NCSC / National Cyber Security Centre stories
Silver SAML, a new cyber threat, uncovered by Semperis researchers
Semperis researchers have identified a potential new threat called Silver SAML that exploits SAML to attack from cloud identity providers such as Entra ID, potentially endangering applications like Salesforce or ServiceNow.
Increasing cyber resilience through CISM training in NZ
We must invest in developing skilled cybersecurity professionals to sustain and build upon this positive momentum.
Bridewell collaborates with Microsoft on Security Copilot development
UK cybersecurity firm, Bridewell, is teaming up with Microsoft to refine their Security Copilot product, leveraging AI technology to enhance cyber defence capabilities.
BSI to steer global committee for quantum technology standards
The British Standards Institution will lead a first-of-its-kind international committee aimed at setting standards for quantum technologies, framing UK's intent to become a global quantum tech pioneer by 2033.
UK hailed as Europe's most advanced digital economy
A new report from the Computer and Communications Industry Association highlights the UK as Europe's leading digital economy, hosting major tech enterprises and attracting USD $30bn in 2022 tech-sector VC investment.
NCSC launches Cyber Incident Exercising scheme in the UK
The NCSC has launched a new Cyber Incident Exercising scheme, providing cyber-incident preparation services to UK firms.
UK and South Korea warn of cyber threats from North Korea's supply chains
UK and South Korea's security agencies warn of advanced state-linked cyber threats infiltrating via North Korean supply chains.
UK's cybersecurity centre warns of AI threats to 2025 general election
AI poses escalating threats to the integrity of UK's 2025 general election, warns the National Cyber Security Centre.
New Zealand cybersecurity recognised at iSANZ Awards 2023
2023 iSANZ Awards recognises New Zealand's cybersecurity talents, lauding innovation and dedication within the industry.
Norm gains three key cyber security accreditations from CREST & NCSC
Cybersecurity firm, Norm, earns prestigious accreditations from CREST and NCSC, affirming its high-level expertise in cyber defences.
NCSC report reveals heightened financially motivated cybercrime in NZ
NCSC reports a rise in financially motivated cybercrime, surpassing state-sponsored activities, with ransomware causing significant costs and recovery efforts.
Innovative UK cyber firm coc00n joins NCSC initiative to tackle national cyber threats
British cyber security tech firm, coc00n, has joined a programme by the National Cyber Security Centre to bolster the UK's cyber resilience.
CREST, IASME and NCSC partner to launch new cyber exercise scheme
New initiative aims to boost UK cyber resilience through a collaborative scheme led by CREST, IASME, and the NCSC.
UK businesses warned about integration of AI chatbots
British officials are warning organisations about integrating artificial intelligence-driven chatbots into their businesses.
New Zealand takes major step in cybersecurity with integrated agency formation
New Zealand's CERT NZ and NCSC have joined forces to create a lead operational cyber security agency, similar to those in Australia, the UK, and Canada.
6% more state-sponsored attacks this year, says NCSC report
The GCSB's NCSC has released its annual Cyber Threat Report, highlighting the impact of global competition and cyber defence capabilities.
Large cyber attack targets several government organisations
New-Zealand IT MSP suffers cyber-incident, affecting government agencies. Data held by Mercury IT NZ blocked. Investigations underway.
iSANZ ceremony recognises Aotearoa's efforts for 2022
Various cybersecurity professionals, firms and initiatives were honoured at last night's Information Security Awards of New Zealand (iSANZ).
NCSC feed: Advantage adds a local flavour to international security solution
With so many people working from home, the corporate firewall has less relevance when it comes to protecting roaming users.
Could New Zealanders initiate a cyber attack from within?
The threat landscape is significantly increasing worldwide, and the opportunities it presents are a growing concern in Aotearoa.
The path to bolstering supply chain security in New Zealand
Supply chain security is a matter of national security, with businesses called on to prioritize cybersecurity following high-profile attacks like SolarWinds.
NCSC advisory highlights poor security configurations
The GCSB's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has released a cyber security advisory identifying commonly exploited controls and practices.
NCSC ANZAC address highlights the importance of strong relationships for cyber threat prevention
NCSC Director Lisa Fong shares insight on cyber challenges and opportunities facing NZ, highlighting the importance of working with allies to tackle threats.
NCSC, international partners issue cyber security advisory
NCSC issues cyber security advisory with international partners, highlighting 15 most commonly exploited vulnerabilities.