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Schneider Electric becomes founding member of Australian Sustainability Tech Council
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Schneider Electric joins the newly formed Sustainability Tech Council in Australia; aims to fast-track sustainability efforts.
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Bonzai launches innovative mobile ad format 'BrandStory' in Australasia
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Bonzai, a leading creative ad tech platform in Australia and New Zealand, introduced a novel mobile ad format, BrandStory.
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Cybersecurity can be a source of competitive advantage for Australia
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Australian MP Clare O'Neil's $600m investment aims to make Australia the leading nation in cybersecurity, recognizing its potential as a competitive advantage.
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Qualys on cybersecurity predictions for 2024
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As we cast our gaze forward to 2024, as the cybersecurity landscape continues to evolve, it's clear that a new set of priorities and trends will emerge.
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Kiwi crypto investors more confident in finances, says Binance study
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Kiwi crypto investors display increased financial confidence, with half making their own investment decisions, reveals Binance study.
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AP+ & Five by Five Global campaign tackles data oversharing issue
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AP+ and Five by Five Global have launched a campaign to counter data oversharing issue with novel ConnectID solution.
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Australian firms lacking operational intelligence for optimising mobile fleets
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In-depth survey reveals 75% of Australian firms struggle to optimise their mobile fleets due to inadequate operational intelligence.
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Kiwi firms risk IP loss through unchecked AI use – report
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Kiwi companies could lose their intellectual property through unchecked artificial intelligence use, warns Convergence.
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A cyber resilience guide to securing critical infrastructure
Tue, 24th Oct 2023
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As the threat landscape continues to evolve, adopting a proactive cybersecurity stance is not just important—it's an absolute necessity.
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Four steps organisations can take to improve cybersecurity awareness
Thu, 19th Oct 2023
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The message is clear: companies must adapt, empower, and educate. As the cyber landscape evolves, so must an organisation’s defences.
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Proofpoint raises security awareness with latest launch
Wed, 18th Oct 2023
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Announced at Proofpoint Wisdom 2023, these enhancements are designed to simplify user training with automated capabilities.
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YouTube unveils AI-powered 'Spotlight Moments' adTech
Wed, 18th Oct 2023
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YouTube's new AI feature, Spotlight Moments, identifies relevant video content for enhanced brand advertising.
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Greater AI literacy & policies needed among Kiwi business leaders
Wed, 11th Oct 2023
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Survey highlights business leaders' lack of awareness of AI risks as younger generation embraces AI tools in the workplace.
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Gen Z dismissive of online security: Findings from the annual 'Oh Behave Report'
Wed, 4th Oct 2023
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online security
New report reveals alarming trends in Gen Z's attitudes towards online security, as well as increased cybersecurity concerns and adoption of measures.
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Cybermate unveils Australia's 1st 'Psybersecurity' app for SMEs
Thu, 24th Aug 2023
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Cybermate 2.0 turns the spotlight onto the human behavioural aspects of cyber risk, thus complementing traditional cybersecurity measures.
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KnowBe4 launches no-cost cybersecurity resource kit
Wed, 23rd Aug 2023
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KnowBe4 has announced a new resource kit in recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) in October.
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CCgroup shares top factors influencing cybersecurity buying landscape
Fri, 9th Jun 2023
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New research by CCgroup reveals the impact of the economic climate on cybersecurity buying decisions and vendor selection.
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Four reasons to train your employees in cybersecurity in 2023
Mon, 8th May 2023
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How can IT decision-makers and business leaders ensure their teams are aware of cybersecurity best practices? Security awareness training.
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Cyber awareness training leaves companies exposed to attacks
Thu, 4th May 2023
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Traditional cybersecurity awareness training leaves companies vulnerable to social engineering attacks, according to cyberconIQ.
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CybeReady launches remote working toolkit to boost security
Fri, 7th Apr 2023
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CybeReady, a global expert in security awareness training, has announced the company's Remote Workforce CISO Training Toolkit, now available for free download.
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Building strong security culture fundamental, and lacking - KnowBe4
Fri, 17th Mar 2023
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Australian businesses struggle to build a culture of security, with only one third of IT decision makers aware of the concept, new research shows.
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How to get cyber insurance – what mid-sized organisations need to know
Thu, 2nd Mar 2023
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mfa
As cyber threats continue to proliferate, mid-sized organisations are seeking cyber insurance coverage. But insurers are raising premiums.
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KnowBe4 integrates With Microsoft security products
Fri, 10th Feb 2023
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The integration will enable KnowBe4 to help reduce risky behaviour with integration to support real-time security coaching.
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No cybersecurity training in 1/3rd of organisations: Hornet
Fri, 13th Jan 2023
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New research from a cybersecurity provider, Hornetsecurity, has found that a third of organisations do not provide cybersecurity training to remote workers.