Cybersecurity

24
Feb

What has COVID changed forever in the business world?

From the way we work and shop, to the way we deliver essential services, the COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped the way Australians do business. Since the NBN was first conceived, Australia has debated all the ways that ubiquitous access to high-speed broadband could change our personal and professional lives. Those predictions are all finally coming to pass but, to be

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10
Feb

What is the role of the modern CTO?

The modern Chief Technology Officer can’t afford to be myopic and simply focus on technology, they need to look at the big picture in order to fully support the business. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the fact that businesses can’t view technology in isolation. A technology strategy needs to align with the needs of the business. This in turn requires

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7
Dec

5 key metrics to measure digital initiatives

In the midst of unprecedented digital disruption, it is important for CEOs to establish ways to ensure digital initiatives are actually delivering results for the business. There are five key metrics to consider when it comes to quantifying the impact of digital on the bottom line. Depending on where organisations are on their digital journey, some speak of “digital” in

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4
Nov

Secure Workspace offers a safe space in the new normal

As the COVID-19 pandemic forever changes the way we work, it’s vital to ensure that your people can remain productive working from anywhere, on any device, without compromising on security. The pandemic has finally severed the already tenuous link between what people do and where they do it. With the decoupling of productivity from an office desk, your “workspace” is

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30
Sep

5 reasons to move to hybrid cloud with Orro today

Every day, the business world becomes more unpredictable. That’s why business leaders are looking for greater certainty and control, wherever they can find it. They need options for wrestling back control over their technology to better manage their costs and risk – all without slowing their business down. But their infrastructure needs to support a mix of both current and

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6
Sep

6 Security strategies to keep your workforce productive and secure while working from home

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced large parts of Australia into long periods of lockdown. There is increasing concern over the long-term effect this will have on businesses, both financially and from a cybersecurity perspective. Businesses are faced with the need to cut costs to deal with the financial impact of lockdown while maintaining the level of services they offer to

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21
Aug

Colonial Pipeline Hack Easily Preventable

In May this year, criminals performed a successful cyberattack on a large US organisation called Colonial Pipeline. Colonial Pipeline supply oil (or gas in the US) to 45% of the eastern seaboard of the USA.  As a result of the attack, the company was forced to shut down it’s supply of gas entirely. This was the first time in the

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21
May

Ransomware Attack Causes Price Hike and Panic-Buying

A couple of weeks ago, news came out that a large pipeline operator in the US, Colonial Pipeline, was breached and infected by ransomware. Their systems were taken offline by an attack that encrypted all their data and demanded a ransom for it to be unlocked. The breach interrupted their business operations and caused massive panic-buying in the US as

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5
May

Security should not be an add-on for your business

Security should never be considered an add-on for your business – it’s a critical base element! The reality of today’s world is that security is becoming the elephant in the room that must be discussed. The main driver behind this is that while most organisations know they need to have the conversation, they and their current partners lack the skillset

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