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Kiwis know security is important, but they're not doing much about it
Thu, 21st Mar 2019
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Kiwis worry about online safety but skip basic protections like antivirus, new survey shows.
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Kaseya expands IT assessment and compliance software portfolio
Thu, 6th Sep 2018
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Kaseya recently announced the acquisition of RapidFire Tools, expanding their IT assessment and compliance software portfolio.
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Why urgent action is needed to protect privacy in cyberspace
Thu, 8th Mar 2018
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online security
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Joseph Cannataci, who is exploring avenues for protecting cyberspace privacy, said it was both urgent and essential for countries to act together.
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Hands-on review: Norton WiFi Privacy, is it worth the price?
Mon, 5th Mar 2018
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Security threats are a major concern, and these threats are only becoming more prominent as we connect more devices to the internet.
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Is the IoT putting Kiwis at risk?
Mon, 5th Mar 2018
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Kiwi homes risk cyber threats as IoT uptake surges, with many failing to secure an average of 26 devices.
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Why machine learning is essential for cybersecurity
Tue, 5th Dec 2017
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AI in cybersecurity: A vital tool against rising cyber threats.
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Who's that in your network? Security strategies to take control of every user group
Mon, 7th Aug 2017
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The retail sector is one of the most lucrative sectors for cyber attackers. SonicWall can help you navigate the challenges & build a security system.
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Calls for submissions on updates to NZ Search and Surveillance Act 2012
Tue, 8th Nov 2016
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The Government seeks public feedback on proposed updates to the Search and Surveillance Act 2012 in New Zealand.
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Kiwis show 'room for improvement' with cyber security in the workplace
Mon, 17th Oct 2016
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Connect Smart Week in New Zealand aims to improve cyber security awareness with a quiz, but there's room for improvement.
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Kiwis ditch cash, embrace digital payments
Wed, 10th Feb 2016
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Almost half of New Zealanders expect cash to be obsolete in ten years, with mobile payments and wearables taking over.
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Kiwis overconfident when it comes to online security
Tue, 24th Nov 2015
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Symantec says that despite the concern and awareness of cybercrime, consumers are overconfident in their online security behaviours.
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New security app from ESET to protect children online
Fri, 20th Nov 2015
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ESET launches new parental control app for Android devices in Asia Pacific, helping parents protect their children online.
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Digital citizens need more vigilance about online safety
Wed, 14th Oct 2015
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Digital citizens, from consumers and SMBs to multinationals, are being encouraged to increase their awareness about safe internet use.
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The generation most at risk of online threats in NZ? Millennials.
Wed, 16th Sep 2015
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New research reveals that millennials in New Zealand are the most at risk of online threats. #millennials #onlinesecurity.
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VPN technology: Protecting your online life
Fri, 21st Aug 2015
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wireless networks
Only 1 in 4 safeguard their web privacy with a VPN, amidst rising online data risks, suggests F-Secure's latest insights.
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Kiwis: Are you as safe as you think you are online?
Thu, 21st May 2015
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New Zealanders oblivious to cyber threats despite spending five hours a day on mobile internet, says Trend Micro.
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AVG Technologies snaps up Privax, global privacy provider
Fri, 8th May 2015
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AVG Technologies bolsters its privacy arsenal by acquiring Privax, the esteemed provider of VPN services, for $40M plus potential bonuses.
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Online security causing pause for thought for SMBs
Wed, 22nd Apr 2015
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Online security is causing concern for Kiwi SMBs, but UFB uptake is rising and SMBsare reaping the financial rewards of online presence.
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Kiwi consumers urged to stay vigilant amid online threats
Thu, 12th Feb 2015
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Despite decreases of online threats, New Zealanders are being urged to take a vigilant approach to cybersecurity this year.
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Cross-pollinate for success
Mon, 17th Jun 2013
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accounting systems
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Teaming up with other industries and carving out a niche reselling cloud applications offers IT resellers the chance to further grow their business according to GeoOp’s Leanne Graham.
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Free antivirus, firewall from Check Point
Wed, 2nd May 2012
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cios
ZoneAlarm bundle combines core offerings in bid to spur 'widespread internet security movement'.
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Microsoft wants virus-infected PCs quarantined
Fri, 8th Oct 2010
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Compromised PCs put other internet users at risk, says the software giant.
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7 tips to protect your privacy
Wed, 1st Sep 2010
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online security
Discover how to dodge digital eyes and safeguard your online privacy with our top 7 tips, including incognito mode, opting out, and more.
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Cybercrime: News is the new sex
Wed, 21st Jul 2010
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Criminals are using real world events, rather than sex, to entrap online users, says a new report.