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Small businesses to receive million-dollar cyber security boost

- November 20, 2023 3 MIN READ

  The Albanese Government has announced a series of initiatives aimed at empowering small businesses to strengthen their cyber security resilience. The 2023-2030 Australian Cyber Security Strategy will introduce targeted support for small and medium businesses, acknowledging their vulnerability to cyber incidents. Recognising that cyber attacks can inflict serious financial and reputational damage, the government… Read more »

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Cyber attack: You’ve been breached, now what?

- July 27, 2023 3 MIN READ

We can all agree by now that cyber breaches are as likely, if not more likely than any other risk in business. Most organisations have either been breached or soon will be. The only uncertainty is the level of resulting financial and reputational damage incurred from a cyber attack, writes Trevor Dearing, Director of Critical… Read more »

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Expert advice on how to stay safe from a cyber attack

- January 25, 2023 5 MIN READ

  Cyber security is a top business priority right now, so it may surprise you to realise that, despite the global publicity centred around big brand breaches, recent surveys reveal that 41 per cent of small business owners admit they aren’t prepared for a cyber attack, writes Kelly Johnson, Country Manager (Australia) at IT security… Read more »

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The logistics challenges to watch out for in 2023

- December 22, 2022 4 MIN READ

  While the transport and logistics industries are expected to grow to approximately $171.9bn by 2023, Richard Thame, CEO of parcel delivery company Couriers Please says that, despite promising success and growth, external issues including inflation and supply chain disruptions will lead to challenges for businesses in 2023. In 2020 and 2021, Australia saw a… Read more »

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How to protect your business and staff in the wake of the Medibank data breach

- November 15, 2022 3 MIN READ

After yet another data breach of Australians’ personal details in the recent Medibank hack, Kelly Johnson, Country Manager (Australia) for global IT security firm ESET shares some important advice for protecting your business and staff from falling victim to cyber crime. If you, your business, or any of your staff are Medibank customers, you’d be… Read more »

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Small businesses lost over $6.6 million to scammers; ACCC warns of worse to come

- November 10, 2022 2 MIN READ

The ACCC is urging all small businesses to protect their information when using digital and online tools as false billing and phishing scams increase. The ACCC revealed that between January and September 2022, Scamwatch received more than 1,440 reports from small businesses about scams, with $6.6 million lost to con artists. The agency reports new scams… Read more »