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Privacy Bill will mandate more transparency in Kiwi businesses - OPC
“Privacy is about being transparent and clear with customers and protecting their personal information. It’s about telling people what you’re collecting and what you’re going to do with it."
Managing data to comply with privacy regulations - Micro Focus
It’s crucial for organisations to be able to access, understand, and accurately classify the data they have so they know how to treat it.
Privacy Bill may limit breach fines to $10,000
The Privacy Commissioner was seeking maximum breach fines of up to $1 million against body corporates.
A/NZ organisations slack in Notifiable Data Breach scheme
Following the introduction of the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme (NDB) last year, a survey of ANZ businesses has revealed some concerning findings.
Two top execs’ predictions for cybersecurity in 2019
One Identity and Secureworks executives Alex Tilley and Serkan Cetin have released what they see coming for cybersecurity in 2019.
ICO report reaction: UK data security incidents rocket 224%
Data security incidents have risen 228 percent in the second quarter of 2018, while fines have doubled.
Small businesses don't ignore the GDPR; it matters now
Any company that's doing business in Europe will be subject to the GDPR, including companies based in a foreign country.
As NDB takes hold, expect to see more breach reports come to light
In light of Australia’s NDB legislation, one Australian technology integrator says we can expect to see many reports surfacing over the coming years.
InternetNZ says the Privacy Bill is a good start, but New Zealand can do better
"Privacy is an essential human right and the online world has brought many changes and challenges to how privacy works in the Internet age."
Exclusive Interview: Crowdstrike and its partners - it’s reciprocal
ChannelLife had a chat with CrowdStrike's A/NZ channel director about what it has to offer their partners, and what its partners can offer them.
Cyber attackers still using oldest tricks in the book - yet they're still so good at hiding
Attackers are swift to ramp up the volume of attempts to break through defences once they find an effective technique.
Why you can't afford to ignore data breach legislation
Businesses are under more pressure than ever before to keep customer data secure – and they can’t afford to ignore it.
Hosted Network partners with NetCrypt to provide all-in-one data security solution
The solution is an answer to Australia's data breach notification law which came into effect in February.
New Zealand's Privacy Bill to get first reading in Parliament
New Zealand’s updated Privacy Bill is about to begin its first reading in Parliament with Andrew Little as the MP in charge.
We need to stop thinking about security and networks as separate
We can no longer treat network security like a house onto which we keep tacking on additions and performing makeshift patch jobs.
Exclusive Interview: The mandatory data breach laws are here, but can the channel take advantage?
We spoke to Juniper Networks to get their take on the Mandatory Data Breach Laws, and where they see opportunity for channel partners.