Check out the latest events and activities from Connect Smart and our Partners.
Stay Smart Online | 12 November 2015
Debbie Street, Director – Operations and Marketing, International Underwriting Agencies | 30 October 2015
The last thing any business needs or wants is to be the victim of a cyber attack. The time, resource and cost of responding to an attack can be considerable. Without the correct protection in place, these costs will come straight off a business bottom line. As a Connect Smart Silver partner
Martin Cocker, Executive Director, NetSafe | 30 October 2015
NetSafe exists to promote confident, safe, and responsible use of online technologies. First established in 1998 as the Internet Safety Group, it became NetSafe in 2006 and has continued to evolve alongside online threats.
01 October 2015
Today is the UN International Day of Older Persons. The internet has lots of positive aspects for people of all ages, like keeping in contact with friends and relatives, finding out information and booking holidays. Non-digital natives need to be wary and protect themselves when they are online.
28 September 2015
Connect Smart supported the Cyber Security Challenge at Waikato University on 17 - 18 September. Paul Ash spoke to the Waikato Times about how important it is to work with partners such as Waikato University to improve New Zealand cybersecurity and put bright young minds on the case.
Tim Henwood, Senior Policy Adviser (Technology), Office of the Privacy Commissioner | 24 September 2015
Privacy is about control. It’s about exercising and preserving control in the face of rapid technological change. We’re surrounded by an ever-increasing number of sensors and generating a digital exhaust like never before. We’ve got computing capacity coming out our ears, and bottomless lakes to kee
Emily Wang, Principal Architect, Mobile Innovation, Datacom | 24 September 2015
My house was robbed recently. One laptop and two tablets were stolen.
My colleagues thought I was too calm about the situation. I was calm because I have insurance, but more importantly I knew the information on the devices was relatively secure and backed up. Here are the precautionary measures
17 September 2015
The Cyber Security Researchers of Waikato (CROW) and Computer Science Student Society (CS3) are organizing a cyber security challenge at the University of Waikato between 17 - 18 September.
17 September 2015
The Cyber Security Researchers of Waikato (CROW) and Computer Science Student Society (CS3) are organizing a cyber security challenge at the University of Waikato.
16 September 2015
Microsoft New Zealand and NetSafe are today advising home computer users to be vigilant as New Zealanders are being targeted by scammers about fake viruses on their computers.