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Solving real world problems with blockchain

Benjamin Crofts David Lam James Kosmatos 29 Jan 2018 5 minutes

Bitcoin steals the headlines, but blockchain, the technology underpinning it, is being applied to a vast array of industries and solving real world problems. What can it do for your business?

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Infographic: Your (cyber) new year’s resolutions

19 Jan 2018 2 minutes

Global cyber security threats are rising and daily breach attempts are a common occurrence for business. As we enter a new year and new, unknown threats, it’s a good time to check if your company has the bases covered.

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Report How consumers see cyber security and privacy risks

Steve Ingram 05 Dec 2017 8 minutes

A recent PwC survey found that 85% of consumers will not do business with a company if they have concerns about its security practices. To earn trust, and consumer business, companies must protect customer data and respect individual privacy.

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Operation Cloud Hopper: How PwC helped uncover a global cyber espionage campaign

Steve Ingram 14 Aug 2017 10 minutes

A whodunnit of major proportions, Operation Cloud Hopper was gathering information on a cyber espionage campaign. What it revealed was an unprecedented style of attack, affecting at least 14 countries and a complex chain of business relationships.

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Global cyber hack: Have your defences gone up soon enough?

Steve Ingram 15 May 2017 7 minutes

The wave of ransomware attacks that have crippled organisations across 150 countries pose a very real threat to all Australian businesses. There are some straightforward measures for prevention – the question is, are they being taken seriously?

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Are our smart cities being clever about security?

Omaru Maruatona 27 Apr 2017 8 minutes

The opportunity for hackers to access essential urban infrastructure is growing. The ability to coordinate a crisis response, on the other hand, is lacking. Here are some ways to make our cities more cyber secure.

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Infographic: Are your assets secure?

30 Mar 2017 1 minute

We surveyed attendees of an ISO 27001 training session to find out how different organisations are currently managing their approach to information security.

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Infographic: The psychology behind poor passwords

29 Sep 2016 1 minute

As the main access keys to our digital lives, secure passwords are a must. A study into the psychology of why we choose the passwords we do, reveals that these lessons perhaps aren’t being taken to heart.

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Government strategy on cyber security: Businesses must unite

Richard Bergman 22 Apr 2016 4 minutes

The federal government’s new Cyber Security Strategy is here. Is it a step in the right direction, and what does it mean for Australian businesses?

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