Critical infrastructure protection low on citizen agenda

21 December, 2021

Australians are increasingly concerned as cybersecurity incidents and data breaches continue to rise.

ACS publishes data sharing white paper

16 December, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

ACS has published a white paper on privacy and security considerations involved with data sharing, developed through workshops led by NSW's Chief Data Scientist.

Microsoft signs MoU with Objective Corporation

15 December, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft and Objective Corporation will collaborate to offer joint solutions aimed at helping agencies balance collaboration with data governance.

Closing the cybersecurity compliance gap

13 December, 2021 by Andrew McAllister, Vice President ANZ, ThycoticCentrify | Supplied by: Thycotic

There is always a tension between cybersecurity and usability, and nowhere is this more evident than in government.

Flinders Uni adds national security course to MBA

03 December, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Flinders University has announced that its new look MBA program will give students the option of taking a Hacking For National Security course.

DocuSign eSignatures receive 'Protected' IRAP assessment

18 November, 2021

DocuSign has received 'Protected' assessment for DocuSign eSignature from the Australian Information Security Registered Assessors Program.

Atos added to DTA Software Marketplace

18 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Atos identity and access management and smart logistics software has been added to the Digital Transformation Agency's Software Marketplace.

2000 hacked SA drivers urged to change licence number

11 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

More than 2000 SA residents may have to change their driver's licence number after their mySA GOV accounts were hacked using passwords stolen from another site.

Local councils must maintain high trust levels

08 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Local councils must ensure they maintain a robust cybersecurity posture to ensure they can retain the trust of citizens, new research suggests.

Security essential to maintaining trust in government

03 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

IT service management company Empired has urged Australian government agencies to make security a priority to maintain the current high levels of citizen trust.

Govt organisations facing cyber attacks

26 October, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Nearly three in four government organisations surveyed for Kaspersky Lab research experienced a cyber incident in the past 12 months.

eftpos first non-gov exchange accredited under TDIF

27 September, 2021

eftpos's connectID has become the first officially accredited non-government operator of a digital identity exchange in Australia.

It's time to re-evaluate public cloud migration

22 September, 2021 by Jason Van der Schyff, COO, SoftIron

The DTA's Hosting Certification Frameworks are a step in the right direction, but true data sovereignty should begin at a hardware level.

Honeywell Type 1A CSS to support Aus Govt cybersecurity

27 August, 2021

Honeywell has launched its Type 1A CSS, featuring cybersecurity protection and threat prevention, to enhance cybersecurity measures of the Australian Government.

New Bill strengthens online powers for AFP, ACIC

26 August, 2021

Australian federal authorities have been granted online account takeover powers after a new Bill designed to tackle online criminal activity passed Parliament.

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