Cyber Security

Is Your Identity For Sale?

Have you ever wondered who controlled your genetic profile data and had access to your identity? It’s big business and a commodity that has recently been up for sale. In August 2020, private equity funds managed by Blackstone reached a definitive agreement to acquire Ancestry® from Silver Lake, GIC, Spectrum Equity, Permira, and other equity …

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Director of Technology for Gippsland, Iain Enticott, Signs Publishing Deal With TechnologyPress™ to Co-Author the book, On Thin Ice

T4G’s Director, Iain Enticott, has been busy working on his contribution to TechnologyPress™ book, On Thin Ice, writing a chapter entitled, CyberSecurity isn’t just an IT risk (or problem), it’s a major business risk, which is due for release late November. Head-hunted for the opportunity to co-Author, Iain said he was honoured to lend his professional …

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CYBER SCAMS: THE OTHER PANDEMIC AND HOW TO GUARD AGAINST THEM

The federal government is advising Australians to be extra vigilant regarding online scams due to an increase in fraudulent activity during the COVID-19 pandemic.   The government has also finally unveiled its delayed cyber security strategy this month but left much of the detail to forthcoming legislation that is yet to be put before parliament.  According to ACCC’s agency Scamwatch, scammers have used the threat of COVID-19 to prey on vulnerable people …

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SECOND PILLAR: CYBERSECURITY AND HOW TO PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS

DEFINITION OF CYBERSECURITY: Cybersecurity is the ongoing application of best practices intended to ensure and preserve confidentiality, integrity, and availability of digital information as well as the safety of people and environments. To keep up with our changing world and leading on from T4A’s last editorial instalment, we will now look at the next Pillar that …

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