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Do ‘selfies’ spell the end of passwords?

03 Mar 2016 9 minutes

Payment providers are rolling out the next generation in online security, using technology including voice recognition, photographs and iris scanning. Tied to our unique physical characteristics, biometrics presents an opportunity for infallible authentication – or does it?

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The trouble with wearables: Security and implementation

Andrew Gordon 15 Feb 2016 10 minutes

Prepare for deployment, the wearables revolution is here! But wait – what’s the security impact of connecting staff to monitoring devices? Andrew Gordon addresses the concerns.

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Infographic

Infographic: Overcoming hazards in connected healthcare

05 Feb 2016 1 minute

In the race to develop connected healthcare devices, the depth of adequate security can vary wildly. This infographic looks at the how plugging medical devices into the internet of things can pose a threat to patients, sales and reputation.

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First they came for our data, now they come for our infrastructure

Duncan Alderson 19 Jan 2016 4 minutes

Since an Iranian nuclear facility was famously hacked in 2009, essential infrastructure has increasingly been the target of malicious attacks. Duncan Alderson explains why the cyber security of operational technology is a growing concern.

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How the cyber security boom is driving growth

02 Dec 2015 5 minutes

A growing awareness of online threats has seen businesses invest in their cyber capabilities to turn present-day risks into future opportunities.

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Finance sector ahead of the identity management game

Nirosha Methananda 11 Nov 2015 8 minutes

Rogue access to the systems of any financial organisation can wreak havoc – which is why the industry leads the pack when it comes to IAM.

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Infographic: How Australian businesses are responding to rising cyber risks

29 Oct 2015 1 minute

The Global State of Information Security Survey 2016 has revealed a turning point in the enterprise approach to cyber security. Here, we uncover the key stats for Australia.

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Report: Cloud leads the charge for cyber security

Steve Ingram 22 Oct 2015 8 minutes

Cloud services, the IoT and big data are all presenting great opportunities for organisations to manage their cyber risks, says PwC’s Global State of Information Security Survey 2016.

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Innovation and business complexity pose a threat to cyber security

29 Sep 2015 7 minutes

The increasing complexity of systems and processes in large enterprises, and the growing focus on agile innovation, is making it harder to secure valuable information. Here are some strategies for managing risk.

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