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  • As more critical infrastructure is digitalised to respond to the increasing needs of society, the attack surface increases and with it, the prospect of life-threatening disruption.

    As the largest provider of managed security services to the Australian Department of Defence, Verizon is uniquely positioned to help industry respond. Our global expertise in security and threat monitoring helps prevent breaches and minimize impact should a security incident occur. 

Securing how we work, live and play

Over 25% of all incidents the Australian Cyber Security Centre responded to in 2021 were against critical infrastructure targets. Read about the threats, the actors behind them and what practical steps you can take to help mitigate the risk.

  • As more critical infrastructure is transformed digitally, the attack surface increases.

    Verizon cybersecurity expert Doron Harel discusses the increase in cybersecurity breaches and how the Australian government is increasing the number of sectors that are protected by the legislation. 

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    • Understanding the new changes to legislation.

    • New legislation, COVID disruption and escalating cybersecurity threats have highlighted how vital critical infrastructure is to how we live, work and play.

      The Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Act 2021 (‘the SLACI Act’) and proposed Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure Protection) Act 2022 (‘the SLACIP Act’) are being put in place to expand the definitions of critical infrastructure to encompass 11 industry sectors. The amendments also create a national register of assets, outline new federal powers and introduces new ‘positive security’ obligations. 

      Find more details on the legislation
    • Previous legislation covered

      • Education
      • Transportation
      •  Food
      • Energy

    • The new legislation covers

      • Communications
      • Financial services
      • Data storage or processing
      • Defence industry
      • Higher education and research
      • Energy
      • Food and grocery
      • Healthcare
      • Space technology
      • Transportation
      • Water and sewerage 
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  • Security isn’t
    something you claim,
    it’s something
    you prove.

    As a specialist provider of communications, network and security solutions across Australia and New Zealand, Verizon can cut through industry standards (ISO27001), national standards (ISM, IRAP, NIST CSF etc) and vertical standards (APRA CPS234). This can help clear your pathway to better security program integration across your enterprise. 

    More information on our certifications
    and accreditations can be found here

  • Close the door on
    cyber criminals.

    • Intel

    • Define what a secure enterprise truly looks like with the help of our analysts. 

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    • Protection

    • Defend your network with secure gateways, identity and access management, and mobile security. 

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    • Forensics

    • Identify and address vulnerabilities from the core to the edge, or investigate incidents.

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    • Detection

    • Monitor your network effectively for robust analytics and response. 

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    • Advice

    • Take advantage of our Security Assessment and Strategy, Government, Risk and Compliance and Incident Response Planning.

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    • Inform

    • Learn from Verizon Risk, Data Breach, Payment Security, Protected Information and Mobile Security Index reports. 

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    • Connections

    • Benefit from from secure internet gateways (SIG) and SASE networking, to private 5G. 

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    • ID & credentials

    • Protect all your sensitive data from remote VPNs, to airport passport scans. 

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    • Professional services

    • Get the planning, design and integration expertise you require from our world-class ANZ strategic specialists. 

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    • Managed services

    • Find more time to focus on your business goals, while  we manage your core monitoring and maintenance requirements. 

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Our capabilities.

    • Verizon’s nine global Security Operations Centers analyse billions of events for our customers. And with over a decade of experience producing our annual Data Breach Investigations Report, we have both the credibility and expertise to define what a secure enterprise truly looks like. 

        • Visibility. One of the largest global IP networks, offering unprecedented insight into security threats.
        • Threat intel. Analysis of over 345,000 security incidents and 12,000 data breaches. 
        • Forensics expertise. The ability to correlate cyber threats quickly and efficiently.
        • Security portfolio. An array of detection, defence and business continuity capabilities. 

  • Human capabilities

    A 320-strong local Australian team that are vetted to NV1 standards and above as well as being certified to best-practice standards.

    • Verizon Threat Research Advisory Centre (VTRAC)
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
    • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
    • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
    • Cloud Security Knowledge (CSK)
    • Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
    • The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
    • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITL)
    • Control Objectives for Information Technology (COBIT)

  • Local capabilities

    Over a generation of investment in native compliance to Australian standards.

    • The ASD Essential 8
    • Privacy Act: Privacy Principles
    • Information Security Manual (AU + NZ)
    • IRAP certification for PROTECTED data
  • Public capabilities

    Robust solutions built on capabilities developed for assets of national significance and critical infrastructure.

    • Certified for Federal Digital Transformation Agency
    • Digital cloud and telecommunications marketplaces and multi-agency High Availability Internet Gateway Service (HAIGS)
    • Certified Australian Gateway Environment (CAGE)
    • GovLink environments
      State certified for:
      • New South Wales Government
      • ProcureIT
      • Victoria Government
      • Economic Society of Australia (ESA)
  • Global standards

    Designed to leverage global and industry best-practice standards.

    • ISO27001
    • ISO27002
    • Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS)
    • National Institute of Standards and Technology Cyber
    • Security Framework (CSF)
    • National Institute of Standards and Technology SP 800-53
    • CSA Cloud Control Matrix
    • Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model
    • Control Objectives for Information Technology (COBIT)
  • 99%

    of Fortune 500 companies served

  • 500K

    security, network and hosting devices under management globally

  • 61B

    events processed annually

  • 12

    years of forensic and incident data analysis

  • Strategic and secure
    defence solutions
    that keep pace with
    your transformation.

    Digital transformation across government highlights
    the need for critical defence infrastructure solutions
    that are able to cope with an expanding threat landscape.

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  • Choose the right partner,
    with the right expertise.

Continually supporting your operations.

Proudly enabling Australian and New Zealand enterprise and government organisations for 20 years.

    • Assimilating and integrating over 70 public sector agencies in Australia.

    • Recognized by Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards as the 2021 Australia Managed Security Services Company of the Year.*

    • Bolstering the new critical infrastructure legislation. 

    • Sovereign solutions with our strong 320-member team and 24/7 Canberra Security Operations Centre.

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2023 Industry Data Breach Investigations Report

Strengthen your organization’s understanding and awareness of cybersecurity. Read our detailed analysis of 16,000+ security incidents from around the world.

Apr 10, 2024 ,  2 min read

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Australia’s Advanced Security Operations Centre

Verizon have 20 years’ experience supporting the Australian Government and enterprise.

Nov 15, 2023

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Smart energy and utility solutions

Our utility technology solutions can help you deliver resources efficiently, and cost effectively.

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Navigate the new era of enterprise security with SASE

SASE can help you manage cyber resiliency, improve business agility, reduce costs and streamline digital transformation.

Apr 2, 2024,  0 min read

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Security expertise that makes a real difference for enterprises

Safeguard your data, remote workforce and customers with leading mobile threat defence solutions.

May 13, 2021

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