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Reports of scam calls appearing to come from 0800 CERT NZ

We’ve received reports that people are receiving scam calls from a number that appears as 0800 CERT NZ (0800 2378 69).

27 June 2024

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Quiet year doesn't mean the scams have stopped

Reports to CERT NZ showed New Zealanders lost $3.6 million to cybercrime over the last three months of 2023.

20 March 2024

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Free webinars for small businesses and organisations

This year CERT NZ is hosting a series of interactive webinars for small businesses and organisations. Find out more belo

2 February 2024

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CERT NZ report shows investment scams costing Aotearoa millions every month

The latest reporting from CERT NZ shows losses from cyber security incidents between July and October totalling nearly $

7 December 2023

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Rob's Christmas Message from CERT NZ

If I can give you one message to take into 2024 it would be: Own Your Online.

20 December 2023

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Cyber Smart Week is here!

New Zealand's annual cyber security awareness campaign, Cyber Smart Week, has kicked off today and will run through to 5

30 October 2023

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Record number of organisations sign up as supporters for CERT NZ’s Cyber Smart Week

Hundreds of organisations show their commitment to online security by supporting this year's Cyber Smart Week.

25 September 2023

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Financial losses to cybercrime dip despite scammers moving to text message scams

Financial losses reported to CERT NZ between April and June totalled $4.2 million – down $1.6m from last quarter.

13 September 2023

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Government moves to create lead cyber security agency

The Government is creating a lead operational cyber security agency, as such the functions of CERT NZ will be integrated

26 July 2023

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Financial losses due to cybercrime up 66% in first quarter of 2023 – CERT NZ

CERT NZ has seen report numbers, in the first quarter of this year, creep back up from the last quarter of 2022. And unf

22 June 2023