SME’s Fall Victim to Cyber Attack

  As of last week there has been a monumental cyber attack on small to large businesses around the world. The cyber crime attacks unleashed ransomware software - figuratively holding confidential information of users up for ransom until a payment to release the data was made. The data breach malware known as “Wannacry” targeted Microsoft computers running the Windows [...]

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Cyber insurance – More important than ever with new laws on horizon

Cyber security breaches were big news in 2015. It seemed barely a day went by where the media wasn’t reporting yet another major hack somewhere in the world. According to US-based Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, there were more than 120 million personal records breached globally in just the first eight months of 2015. This was up [...]

Personal Property Securities Register: Fail to register at your peril

Does your business buy or sell goods under retention of title or consignment arrangements? Hire, rent or lease valuable goods, machinery or equipment to others? Buy or sell valuable used goods? If you do, then you need to know about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR). The PPSR is an online register where the holder [...]

Tips To Protect Your Business Information From Cyber Risk

It’s official: cyber risk is rife in Australia. According to a new report released by the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), the estimated annual cost to Australian business as a result of cybercrime attacks is over $1bn per year. The report also highlights a 20% increase in cybercrime over the past year, with banking systems, [...]

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