Security

Darwin CBD receives 138 new CCTV cameras

06 May, 2019

More CCTV cameras are being installed across Darwin's CBD, with installation nearly complete on 138 new devices.


ACSC publishes application whitelisting guide

06 May, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian Cyber Security Centre has updated its guide to implementing application whitelisting, one of the Essential Eight threat mitigation strategies.


UK agencies to collaborate on data breach response

01 May, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and Information Commission Office (ICO) have outlined their respective new roles in responding to data breaches.


More Policelink callers choose online option

30 April, 2019

Over the last three years, there has been a substantial increase in the number of callers choosing the Queensland Police Service's online option.


ICDPPC conference set for Tirana, Albania

23 April, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

The 41st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners will be hosted by Albania from 21–24 October 2019.


Promoting safety in workplaces of the future

18 April, 2019

With the rise of digital technologies and automation, the face of workplace safety is evolving.


Public Accounts conducting cyber resilience audit

21 March, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Public Accounts and Audit committee will today scrutinise the progress four Australian government agencies are making improving their cyber resilience.


Government releases data sharing guidelines

19 March, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

New guidelines developed by the office of the National Data Commissioner will seek to encourage the secure sharing and release of government data.


Public sector organisations are regular attack targets

11 March, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Nearly 9 in 10 public sector organisations in markets including Australia have fallen victim to at least one cyber attack in the last two years.


NSW hunts for new GCISO

08 March, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The NSW Government is searching for a new Government Chief Information Security Officer to replace the departing Dr Maria Milosavljevic.


NZ Privacy Commissioner reappointed to role

07 March, 2019

Justice Minister Andrew Little has announced that John Edwards has been reappointed as the Privacy Commissioner.


ASD launches tender for protective DNS project

06 March, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Australian Signals Directorate is seeking vendors for a project to build a protective DNS for all levels of government and critical infrastructure providers.


The IT implications of changes in government

25 February, 2019 by Mark McClain, CEO and Co-Founder, SailPoint

A secure identity management system is vital if governments are to protect data as staff join, move and leave.


Cyber resilience inquiry launches

20 February, 2019

A new inquiry into cyber resilience has been launched by the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit.


NZ GCSB denies facing US pressure to ban Huawei

20 February, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The director-general of New Zealand's GCSB has denied reports the bureau faced US pressure to reject a 5G rollout proposal due to the use of Huawei equipment.


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