The number of breaches was an increase from the 132 reported the prior year, even though New Zealand doesn't have a mandatory data breach notification scheme.
New Zealand's GCSB is using the nation's membership in the Five Eyes intelligence alliance to help safeguard its nationally significant organisations.
The DTA is exploring ways to enshrine the privacy requirements of the Trusted Digital Identity Framework in legislation or contractual obligations.
Frontline child protection workers are receiving mobile tablet devices to help them create safer communities.
More than half of New Zealand's nationally significant organisations have a shortage of skilled security staff, according to a GCSB assessment of cyber resilience.
New Zealand's Office of the Privacy Commissioner has arranged to store its application and data on Microsoft's Azure and Office 365 servers in Sydney.
The Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA) in Victoria has just appointed a new CIO.
Nearly all weapon system programs tested by the US Defense Department from 2012 to 2017 had mission-critical cybersecurity vulnerabilities, an audit has found.
The UK's National Cyber Security Centre has repelled more than 10 cyber attacks per week — mostly from hostile nation states — over the last two years.
New Zealand Privacy Commissioner John Edwards has recommended that 22 government information matching provisions be repealed.
The NSW Government will adopt a whole-of-government approach to managing cyber risks under a new $20 million Cyber Security Strategy.
The ABS is seeking a supplier to provide the digital services for the 2021 Census, and it will work closely with applicants to avoid a repeat of the 2016 outage.