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Cloud
Adobe Sign completes Australian IRAP security assessment
"The IRAP Assessment of our Adobe Sign platform means we can help governments and businesses deliver better digital experiences with trust and security built at the core.”
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Remote Working
Five security priorities to consider with a remote workforce
Recently, Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) issued a warning over the usage of insecure video conferencing apps, citing security concerns.
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Cybersecurity
Breaking down the ASD’s “top four” strategies to mitigate cybersecurity incidents
We take a deep dive into the absolute essential aspects of a robust security strategy, as outlined by the Australian government.
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Australian Government
ASD will not get more powers for mass surveillance on Australians
Rumours suggesting that the Australian Signals Directorate may get more powers to spy on Australians are completely unfounded.
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Offensive Security
ASPI demystifies Australia's 'offensive cyber' capabilities
What does Australia’s offensive cyber capabilities actually involve? It seems that many people may have the wrong idea.
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Cloud
Microsoft officially awarded with “Protected” data certification
25 of Microsoft Azure services and 10 Office 365 services have received the certification from the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD).
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Cloud Security
ASD grants Dimension Data the power to host 'protected' government information
Dimension Data Australia will now be able to provide cloud security services to the Australian Government for protected data.
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Phishing
Why NDB compliance starts with the “essential” security basics
Ivanti talk about the upcoming ramifications of the Notifiable Data Breaches act, and the simple things you can do to prepare.