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Stories by David Braue

ISACA guides skills-challenged SMBs towards security governance

A new pair of manuals from peak security industry body ISACA is aiming to boost the information-security posture of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) by guiding the traditionally resource-challenged companies through the process of implementing a robust governance framework and then building a security framework on top of it.

David Braue | 29 May | Read more

The week in security: It's hack or be hacked as airplane rises, defences fall

Human expertise is becoming crucial to pick up the security chain where conventional antivirus solutions are dropping it, some argue as the overall online security threat increases and DDoS attacks get more sophisticated, by accounts. Yet even as Australia becomes the world's second most-attacked Web target and many companies perceive the value of security analytics in fighting DDoS and other attacks, the technology was the next to least actually-deployed security protection in one recent survey.

David Braue | 26 May | Read more

Australian Crime Commission flags encryption, mobile risk as “adept” cyber-crims reshape organised crime

Increasingly sophisticated online criminal activities have featured heavily in the Australian Crime Commission's (ACC's) latest biennial report on organised crime, which found that money-spinning online fraud has rapidly displaced more conventional crimes as the activities of choice for what the criminal-research body terms “serious and organised crime”.

David Braue | 21 May | Read more

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