Phishing is a type of email scam. The sender pretends to be a trustworthy organisation — like a bank or government agenc
CERT NZ Incident Response Manager Nadia Yousef provides an insight into ransomware and how organisations can protect the
Cyber security incidents caused nearly $17m losses last year, but most organisations still see it as an 'IT problem'.
Online scams are intended to manipulate or trick people into giving away their personal details, financial details, or m
While businesses’ attitudes to cyber security are shifting, 3 in 5 small businesses believe they should be doing more to
Creating strong passwords for your online accounts is one of the most effective ways you can protect personal informatio
The term 'unauthorised access' describes the act of directly — or indirectly — accessing information online without auth
Making a backup means making a copy of your data so you can quickly restore it if it’s lost, leaked or stolen. Here’s wh
Denial-of-service (DoS) attacks aim to restrict or impair access to a computer system or network. They typically target
CERT NZ’s latest report shows Kiwis reported more than 1,400 cyber security incidents from 1 January to 31 March.
A partnership between New Zealand and Samoa has strengthened cyber security resilience in the Pacific with the establish
When you log in to your accounts online, you mostly use a simple 'username and password' combination to do so. Adding tw