Notifiable Data Breaches stories
OAIC 1H 2023 NDB Report: WatchGuard and Check Point response
Management at Check Point Software and WatchGuard Technologies have responded regarding the OAIC 1H 2023 Notifiable Data Breaches Report.
AvePoint appoints Max McNamara as VP & Managing Director for ANZ
AvePoint appoints Max McNamara as Vice President and Managing Director of Australia and New Zealand to drive its ANZ strategy and business growth.
Kroll expands data breach notification support for AU businesses
Risk solutions provider Kroll has expanded its breach notification services to assist Australian organisations with data breaches.
LogRhythm named Customers’ Choice for fourth year running
Designated in the 2020 Gartner Peer Insights for SIEM, it was praised by customers for technical support and ease of deployment and integration.
Why CEOs can be the weakest link in cybersecurity – Mimecast
Research by Vanson Bourne revealed that 44% of respondents believed that their CEO was the weak link in their cybersecurity operation.
Loop Secure to provide Digital Guardian solution nationwide
The solution increases data visibility, increases IP protection and enhances compliance measures across items such as PCI DSS and the NBD.
NDB report: Stronger authentication practices needed
The Australian Information Commissioner (OIAC) has released the latest quarterly report on the notifications under the Notifiable Data Breaches scheme.
ANZ organisations slack in Notifiable Data Breach scheme
Following the introduction of the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB) last year, a survey of ANZ businesses has revealed some concerning findings.
Trend Micro on how organisations are navigating endpoint threats
TechDay spoke to Trend Micro market strategy global VP Eric Skinner about key threats organisations are currently facing and the best way to mitigate them.
Blame culture only makes data breaches worse
Australians must move away from victim-blaming culture in order to improve cybersecurity, says Palo Alto Networks.
Expert comment: Latest NDB report shows Aus is being targeted
The OIAC received 262 notifications in the three months, the highest number since the commencement of the NDB scheme.
Businesses worried but complacent about cyber attacks - Aura Infosec
40% of businesses say their employees receive between one and five phishing or ransomware attacks every quarter.
Two top execs’ predictions for cybersecurity in 2019
One Identity and Secureworks executives Alex Tilley and Serkan Cetin have released what they see coming for cybersecurity in 2019.
Exclusive: Three access management learnings from 2018
There was a renewed global response to data security in 2018, placing pressure on organisations to assume more responsibility for the data they hold.
Ransomware infection? Here’s how you control the damage
Ransomware has evolved to be more sophisticated and targeted, and remains a threat to businesses of all sizes.
Combatting the rise of Cybercrime-as-a-Service
Amateur cybercriminals (or anyone with a grudge), can execute spam attacks, steal people’s identities, and more.
Aus businesses see themselves as prime targets for cyber attacks
Aussie businesses fear being cyber attack targets, doubt breach prevention strength, survey by Aura reveals.
Organisations lack holistic approach to data protection
It is paramount for organisations to have a clear understanding of what data protection is and close the gaps in their protection strategies.
Security experts comment on latest OIAC report
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner has been notified of 245 data breaches affecting personal information between July and September 2018.
Aus SMBs not concerned enough about data privacy - study
Aussie SMBs face customer data trust crisis, HP study finds.
Living in today’s new cyber regulatory reality
Firms face legal risks as cyber regulatory pressures surge, demanding new market unity and compliance.
How MSSPs must protect data in the breach disclosure era
Australia's IT firms face strict new data breach laws, with hefty fines and mandatory reporting.
Businesses collecting more data than they can handle - Gemalto
Only half of companies know where their sensitive data is stored, finds research by Gemalto, who surveyed 1,050 IT decision makers and 10,500 consumers.
Six basic steps businesses can take for regulatory compliance
Earlier this year, the Australian government implemented the mandatory Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme, and recently Europe launched its GDPR.