Security

Defending data in the GDPR era

29 June, 2018 by Peter Waters, Vice President, Legal, Equinix

The GDPR might be a cloud with a silver lining — getting it right could help foster better relationships with your customers.


RegTech players gather to tackle financial crime

27 June, 2018

An AUSTRAC RegTech Showcase has explored ways to harness technology to combat money laundering, terrorism financing and serious financial crime.


Cyber attacks can cost Aussie economy $29bn per year

26 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Cybersecurity incidents have the potential to cost the Australian economy $29bn per year in direct, indirect and induced costs, a new study estimates.


Chinese espionage group targeting telcos, defence companies

25 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Chinese hacker group Thrip is involved in a targeted espionage operation against satellite, telecoms and defence companies in SEA and the US.


28% of Aussie orgs impacted by cryptojacking in Q1

21 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Some 28% of Australian organisations encountered cryptojacking attacks in Q1 and 21% encountered mobile malware, a new report has found.


Job applicants' data exposed in PageUp breach

19 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

PageUp has provided an update on the potential data breach disclosed by the company at the start of the month.


World Cup could lead to surge in cyber threats

18 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be a breeding ground for cyber attacks and malicious activity, if prior events are any indication.


Trust and risk highlighted at ISACA CACS event

14 June, 2018

Cybersecurity, resilience and building trust will be key themes at ISACA's upcoming Oceania Computer, Audit, Control and Security (CACS) Conference.


Tips for avoiding ransomware attacks

08 June, 2018

New research from WatchGuard Technologies reveals that more than one in five Australians have been the victim of a ransomware attack.


ATEN secure KVM switches

07 June, 2018 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN PSS PP v3.0 secure KVM switches provide isolation between computer sources and peripherals while sharing a single keyboard, mouse, monitor, speaker set and common access card (CAC) reader between connected computers of various security classifications.


Govt to introduce decryption law soon

07 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Law agencies will be able to demand that telcos and big tech companies decrypt suspects' data, under a new federal government draft Bill.


Unlicensed software a security risk: BSA research

06 June, 2018

Unlicensed software raises the risk of cyber attacks, according to new research by BSA | The Software Alliance.


Employee behaviour perceived as email security threat

06 June, 2018

The overwhelming majority of organisations in ANZ rank poor employee behaviour as the greatest email security concern, according to a new survey.


Boards ramping up security, privacy investments

06 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Company boards are rushing to ensure compliance with the new EU GDPR and respond to the expanding cyber threat landscape.


92m records stolen from DNA testing site

06 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The email addresses and hashed passwords of all customers who had signed up to MyHeritage by October 2017 have been stolen in a data breach.


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