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New Zealand cybersecurity recognised at iSANZ Awards 2023
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2023 iSANZ Awards recognises New Zealand's cybersecurity talents, lauding innovation and dedication within the industry.
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SailPoint completes IRAP assessment boosting Australian government security
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SailPoint Technologies completes the Information Security Registered Assessors Program assessment, strengthening Australian governmental security.
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Australian NFP sector's digital capabilities & cybersecurity under threat
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charity
Report reveals Australian not-for-profit sector's digital readiness and cyber-protections alarmingly insufficient.
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Sysdig introduces 5/5/5 Benchmark for Cloud Detection & Response at SANS CyberFest
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cybersecurity
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cloud security
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information security
Sysdig announces its new 5/5/5 Benchmark for streamlined cloud attack detection and response at SANS CyberFest 2023.
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FDM Group forms partnership with ISACA for enhanced cyber training
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it training
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partnerships
Tech talent provider FDM Group is partnering with professional association ISACA to enhance its cyber training programme and cybersecurity expertise.
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Now is the time for self-healing systems in healthcare
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cybersecurity
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data protection
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it in healthcare
The healthcare sector not only houses a vast amount of public information but also faces an increasing threat as it undergoes digital transformations.
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SearchInform expands in MENA with unique information security outsourcing service
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data classification
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information security
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microsoft azure
SearchInform launches unique information security outsourcing service in MENA region, offering comprehensive protection for businesses.
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2023 iSANZ Awards: Finalists announced highlighting Kiwi talent
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cybersecurity
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wellington
iSANZ Awards 2023 announces finalists for NZ's top cybersecurity honours, with varied categories. Winners to be revealed soon.
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Cybersecurity: The big lessons from APRA’s stocktake
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Almost a quarter of regulated entities in Australia have taken part in the first tranche of APRA’s tripartite cyber assessment.
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Gartner: Security spending to reach $215 billion by 2024, bolstered by Cloud & AI
Fri, 29th Sep 2023
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cloud services
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cloud security
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ai
Cloud tech, AI, hybrid workforce, and evolving regulations will drive global security spending to $215 billion by 2024.
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How businesses can harness the power of AI to meet changing compliance needs
Thu, 24th Aug 2023
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document management
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compliance
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ai
Using AI to help streamline document classification lets organisations manage their information more securely and efficiently while maintaining compliance.
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Maximising your MSP partnership: How to choose a certified provider
Mon, 14th Aug 2023
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data protection
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cybersecurity
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nexon
Partnering with the right Managed Service Provider (MSP) can help organisations protect their business from cyber threats and ensure the best possible outcomes.
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Using big data to combat fraud in the telco network
Wed, 5th Jul 2023
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network security
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hybrid cloud
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5g
A telco’s core business is focused on consumers. However, there is also a growing urgency to cut down on fraudulent operations within the network operations.
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Increasing convergence of risk and compliance priorities
Thu, 29th Jun 2023
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privacy
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information security
NAVEX's 2023 State of Risk & Compliance Report reveals declining commitment to compliance among management teams and increased program maturity.
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DataTrue joins fight against data leakage with latest release
Tue, 20th Jun 2023
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DataTrue launches patented AI and ML system to prevent data leaks, collaborating with Microsoft to enhance offering.
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Runner Michael Johnson to headline Infosecurity Europe 2023
Fri, 31st Mar 2023
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cybersecurity
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digital transformation
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cyber threats
Record-breaking sprinter turned pundit and motivational speaker will share insights into performing against competitors and staying agile under adversity.
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Winner of ESET woman in cybersecurity scholarship announced
Wed, 15th Mar 2023
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dei
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cybersecurity
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privacy
This year’s winner is Shradha Angrish, who is studying mechanical engineering with mathematical and computer sciences at the University of Adelaide.
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Outsourcing information security is optimal, says Advantage
Fri, 17th Feb 2023
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outsourcing
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advantage nz
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verizon
Managed Detection and Response (MDR) offers a combination of expertise that most organisations cannot themselves field, with the shared cost of the service.
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Bazaarvoice achieves ISO/IEC 27001 security certification
Tue, 6th Dec 2022
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cybersecurity
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data protection
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iso certification
The certification is the world's foremost security standard, which assures clients and consumers of Bazaarvoice's commitment to protecting their data.
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50-plus RPA use cases
Fri, 21st Oct 2022
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digital transformation
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rpa
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information security
When you’re looking to maximise ROI from digital transformation and begin automating quickly, RPA is a great place to start.
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Entire CyberRes SaaS portfolio receives ISO certification
Thu, 21st Jul 2022
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saas
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it management
CyberRes' software-as-a-service products have achieved ISO 27001.2013 certification, validating their industry best practices for cyber resilience.
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Delinea’s Joseph Carson recognised with OnCon Icon Award
Tue, 5th Jul 2022
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cybersecurity
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leadership
Delinea's Joseph Carson recognised as a Top 50 Information Security Professional in the 2022 OnCon Icon Awards.
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Free security training from the Open source Security Foundation
Thu, 31st Mar 2022
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devops
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cybersecurity
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it training
A free training course on developing secure software from the Open source Security Foundation is now available.
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Not having phishing resistant MFA will come at a cost for the finance industry
Wed, 23rd Feb 2022
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finance, leasing & rental
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phishing
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cybersecurity
With the volume of money handled by the finance industry on any given day, it's no wonder that it is a prime target for cybercriminals.