IT specialists

Practical information on keeping systems and data safe from attack.

Guide

Manage authentication

Using a combination of authentication security controls can protect your organisation from a wide range of unauthorised

Advisory

Critical vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows

15 January 2020

2019 05 16 MTP 0611

News

COVID-19: CERT NZ availability through levels 3 and 4

CERT NZ is still taking incident reports through the shut-down period.

25 March 2020

2019 05 10 MTP 0419

News

COVID-19: supporting people to work from home

A number of New Zealand businesses and organisations are encouraging their staff to work from home during the COVID-19 p

9 March 2020

Advisory

Updated: Exploitation of critical Citrix vulnerability

21 January 2020

Guide

Unused services and protocols

Unused or older services and protocols often have their own vulnerabilities. Proactively scan your network for any that

2019 05 30 MTP 1764

News

Safer Internet Day – help kids stay safe online

This time of year kids are heading back to school, often with new devices. The start of February not only marks the retu

4 February 2020

Advisory

DDoS extortion campaign targeting financial sector

1 November 2019

Guide

Asset lifecycle management

Tracking assets throughout their lifecycle allows your organisation to securely carry out system hardening, patching and

Advisory

Vulnerabilities in virtual private networks (VPN) being exploited

18 October 2019

2019 05 30 MTP 1904 v2

News

Buying devices for back to school

There are a lot of sales on at the moment, which makes it a great time to buy that device for when kids go back to schoo

8 January 2020

Guide

Hardening RDP if you have to use it

Understanding why RDP is necessary and who needs access are important when hardening the RDP server. For example, if sta

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News

Preparing your business for Alert Level 3

In Alert Level 3, businesses should still work from home unless they’re unable to and maintain social distancing from ot

24 April 2020

Advisory

Vulnerability and zero-day exploit targeting vBulletin forum software

26 September 2019

Alert

'Urgent 11' vulnerabilities in VxWorks operating systems

9 August 2019

CERT TEC 180518 WEB 42

News

2020 CERTainly upped the ante

Michael Shearer, Principal Advisor - Threat and Vulnerabilities, takes a look at how the cyber security landscape shaped

22 December 2020