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Explore our content to find practical guidance on how to keep your business safe and secure online.

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Common Threats

Insider threat

'Insider threat' is the term used to describe a malicious threat to a business or organisation from someone who has insi

Guide

Keeping your school network safe

It’s important to review and manage your school’s network security. Teachers and students use the internet to connect wi

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Common Threats

Data breach

A data breach is when private and confidential information is released into an unsecured environment. This usually means

Alert

Financial sector targeted in blackmail campaign

1 November 2019

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News

What is a CERT, anyway?

This week marks the anniversary of the Morris Worm, the first well-known internet ‘worm’. To mark the occasion, we’re ta

6 November 2020

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Businesses encouraged to trade smart online to avoid a nightmare before Christmas

Shoring up ecommerce website security can help businesses and their customers avoid a cyber nightmare before Christmas s

11 November 2020

Alert

Serious vulnerability in popular forum software - vBulletin

26 September 2019

Guide

Managing passwords and authentication in your business

Given that most – if not all – of your staff need to access your network to do their jobs, it’s important to have a robu

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Securing your internet-exposed RDP server

Remote desktop protocol (RDP) is a common way to connect to a Windows computer remotely. Though this is can be very usef

Alert

Serious issue with older Microsoft Windows systems

5 November 2019

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Stay alert to email and online shopping scams this holiday season

Christmas and the summer holidays are just around the corner, but unfortunately not everyone sees it as the season of go

6 November 2020

Guide

Using two-factor authentication (2FA) to secure your business

As part of your business strategy, you need to think about how to protect both your systems and your customers' accounts

Alert

Christchurch tragedy-related scams and attacks

18 March 2019

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News

Complacency makes Kiwis more vulnerable to cyber attacks

The volume and sophistication of financially-motivated cyber attacks has increased over the last six months, so it is cr

19 October 2020

Alert

Google Chrome web browser security issue

7 March 2019

Guide

Backups for your business

If you run a business, you know how important it is to keep your data safe. If it’s compromised in any way, you'll need