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New-generation cloud filter designed for schools

13 April, 2021

Provision of a safe online environment is a top priority for schools, educators, admins and parents.

ACT students prepped to combat cybercrime

31 March, 2021

Cybersecurity is on the radar for today's — and tomorrow's — jobseekers.

Cyber-safety co acquires phone stores to bundle offering

22 March, 2021

Child cyber-safety specialist SafeToNet has acquired 77 German mobile phone stores in a bid to pre-load or bundle its online safety software.

Staying secure online during back-to-school

21 January, 2021

Assistant Minister for Defence Andrew Hastie has issued a timely warning to parents, urging vigilance while shopping online for back-to-school supplies.

Young Australians overwhelmed by media negativity in 2020

12 January, 2021

A survey shows Australians aged 10 to 17 found news stories covered in 2020 made them feel worse than the year before.

Digital safety for class of 2020

30 November, 2020

As students transition from primary to secondary school, it's time for a final word about living, learning and playing safely online.

Tech solution supports student mental health

28 October, 2020

Australian tech services provider Data#3 has announced a partnership with Gaggle, a US-based provider of student safety and wellbeing solutions.

NSW Dept of Education to digitise school enrolments

06 October, 2020

The NSW Government is providing parents of primary school students with the option of online enrolment, kicking off a broader digitisation program.

New cybersecurity project to protect universities

05 October, 2020

A new project to enhance the cybersecurity of Australia's universities is underway. 

Students tune in to cybersafety

17 September, 2020

Child Protection Week 2020 threw a spotlight on eSafety, with more than 3500 students tuning in to a webinar conducted by the Office of the eSafety Commissioner.

Keeping kids safe online more important than ever

02 September, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic, lockdowns and increased isolation are creating heightened rates of cyberbullying, child exploitation and image-based abuse.

Google services restored following student email 'incident'

31 August, 2020

ACT public schools recently experienced an 'email incident', with spam emails containing inappropriate material being circulated to students.

Is the future of learning in line with the future?

31 July, 2020

Due to the constant evolution and ever-expanding developments in technology, the workplace of the future will be unrecognisable from that of today.

EdPass identity management rolled out in SA schools

24 July, 2020

The Micro Focus EdPass identity management solution has been chosen by the SA Department of Education.

Is your school's paper trail damaging your organisation?

01 July, 2020

Just as poor digital security in education poses a risk, systems that rely on poorly secured offline practices can potentially leave your school exposed.

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