Data Protection — Opinions

Accelerating cyber risk: Complacency is not an option

Every day financial services organisations deal with hundreds of thousands of indicators that could evolve into a cyber incident. According to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, Australian financial institutions are among cyber criminals’ top targets, and the threat is accelerating.

Sam O’Brien | 19 Mar | Read more

Recovering from a ransomware attack: Why a combined security and disaster recovery plan is key for speed

The new data breach legislation which came into effect in Australia recently means that every ‘sizeable’ organisation must comply or risk crippling fines of up to $2.1 million With cybercrime and ransomware attacks on the rise, it’s not a question of ‘if’ a data breach is going to happen, it’s ‘when’ and how quickly your organisation can get back up and running following the event.

Andrew Martin | 14 Mar | Read more

Are Spectre and Meltdown just hype?

Often, it’s the dramatic things that get our attention and what we see as a risk. We’re more scared of flying than of driving, and terrified of snakes and spiders when we’re more at risk from the common cold. So, do our fears lie in the right place?

Hugh Darvall | 12 Mar | Read more

Collaboration is key to getting cyber insurance right

The insurance gag goes: “I think you misunderstood. The million-dollar umbrella policy only covers you for claims involving an umbrella.” It’s just a joke, but there could be an ounce of truth to it when it comes to understanding what your hard-earned money will insure you against – particularly when buying an emerging product such as cyber insurance.

Robert Le Busque | 26 Feb | Read more

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