Entries by Penta Security

The Blockchain Hype

With technology advances a-plenty – what’s going to be the next revolutionary technological development? Big data? The Internet of Things (IoT)? Nope. It’s going to be the blockchain With more than 25 countries investing in the technology, and $1.3 billion invested – it looks like individuals, companies, and governments alike are putting their eggs in […]

Types of DDoS Attacks: Explanation for the Non-Tech-Savvy

When major cyber attacks are made public, we often hear about their magnitude and strength. More often than not, the media is talking about DDoS attacks. Deloitte for example revealed that the year 2016 “saw the first two [DDoS] attacks of one terabit per second (Tbps) or more.” But what does this actually mean? One […]

Penta Security Systems Partners with ACE Pacific Group to Deliver WAPPLES to APAC Region

Penta Security Systems, a leader in web, IoT, and data security solutions and services in the Asia-Pacific region, has announced a partnership with Singapore-based security solution/service provider, ACE Pacific Group. Marking 20 years of IT expertise in the field of web security this year, Penta Security has steadily continued its expansion into Southeast Asia, solidifying […]

The 6 Types of Hackers You May Come Across Online

  These days it’s easy to look at the mountain of cyber crime news out there, and imagine a hoodie-wearing, tech-savvy loner in a dark corner of a room trying to get into a network for information. However, times have changed. It’s not just technology that changes or security measures that evolve. Hackers are also […]

Majority of Companies Are Not Disclosing Their Data Breaches

It is a common misconception to think that companies absolutely must disclose details of any internal breaches they may have suffered. In reality, the majority of data breaches go unreported, and details of the leak are rarely revealed to the public. Recently in the media, Yahoo came under fire and heavy scrutiny for late disclosure […]

Love in All the Wrong Places: the Dangers of Online Dating

As February 14th creeps closer, hype over finding a valentine is at its peak. But finding a significant other does pose more difficulty in this day and age with the rise of career-driven individuals, slaving away with the chaotic schedules of everyday life. Furthermore, with the digital world just an arm’s length away, it’s not […]

Online Safety Tips from Penta Security, 2017 Data Privacy Day Champion

A Data Privacy Day Champion this year, Penta Security believes that organizations, businesses and governments are collectively responsible for being conscientious stewards of personal information. For Penta Security, this year marks two decades of experience in protecting an asset valued by all: personal data. Data Privacy Day, held annually on January 28, is a worldwide […]

WAPPLES Web Application Firewall Interoperability for HPE Security ArcSight

Integration allows customers to increase effective security operations for quicker detection and response Penta Security Systems Inc., a leading Web and Data security provider in the Asian-Pacific region, announced its partnership with HPE through the HPE Security Technology Alliance Partners (TAP) Program. The partnership allows for customers to integrate the HPE ArcSight solution with Penta Security’s web […]