Cyber Security

Cyber Security Archives

small budget, tech, cyber

Federal Budget encouraging cyber investments and trainings among SMEs

In the Federal Budget, businesses may be able to enjoy tax breaks or deductions so they can invest in adopting digital t...
scammers, hygiene, hackers, email security, remote

Businesses warned over state-sponsored cyber attacks

Backups are like the anti-locking brakes and airbags of the IT world, ensuring that the data remains safe no matter what...
secure, cyber-safe

What are my privacy obligations in business?

If a business collects any of personal information, then it is crucial that they give some serious thought to privacy ...
remote security, secure, collaboration

New security demands for hybrid work: Protecting your business in an evolving threat landscape

Understanding the value of data you already hold and assessing the risks involved in a potential breach is crucial to pr...

Pressure to pay: the top 10 tactics employed by ransomware adversaries

Ransomware attackers’ behaviour is shifting from technical attacks targeting systems and data, to targeting people and u...
login, MyGovID, password

Majority of SMEs failing to keep their passwords secure

In addition to poor password-keeping practices, the study reveals that even larger SMEs still use easy-to-guess password...
ransomware

Ransomware reality is biting, so how do small businesses bite back?

Viewing attacks as an inevitability is the first step towards creating a more cyber-secure culture, with employees who a...
security risks

Five cyber tips for SMEs

It has become apparent that simply trying to stop attackers from getting onto systems is only effective for low-level at...
passwords

Past passwords: securing your business in 2022

Building and implementing a zero-trust security model can be daunting for SMEs but managed service providers can help fi...

Three things boards of family businesses must ensure to be cyber safe

Consider what would happen if your point of sale systems were locked up or all your customer data was exfiltrated with t...