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Aura Information Security stories - Page 2

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Exploring why culture is key to effective cybersecurity
Thu, 14th Dec 2017
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Establishing a pervasive cyber security culture can help protect against malware attacks, as the weakest link is often people.
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Seccom signs on as Aura InfoSec’s first RedShield partner
Thu, 30th Nov 2017
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Seccom Global becomes Aura InfoSec's 1st Aussie RedShield partner, boosting web app security.
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Interview: Aura Information Security explores Cybersecurity-as-a-Service
Tue, 28th Nov 2017
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Aura's Michael Warnock pushes for a strategic cybersecurity shift in Aus firms.
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Winners unveiled as 2017 iSANZ Awards honour NZ's top InfoSec talent
Wed, 22nd Nov 2017
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New Zealand's best and brightest in digital security were celebrated at the iSANZ Awards in Wellington. #iSANZAwards.
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Kordia & Unitec launch Cyber Excellence Scholarship Programme
Tue, 3rd Oct 2017
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Kordia and Unitec will nurture NZ's future cybersecurity talent as part of a new scholarship programme for Bachelor of Computing Systems students.
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Aura InfoSec brings online cybersecurity training tool to all NZ businesses
Wed, 23rd Aug 2017
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Aura Information Security launches CyberWise, an online cybersecurity training resource to help businesses reduce cyber attack risks.
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Aura InfoSec hires former GCSB exec to push the future of cybersecurity
Tue, 8th Aug 2017
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Aura Information Security has appointed former GCSB’s head of consultancy services Barry Brailey as its new principal security consultant.
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NotPetya ransomworm knows no boundaries - ANZ firms affected
Thu, 29th Jun 2017
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Ransomware knows no boundaries: That's the lesson coming from the NotPetya attack that, despite starting in Europe, has spread to ANZ.
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Kordia snaps up former Activata Prepay exec as new ANZ group marketing manager
Thu, 11th May 2017
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Kordia hires new marketing manager to drive overall marketing and branding strategies in Australia and New Zealand.
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New online training tool to help Kiwi businesses slash their cyber risk
Tue, 2nd May 2017
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Aura Information Security has finished work on the very first module of its e-learning programme as part of the Cyber Security by Kordia suite.
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Aura Information Security boosts leadership team as consulting demand grows
Mon, 24th Apr 2017
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Aura Information Security appoints Tom Moore as new Practice Manager for Australian and New Zealand operations due to increased demand for consulting services.
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Kordia transforms New Zealand's security space with Cyber Security by Kordia
Mon, 27th Mar 2017
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Kordia's new 'Cyber Security by Kordia' portfolio is New Zealand's most comprehensive suite of security products and services.
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Interview: Bring on the barbecue - how IT & OT must work together to build better security
Wed, 1st Mar 2017
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Bryan K Fite grills the need for IT and OT integration to sizzle up cyber security in BT's latest talk.
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Interview: RedShield's lowdown on TLS, DDoS & why breach legislation is good for everyone
Wed, 1st Mar 2017
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RedShield's founder and CTO Sam Pickles talks about the company's research into attack techniques and the evolving threat of DoS attacks.
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Weekly NZ security roundup: 31c0n, cyber threats, Darknet and Mimecast
Fri, 24th Feb 2017
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NZ's cybersecurity scene is abuzz with 31c0n insights, stark cyber risks, Darknet exposés, and Mimecast's email defence revelations.
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NZ’s premier security conference 31c0n probes unanswered questions in two-day event
Thu, 23rd Feb 2017
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An intimate and devoted group of 160 security professionals have descended on the Viaduct Events Centre today as part of 31c0n.
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With ever-shifting sands, knowledge is the ultimate power in cyber security
Tue, 7th Feb 2017
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Hackers are like burglars targeting vulnerable homes: they look for easy access and attack the least protected targets first. #cybersecurity.
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YOU’RE INVITED: 31c0n – NZ’s cyber security conference
Mon, 23rd Jan 2017
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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
Wed, 14th Dec 2016
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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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Finalists line up in New Zealand iSanz information security awards
Thu, 20th Oct 2016
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Kiwi companies big and small are in the running for New Zealand's top infosec awards. And the iSanz finalists are...
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As the silly season approaches, ransomware attacks spike
Wed, 5th Oct 2016
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Ransomware attacks are set to surge as the festive season increases online shopping, warns Aura Information Security.
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How IT grads are shining brightly in Summer of Tech's world
Wed, 14th Sep 2016
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Summer of Tech CEO, Ruth McDavitt, discusses the programme's success in bridging the gap between tertiary institutions and tech employers in New Zealand.
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Aura InfoSec appoints former U.S. Defense specialist in NZ cybersecurity role
Wed, 7th Sep 2016
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Paul W Poteete's extensive background working with the US Department of Defense will bring a wealth of knowledge to his new cybersecurity role.
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Hacking a risk to all businesses, no matter the size
Mon, 15th Aug 2016
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Hacking threat looms large for all firms, Aura Security warns, following recent NZ school breaches.