Is your business ready for a data breach? Here’s what you should know

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Hacking and data breaches have become increasingly common for business owners and leaders. Here’s what you need to know…

Easy ways data may be leaving your organisation – without your knowledge

Sylvia Choa

Data privacy is a non-negotiable in today’s workplace. But data protection can be complex to implement and difficult to monitor risk, meaning that not all organisations have the capacity or the expertise to keep up to scratch. According to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC), data breaches in Australia have increased by 700%… Continue reading Easy ways data may be leaving your organisation – without your knowledge

Data security compliance countdown: how SMEs Can get ahead of the GDPR requirements

With less than a year to go until the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, now is the time for small Australian businesses to prepare for compliance or face potentially crippling fines. You might not think it applies to you, however, if your business serves customers or individuals in the European Union, preparing… Continue reading Data security compliance countdown: how SMEs Can get ahead of the GDPR requirements

Understanding the risks of selling online

As with any online activity, running an ecommerce business can leave you exposed to a variety of risks. Before you launch your new venture, take some time to understand the risks of selling online, and how best to deal with them. [Note: This article is Part 4 in a seven-part series by Chris Dahl providing an… Continue reading Understanding the risks of selling online

Are your employees making these document security mistakes?

Document security is vital for any business. Errors in this area can lead to consequences like client confidentiality being broken or even identity theft. You might understand the importance of document security measures, but are your employees taking the same precautions? Below are some basic document security mistakes that even the most loyal employees make.… Continue reading Are your employees making these document security mistakes?