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Faster internet connections bringing more cyber attacks

Chantal Thomas
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NZTech News

Growing evidence shows that the downside of super-fast connectivity and ultra-fast broadband is producing an equivalent lift in cyber-attacks, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says.

Muller, just back from the multinational Global Tech Leaders Dialogue in Melbourne yesterday, says many nations involved in the forum confirmed increasing cyber-attacks along with faster connections.

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CERT report captures just the tip of the iceberg

Chantal Thomas
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Media Release

Kiwis need to keep talking about cyber security as criminals are using technologies to find new ways to undertake crime, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says.

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NZTech backs cyber security stance

Jackie Clark
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Media Release

NZTech today backed the Government’s continued focus on the New Zealand cyber security strategy and action plan as rogue cyber attacks continue to plague nations and businesses worldwide.

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‘The new frontier of crime’ – more workplaces falling victim to cyber hacks

Jackie Clark
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NZTech News

Leading New Zealand business executives gathered in Wellington yesterday to discuss ways to tackle the growing threat that is cybercrime in the workplace.

With 825,000 New Zealanders falling victim to cybercrime in the past 12 months, NZ Tech’s Graeme Muller says it’s more “rampant” than ever.

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Summit crucial for cyber security, new NZTech director says

Jackie Clark
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Media Release

NZTech’s new government and member relations director Andrea Hancox says New Zealand needs to protect its economy and livelihood as a nation by bringing cybersecurity to the forefront of leaders at top executive levels.
Understanding the multi-dimensional nature of cyber threats and key issues that government and private sector need to address is crucial for the country and key issues will be discussed at NZTech’s Advance Security Summit in Wellington on October 17, Hancox says.

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Most NZ companies unaware of cost of cyber security breaches

Jackie Clark
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Media Release, NZTech News

Most New Zealand companies and organisations are not aware of the probability of and real cost of cyber security breaches, a New Zealand tech expert says.

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