monthly summary, compiled by Shearwater’s experienced cybersecurity professionals, to highlight the vulnerabilities and new attack vectors in some of the latest active threats, exploits and breaches and share recommendations to help you protect your data and stay a step ahead. Featured this month: A WebEx vulnerability that allows a […]

Information Security Report | October 2018

The Information Security Report is a monthly summary, compiled by Shearwater’s experienced cybersecurity professionals, to highlight the vulnerabilities and new attack vectors in some of the latest active threats, exploits and breaches and share recommendations to help you protect your data and stay a step ahead. This month features a new strain of malware designed […]

IRAP Frequently Asked Questions

What is IRAP? The Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP) is an initiative of the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) through the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) to ensure the standard of cybersecurity and information security assessments for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) systems that process or store government information. A certified IRAP Assessor’s role is […]

Information Security Report | September 2018

The Information Security Report is a monthly summary, compiled by Shearwater’s experienced cybersecurity professionals, to highlight the vulnerabilities and new attack vectors in some of the latest active threats, exploits and breaches and share recommendations to help you protect your data and stay a step ahead. This month features a serious vulnerability in a number […]

Senior Security Consultant – Brisbane

Want to work for an exciting, fast growing company that focuses heavily on our employees and providing awesome customer experiences!? Look no further. Shearwater is currently seeking a passionate Senior Security Consultant to be part of our Brisbane team. You will be awarded great training benefits, a flexible working environment and a family friendly culture. […]

Penetration Tester

Responsibilities: Being a Security Consultant within Shearwater is an exciting and challenging role best suited to those with strong time management capabilities and the desire to create a culture of excellence that far exceeds industry standards. Shearwater is moving into its next phase of growth which is expected to be done at a fast pace […]