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Tesserent Academy & ALC gain ISACA Elite Plus Partner accreditation
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Tesserent Academy and ALC Training, leading cyber solutions bodies, secure ISACA Elite Plus Partner accreditation in an Australian first, marking a significant milestone for cybersecurity training.
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Increasing cyber resilience through CISM training in NZ
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We must invest in developing skilled cybersecurity professionals to sustain and build upon this positive momentum.
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Prism Infosec unveils Cyber Maturity Assessment service
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Prism Infosec launches Cyber Maturity Assessment service to aid companies identify their cyber defence strengths, weaknesses, and potential improvement areas.
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Oceania privacy pros predict budget cuts, reveals 2024 ISACA survey
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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Over half of Oceania's privacy sector professionals predict budget cuts in 2024, accentuating global fears over underfunding and widespread misunderstanding of compliance obligations.
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Dr Kevin Tham appointed first CISO at Australian fintech Rich Data Co
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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Dr Kevin Tham, a veteran in information security, becomes the first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Australian fintech Rich Data Co to improve cyber security risk and resilience.
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SAP partners with FDM Group to close tech skills gap in UK
Tue, 12th Dec 2023
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SAP and FDM Group collaborate to address the UK's urgent tech skills gap, aiming to train accredited tech consultants.
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FDM Group forms partnership with ISACA for enhanced cyber training
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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partner programmes
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Tech talent provider FDM Group is partnering with professional association ISACA to enhance its cyber training programme and cybersecurity expertise.
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78% of organisations under-report cyberattacks: ISACA
Fri, 6th Oct 2023
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Interestingly, only 42% of respondents in Oceania say their organisation conducts a cyber-risk assessment at least annually, compared to 43% in 2022.
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ANZ lacks privacy obligations understanding, finds ISACA
Fri, 27th Jan 2023
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ISACA Privacy in Practice 2023 survey shows only 35% respondents in Australia and New Zealand confident of their organisation’s ability to ensure data privacy.
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Report highlights gaps in trust between enterprises and consumers
Mon, 19th Sep 2022
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ISACA defines digital trust as the confidence in the integrity of relationships, interactions and transactions among providers and consumers.
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New report highlights top supply chain concerns for 2022
Tue, 7th Jun 2022
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cloud services
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A new ISACA survey report illuminates IT professionals’ key concerns around security challenges and how their organisations are responding to them.
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California's CCPA now enforced worldwide
Mon, 31st Aug 2020
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The California Consumer Protection Act has come into official enforcement, affecting businesses worldwide. Organizations must comply with new privacy rights.
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We’re still not ready for AI’s impact on employment
Wed, 19th Feb 2020
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Over half of survey respondents believe that AI will eliminate more finance jobs than it will create in the next decade, according to research by ISACA.
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Cybersecurity reporting will need to be a seamless business process in 2020
Thu, 13th Feb 2020
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Survey reveals Australian orgs may be hiding cyberattacks, breaching mandatory reporting laws.
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ISACA: What the next decade holds for tech
Mon, 16th Dec 2019
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Global research shows AI will shape the technology landscape of 2020s, but unintended consequences pose big risks.
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Gender divide still exists within tech sector - ISACA report
Wed, 9th Oct 2019
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Men and women in the global tech sector agree that women are under-represented, but they don’t always agree on why that is the case.
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ISACA welcomes new global CTO and CLO
Mon, 7th Oct 2019
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Technology association ISACA has welcomed two new executives to its leadership team as ‘the first of their kind’ at the organisation.
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New digital world causing concern for IT auditor recruitment
Wed, 13th Feb 2019
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Nearly 2/3s of organisations say the tech skills gap is already impacting IT audits. A new study identifies the top five skills auditors seek.
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Adopt a cyber attacker’s point of view to protect data
Thu, 28th Jun 2018
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breach prevention
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threat intelligence
The ISACA and SecurityScorecard paper provides 11 key questions to ask to implement continuous assurance related to threat understanding.
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Cyberthreats shifting with ransomware attacks down - research
Mon, 18th Jun 2018
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malware
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ransomware
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cybersecurity
Ransomware attacks are significantly declining, and active defences strategies are highly effective but underutilised, according to ISACA.
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Smart cities changing the world - and the cyber risks that go with them
Thu, 31st May 2018
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smart cities
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critical infrastructure
71% of respondents believe the energy sector is most susceptible to attacks, as well as communications, and financial services.
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Singapore organizations caught in 'patching paradox'
Tue, 8th May 2018
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Singapore organizations say they don’t have the resources to keep up with the volume of patches required to remediate software flaws.
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Work in cybersecurity? 59% of organisations have unfilled security positions
Wed, 18th Apr 2018
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If you’re not qualified in cybersecurity then research suggests that you should be as it’s certainly a ‘buyers’ market’ with a yawning skills gap.
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ANZ businesses still consider IoT & public cloud too risky
Fri, 17th Nov 2017
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cloud services
Only 53% of ANZ business leaders are digitally literate, according to ISACA's Digital Transformation Barometer research.