Jean-Baptiste Bres

Chief Information Security Officer

Open Junior Cybersecurity Analyst role in HSBC Australia

HSBC looking for a junior Cybersecurity Analyst to join our fantastic team in Australia! A great opportunity to join HSBC incredible cyber capabilities if you are a recent graduate or have a little experience in that domain.

If you are interested, please apply on our career website.

💡 The CIA Triad (explained to non-security people)

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A short article explaining what the CIA Triad is, or how Security is focusing on key concepts: Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability.
It's not always easy for non-security people to understand the challenges and endless efforts spent by security staff, so hopefully you will now have a better idea of why, and how, we do it.

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💡 Vulnerability Management (explained to non-security people)

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A short article explaining what is Vulnerability Management - one of the key areas of Information Security.
It's not always easy for non-security people to understand the challenges and endless efforts spent by security staff trying to remediate vulnerabilities, so hopefully you will now have a better idea of why, and how, we do it

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Australia's overheated property market has become a target for hackers — and they're scamming millions

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What, exactly, is cybersecurity? And why does it matter?

I regularly get asked what are my job and my field (cybersecurity) about. It’s a fair question. Cyberattacks steal data and cause millions in economic costs. This article explains very broadly what cybersecurity professionals do.

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Congratulations Avenue Bank

Congratulation to Avenue for getting its restricted banking licence, and officially becoming Avenue Bank!
It was not an easy journey but it was not luck either, because they are an awesome and dedicated bunch. Looking forward for the next steps!

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Global News Podcast 🎧 Afghanistan Special

A special episode from the excellent BBC Global News Podcast, providing a very good understanding of the current situation in Afghanistan. I can only recommend listening if you want to understand what is happening there (and how it came to it).

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Google says it created a time crystal in a quantum computer

Here is something cool 😎🔬! Google says it has created a time crystal in a quantum computer (and if you do not know what a time crystal is, it is weirder than you think)


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Up to 1,500 businesses infected in one of the worst ransomware attacks ever

Interested in understanding how a large scale ransomware attack is performed? Here is a very good article from Ars Technica. A bit technical, definitively scary... so a good read.


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Critical CISO Initiatives for the Second Half of 2021

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