What Is Penetration Testing and Why Is It Important?

How effective is your current security system against a real-world targeted attack? It’s no longer enough to put security tools into place and hope for the best. One of the most important tools that companies can use to defend themselves from cyber attacks is that of penetration testing.

Phishing Scams: Spear Phishing vs Whaling

Phishing scams are the most common scam impacting Australians. Australians lost more money to scammers in 2017 than in any other year since reporting began by the ACCC. In this post, we’ll look at the difference between two common phishing scams: spear phishing and whaling.

Three Reasons Why Cybersecurity Awareness Training is Important to Your Business

Your employees are frequently exposed to sophisticated phishing and ransomware attacks. Cybersecurity is no longer the sole responsibility of your IT department. It’s everyone’s business. 

6 Key Insights From Webroot's 2018 Threat Report

Webroot recently revealed the results from their 2018 edition of its annual threat report. Outlined in this post are six key insights from their report.

An Effective Cybersecurity Leader

With Cyber-attacks and vulnerability admissions flooding our media channels weekly, Cyber-resiliency has well and truly transformed how every individual and organisation works. This isn’t new news, although it raises the question - are you confident that you’re being an effective Cybersecurity Leader?  

Australia's Data Breach Laws

According to the passage of the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017, on the 23rd of February any eligible data breaches will need to be reported to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner and individuals effected.

5 Hot Tips for Microsoft Teams

Work less, do more. With so many questions around Microsoft’s 2016 product - Teams, we thought it would be relevant to share our thoughts on the top 5 tips for Teams! What is Microsoft Teams? A market leading collaboration app, Microsoft Teams is designed specifically for the modern workplace.

Top 5 IT Trends in Aussie Business

As we kick off the new financial year, it’s always a good time to take stock of the IT priorities set to dominate the year ahead. Based on discussions we’ve been having with our own clients across Australia, we’d thought we’d share the top five IT trends we’re seeing for 2017-18 FY. How does your organisation’s IT strategy stack up?