Close

Security

RedShield and the battle to keep the cybercriminals at bay

Idealog + Kordia

RedShield and the battle to keep the cybercriminals at bay

Local tech success story RedShield, an innovative web application shielding service which Kordia offers as part of its cybersecurity portfolio, is helping businesses fight back against cybercriminals and online threats. CEO and co-founder Andy Prow talks to Ben Mack about the growing number of global cyber-attacks, the need for constant vigilance and the threat New Zealand businesses face.

Be prepared

The recent NotPetya ransomware attack has caused havoc around the globe - and is the second major ransomware attack this year. Peter Bailey, general manager at Aura Information Security, chats with Idealog digital editor Ben Mack about what it means, what New Zealand businesses can do to protect themselves, and if this is the new norm.

Artificial good or evil

Technique, not technology, is needed to solve the ‘wicked problem’ of cyber security, says computer scientist and cryptography expert Dr Peter Gutmann.

Taking the plunge

Aura Information Security principal consultant / cyber evangelist Paul W. Poteete explains what exactly the dark web is, what it does - and whether or not you should be there.

Security

Following on from the recent launch of its digital app hub for small- to medium-sized businesses, Spark has now confirmed that it begin offering smarthome security services later this year—adding yet another digital trinket to its growing portfolio of tools for both consumers and business people.