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Five major risks of letting shadow IT go unchecked
A department creating its own bespoke IT solution may sound like a good idea, but are the risks really worth it?
15 Nov 18
The silent security risk of unstructured data
"IDC estimates that 90% of today’s enterprise data is unstructured."
08 Nov 18
ICO report reaction: UK data security incidents rocket 224%
Data security incidents have risen 228 percent in the second quarter of 2018, while fines have doubled.
20 Oct 18
The potential of secure data storage and analytics
According to a recent study, the data industry still has a lot of untapped potential.
17 Oct 18
Leveling the playing field: Why clean data makes for clean elections
It may sound extreme, but when you consider that almost two years on we are still picking up the pieces of a U.S. election data scandal…
30 Jul 18
Six tips for improving data security in the healthcare sector
The stakes are high, given the fact that healthcare records contain a wealth of data, of the kind that can be used to perpetrate identify fraud.
23 Jul 18
How chatbots can enhance the customer experience
"Gartner research suggests that by 2020, 85% of interactions will be handled by non-humans."
18 Jul 18
Developing a one-two punch for cloud security
When data is regularly accessed from a myriad of devices outside the corporate firewall, strategies to maintain effective security have to evolve.
17 Jul 18
Businesses collecting more data than they can handle - Gemalto
"Whether it’s selling it on the dark web, manipulating it for financial gain or to damage reputations, unsecured data is a goldmine for hackers."
11 Jul 18
Why internal financial controls are more important than ever
Global research from BlackLine suggests that data is increasingly seen as one of a company’s most crucial assets, yet it's always at risk.
03 Jul 18
How to get the right kind of control over your cloud
Trust in the cloud hasn’t always been universal.
22 Jun 18
GDPR, changing what it means to be a good data custodian
One of the key elements of the GDPR is that it empowers citizens to have a voice in how their data is used.
19 Jun 18
Apple reportedly taking steps to crack down on iPhone unlockers
Apple is reportedly taking a stand against those who use phone unlockers to access data on iPhones,
15 Jun 18
Vulnerability, breach, and patch: Break the vicious cycle
Deploying static defences against a continually evolving attacker makes no sense.
05 Jun 18
Singapore welcomes new player in enterprise data security space
“We are excited about the opportunity Asia Pacific presents to Protegrity and look forward to working with the region’s leading organizations."
05 Jun 18
Key takeaways from Privacy Awareness Week: Experts comment
Cybersecurity experts from Sophos, Trend Micro, CyberArk, Mimecast, Bitglass & others share their thoughts on privacy and what it means for security.
14 May 18
Privacy Week interview: Aura Information Security's Peter Bailey
I spoke to Aura’s general manager Peter Bailey to get his take on Privacy Week, data security, and why privacy is everyone's responsibility.
09 May 18
Privacy Week: 79% of Kiwis concerned about businesses that share their personal info
Those on a lower income of $55,000 or less were more likely to be concerned about privacy (77%) than those with higher incomes (63%).
07 May 18
A four-step-plan towards cloud resilience in an age of data security
The ramifications of having a data breach are ten-fold for government agencies who handle sensitive information.
23 Apr 18
Reduce risk in the enterprise by digitising documents
Relying on paper documentation is one of the largest gaps an enterprise faces, and also one of the hardest to police.
03 Apr 18
Now or never: Don’t get left behind in the race to GDPR compliance
Those who don’t comply will face huge financial penalties and are likely to be held publicly accountable for any misuse of customer data.
29 Mar 18
How data security could help you avoid NDB breach reporting
If you don't understand NDB, you may face substantial penalties including fines, lost customers and increased risk of future data breaches.
26 Mar 18
Interview: IBM New Zealand's John Martin talks GDPR, NZ's Privacy Act, and Australia's NDB laws
“Find out where the data is, what controls you have and what risks you have. There are going to be a few surprises.”
22 Mar 18
Data Republic and SAS collaborate on secure data sharing & analytics platform
The latest partnership with SAS is what McCarney says was a logical step for the company’s growth.
20 Mar 18