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Aussie businesses are unprepared for cyber attack according to new research by GoDaddy

- October 13, 2021 2 MIN READ

One in five Australian businesses have already experienced a cyber attack according to research by GoDaddy and the majority of business owners are unprepared for cyber security threats. GoDaddy’s research found two-thirds of small businesses haven’t added protections to their website, and only 15 per cent would know how to handle an attack. The research… Read more »

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Has cybersecurity got you bamboozled? Here is what small business owners need to know

- August 30, 2021 2 MIN READ

As many Australian small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) continue to operate remotely, it’s increasingly important for business owners to protect themselves and their operations against cyber-attacks, says MYOB’s Head of Information and Cyber Security, Peter Wolski. COVID-19 increased the urgency for many businesses – particularly SMBs – to adopt digital tools. The most recent MYOB… Read more »

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Jumpstart is making cybersecurity simple for small business

- February 15, 2021 2 MIN READ

“There is no panacea to the threat of cybercrime, but you can take a measured approach to reducing your risks,”  says Ben Jones, cofounder of new cybersecurity startup, Jumpstart Security. Jones and cofounder Saaim Khan are on a mission to make cybersecurity simple and easy for small business owners. Launched in Sydney today, (February 15) … Read more »

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7 tips to shop safely during Black Friday and Cyber Monday

- November 27, 2020 3 MIN READ

Many Aussies will be planning to utilise the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales for Christmas gifts this year. In fact, according to the NortonLifeLock Digital Transformation Report, as a result of this year’s lockdown, 57 per cent of Australian respondents are doing more online shopping than before and over 40 per cent of Australian… Read more »

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6 shopper trends you need to know on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

- November 27, 2020 3 MIN READ

The popular shopping events of Black Friday and Cyber Monday (27 and 30 November respectively) often attract healthy spending in the lead up to Christmas. However, Aussie parcel collection network Hubbed, reveals that shopper preferences are likely to change during this year’s four-day spree which kicks off today. A survey of Australian shoppers ¹ found consumers… Read more »

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How to make Black Friday and Cyber Monday a success

- October 25, 2020 3 MIN READ

Recent stats show Black Friday and Cyber Monday now rank as Australia’s largest retail weekend. So, how can your small business make the most of these sales events to rake in the big bucks? Melissa Haywood, head of Vistaprint Australia shares her top tips.  Black Friday originated in the US and has grown to become… Read more »

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PM’s address a wakeup call to the enormity of Australia’s cyber issues

- June 23, 2020 3 MIN READ

Prime Minister Scott Morrison delivered an unprecedented press conference last Friday, warning the government, businesses and services are being attacked by a “sophisticated state-based cyber actor”. According to the PM, the activity is “targeting Australian organisations across a range of sectors, including all levels of government, industry, political organisations, education, health, essential service providers and… Read more »