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All systems go as Symantec avoids PC woe
Security software company beats analysts expectations during Q1, thanks to reduced costs following a decline in PC sales.
Internet hackers Royally scam users
While the world celebrated, scammers have taken advantage, kicking into immediate action following the birth of the royal baby.
You gotta fight, for Dotcom's right, for transparency…
Megaupload founder dispatches legal team to Wellington today, as his lawyers fight for full disclosure in New Zealand's highest court.
Is your Android phone stale…?
How can a phone be stale and how can you tell? It’s not like bread where you can squeeze it and tell it’s stale because it’s hard and know it’s not good to eat.
Key: Kiwis don't know what they're talking about
Prime Minister believes GCSB protesters are either misinformed or pursuing a political agenda as thousands rally in opposition to the bill.
Rallying Kiwis rebel against GCSB bill
Thousands unite across New Zealand in protest against the government's GCSB spying bill, led by Kim Dotcom in Auckland.
Why taking down Apple's Developer site was a good idea...
If we had more companies respond to breaches in this way, we (technology, privacy, security and cyber threats) would be much better off as an industry.
Privacy scare? NZ govt should grow a pair
Kim Dotcom claims to be the "living, breathing example of why the GCSB must not be given greater powers and limited accountability" at a protest launch in Auckland yesterday.
The dangers of SnapChat...
This message will self-destruct in five seconds. That’s the premise behind SnapChat and is hailed as the new Instagram...
NZ spies carry damaging disguise
By approving proposals to new government spy laws, are New Zealanders running the inherent risk of accepting an ideology that is abhorrently wrong? After all, legal does not mean right.
Facebook slams NZ spying law
Social networking giant seeks an exemption over government proposals which could see over two million Kiwis spied on by authorities.
Event Invite - Stop cyberattacks with Palo Alto
During a LIVE webinar session, Palo Alto will review real world data on cyberattacks and dissect the five steps of an advanced attack designed to evade security controls.
BTG goes Gold with Fortinet
How key vendor partnerships + engineering know-how = unique and productive business solutions.
Master key makes 99% of Android devices vulnerable
Master key could affect any Android phone released in the past four years, representing nearly 900 million devices and 99% of the market.
Key brands Dotcom's submission a "circus"
Showdown between Prime Minister and Megaupload founder didn't disappoint in Parliament yesterday, but was it more PR than policy?
Google issues NZ spy threat
Internet search giant warns new government spy laws could result in companies quitting New Zealand, after heavily criticising the bill.
Dotcom gets set to question Key
Megaupload founder gets his 15 minutes in the spotlight today, as he questions John Key in Parliament.
Oh no…not another Facebook breach
Privacy leak in Facebook's Android app, sending users' phone numbers over the internet to Facebook servers simply by launching the app.
The Spy who killed Kiwi Privacy
Has privacy in New Zealand gone too far?
The security of personal data is top of everyone’s mind when surfing the web, but how do you keep information coming through your school’s website secure?
Govt empowers CIO to stop IT scares
Chief Information Officer Colin McDonald will receive greater powers and a bigger budget, as the government acts to avoid Novopay style IT cock-ups going forward.
Apple reaffirms commitment to customer privacy
Apple aims for transparency in bid to quash rising tensions following US whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations.
Is US whistleblower becoming Snowed-in?
After escaping US extradition by boarding a commercial flight to Hong Kong, Edward Snowden is attempting an audacious jaunt from Moscow to Ecuador - but is the net closing in?
An IT trend too far as SMBs struggle
One of the biggest IT challenges for SMBs across ANZ is trying to keep up with new trends such as cloud and mobility.
Microsoft offers $100k bounty to hackers
In a change of tact, Microsoft is willing to cough up financial rewards for anybody capable of finding security flaws in Windows 8.1.
Hands up if you're responsible for securing Kiwi data?
Kiwis are not taking individual responsibility for data being collected by their mobile apps, blaming the government and other organisations instead.
School privacy has room for improvement
New Zealand schools are being warned to pull their socks up over their lack of website privacy policies.
Symantec's Pacific Partner award winners revealed…
Symantec last night announced the winners of the 2013 Pacific Partner Awards at an exclusive dinner and awards ceremony.
In defence of Kim Dotcom…
Following the illegal surveillance of the Megaupload founder, why have heads not rolled within government?
Key: Snowden not welcome in NZ
As rumours surface that Edward Snowden may seek refuge in New Zealand, Prime Minister John Key insists the US govt whistleblower is not welcome.