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Survey Identifies 5 Biggest Barriers Faced by Women in Tech

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 12:53 pm | ISACA

Sydney, Australia (7 March 2017) — Wage inequality compared to male colleagues, workplace gender bias and a shortage of female role models are among the main barriers faced by women working in the technology field, according to a new survey by global ... More >>

60% in IT expect a cyberattack on their organisation

Thursday, 22 January 2015, 3:03 pm | ISACA

Following recent hacks, over 60% ANZ IT Professionals expect a cyberattack to affect their organisation in 2015 More >>

Big Data policies lacking in NZ and Australian organisations

Friday, 22 November 2013, 12:53 pm | ISACA

Despite Big Data being an increasing area of focus, just 22% of New Zealand and Australian IT professionals surveyed in ISACA’s 2013 IT Risk/Reward Barometer are confident their enterprise has a policy regarding how it manages Big Data. More >>

Top Three Cybersecurity Game Changers

Thursday, 20 June 2013, 1:11 pm | ISACA

Cybercrime is on the rise, but will grow even faster if organisations ignore an emerging group of cybersecurity game changers: always-on connectivity, an increasingly IT-centric society, and a new class system that separates people by technology skills. More >>

Tony Hayes Elected International President of ISACA

Tuesday, 11 June 2013, 6:40 pm | ISACA

Auckland, New Zealand (11 June 2013) —Tony Hayes, CGEIT, AFCHSE, CHE, FACS, FCPA, FIIA, appointed Deputy Director-General of the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services in the Queensland Government, Australia, was installed as ... More >>

ISACA issues COBIT 5 for assurance

Friday, 31 May 2013, 2:39 pm | ISACA

Establishing confidence in IT processes and controls is important, but audit and assurance processes often represent a pain point for business partners. Their perception is that assurance processes consume resources, slow activities and can lead to additional ... More >>

ISACA names John O'Driscol, ANZ to new Privacy Task Force

Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 2:37 pm | ISACA

>ISACA, a global association of more than 100,000 IT governance, assurance, risk and security professionals in 180 countries, has named John O'Driscoll to its new Privacy Task Force. More >>

Five Things Every Organisation Should Know re Cyberattacks

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 12:20 pm | ISACA

Sydney, Australia (16 May 2013)—The advanced persistent threat (APT) is waging an all-out attack on enterprises’ intellectual property. Yet most companies continue to try to protect themselves using approaches that are years out of date. That is ... More >>

Five questions directors need to ask about the cloud

Thursday, 2 May 2013, 12:58 pm | ISACA

The many benefits of cloud computing include helping enterprises become more efficient, agile, innovative and flexible, but achieving those benefits depends on a number of factors, including the involvement of the board of directors. ISACA, a nonprofit, ... More >>

Big Data: ISACA Issues Governance and Assurance Guidance

Monday, 18 March 2013, 1:12 pm | ISACA

Big Data: ISACA Issues Governance and Assurance Guidance Auckland, New Zealand, (18 March 2013) — Big data can save big money. A recent McKinsey report found that value gained from data in the US health care sector alone could be more than US $300 ... More >>

One in five enterprises have experienced an APT attack

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 12:22 pm | ISACA

ISACA cyber security survey reveals that one in five enterprises have experienced an APT attack 14 February 2013— A global cyber-security survey of more than 1,500 security professionals found that more than one in five respondents said their enterprise ... More >>

New ISACA Guide Facilitates Secure Migration to the Cloud

Friday, 21 September 2012, 3:13 pm | ISACA

Transborder legal requirements and disaster recovery plans among key considerations Wellington, New Zealand (21 September 2012) – Cloud computing continues to have a significant impact on the way enterprises operate, and companies are increasingly ... More >>

5 Hidden Costs of Cloud Migration: New ISACA White Paper

Wednesday, 22 August 2012, 11:49 am | ISACA

5 Hidden Costs of Cloud Migration: New ISACA White Paper “Calculating Cloud ROI” Cuts Through Hype Wellington, New Zealand (22 August 2012) — Cloud computing promises a low cost of entry and fast return on investment, but that ROI can fall short of ... More >>

Concerns For IT Professionals

Monday, 6 August 2012, 11:48 am | ISACA

More than half of IT decision makers in New Zealand and Australia say they had insufficient numbers of IT staff in their organisation in the past 12 months, according to a survey from global IT association ISACA. More >>