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Artificial Intelligence
AURA launch first Crime Trend Report, aims to gain insight in South Africa
On-demand emergency services marketplace AURA has launched a report into South Africa’s high crime rate and what can be done to lower it.
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More than half of Kiwi businesses fell victim to cyber-attacks this year
More than half (55%) of New Zealand businesses have fallen victim to ransomware attacks in the last year, according to new research.
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Research: NZ easy-pickings for cyber-criminals
One in ten businesses would be willing to pay $50,000-plus to retrieve ransomed data and half aren’t aware of the incoming data privacy laws.
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Interview: Aura GM on security implications for enterprise during and post-pandemic
Techday spoke with Aura Information Security general manager Peter Bailey on what this new normal means for cybersecurity, and its potential lasting effect on organisations.
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YOU’RE INVITED: 31c0n – NZ’s cyber security conference
Don't miss this new cyber security event that aims to highlights the ever-present threats facing practitioners and businesses across New Zealand.
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Need to know: The dark side of the IoT and how to protect your business
The IoT has opened the world of cyber threats directly into your living room & beyond - here is an expert's advice for protection.
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Data Protection
Study finds Kiwis worried about data privacy by state and private companies
World Internet Project New Zealand study discovered that users care more about private surveillance by companies than government surveillance.