Cyber security

Trust must be central to your digital transformation strategy

There are real tangible benefits for organisations that build customer relationships based on trust. It is especially important when it comes to digital transformation.

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Connected consumers demand cyber security

With more of people’s lives being transacted, shared, stored online – privacy and security concerns are increasingly coming to the fore.

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CIO study sheds light on cyber security and skills deficiencies

Data has become the lifeblood of modern business but it is also the new currency in security, and the prime focus of criminals and threat actors

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Optimistic about growth: a snapshot of the mid-market

Australia’s mid-market is often referred to as the engine room of the nation’s economy. But what are their concerns and business needs?

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Does your business have a data breach plan? Think carefully because every business is at risk

In February 2018, the Notifiable Data Breach scheme came into effect in Australia, which now requires all companies to respond to data breaches.

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How ‘confidential’ is your personal information? APRA is putting companies on notice with a new standard

APRA acknowledges that cyber-attacks will continue to be an issue and is forcing those it regulates to be proactive in this area.

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It’s Thursday 22 February. So what?

Today has been touted as a watershed date in Australia that will in some way touch virtually every Australian as the ‘Notifiable Data Breach’ (NDB) scheme locks in.

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Seven Cyber Security Predictions for 2018: will you be ready?

In 2017, one in two businesses was threatened by a ransomware attack, one of the fastest growing types of cyber-crime

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Stopping the next crypto-currency collapse: regulating digital exchanges

As the number of digital currencies has increased and awareness of their use in both criminal activity and terrorism financing has grown, the Australian Government has recognised the importance of regulating digital exchanges.

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Why do hackers like to go to university? Because there is so much opportunity.

A robust IAM is an important step in preventing cyber-attacks and the subsequent loss of both data and reputation. Universities are not exempt.

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Serious security concerns for Australia’s cyber conscious CEOs

Despite the attention being paid to cyber security, the readiness of companies to mitigate attacks is low. Just 57 percent of CEOs feel fully prepared for a cyber-attack.

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The New Payments Platform: fraudsters will be ready but will we?

With 35 countries implemented, or scheduled to move to near real time payments systems a new world of opportunity for fraudulent payments is also opening up. Although systems differ between…

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What happened in the largest global ransomware outbreak? What should you do?

Over the weekend, the world has seen the largest cyber attack of its kind spread across more than 70 countries. What happened and what should you do?

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