Thursday, April 25, 2024

Cyber Security & Software

New cyber security agency to be stood up

Minister for the Public Service, Andrew Little, has announced a lead operational agency will be established to strengthen New Zealand's cyber security readiness and...

Australia opens consultation on laws to tackle online misinformation

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA Public consultation has begun on a new framework to empower the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to hold digital platforms to account...

All-of-govt information security facility for Whenuapai

A secure facility that will house protected information for a broad range of government agencies is being constructed at RNZAF Base Auckland (Whenuapai), Public...

New digital identity framework for NZ

The Digital Identity Services Trust Framework Bill, which will make it easier for New Zealanders to safely prove who they are digitally, has passed...

Australia ranked world #1 in cyber progress

​Australia has been ranked first in the world among countries showing the greatest progress and commitment to enhancing cyber security, according to a new index published...

Radware floats new Auckland cloud security centre

A leading provider of international cyber security and application delivery solutions, Radware, has announced the launch of new cloud security centres in Auckland, Melbourne...

Minister Clark to speak at Singapore International Cyber Week

Digital Economy and Communications Minister, David Clark will travel to Singapore on Monday to attend International Cyber Week, where he will host a session...

Russian sanctions target cyber attacks on Ukraine

Foreign Minister Nanaia Mahuta has announced new sanctions targeting disinformation and those responsible for cyber attacks on Ukraine. “Aotearoa New Zealand continues to unequivocally condemn...

Law enforcement agencies run better on the Content Cloud

With the exponential growth of data supporting law enforcement and prosecution processes, technology plays an increasingly significant role as a key enabler for effective...

ELO Digital Office partners with Konica Minolta

ELO Digital Office Australia and Konica Minolta Australia have announced a new strategic partnership to provide business process improvement benefits to New Zealand and...

NZ space tech start-up dives into Australian market

New Zealand space technology start-up, Xerra Earth Observation Institute, has secured its first international contract with the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA). AFMA is using...

Cybersecurity boost for health data

The Government has announced up to $75.7 million will be invested over three years to increase the resilience of New Zealand's health data and...

Schools warned of software security flaw

The Ministry of Education has advised that a security flaw has been found in several systems used by schools and early childhood providers. In a...

Digital protections a step closer

Making it easier for New Zealanders to safely prove who they are digitally and control who has access to that information is one step...

Police lead online scam crackdown

New Zealand Police has partnered with Netsafe, CERT and Facebook to help protect Kiwis from online scammers. S.C.A.M Gallery – or to use its more...