As Australia’s newly enforced cybersecurity strategy is unveiled, there have been some mixed reactions from the industry. While the general sentiment on the strategy is positive, some tech experts feel there are still some areas that could have been better planned.
Many Australian boards and executives are yet to implement a sound cyber governance strategy, according to Jamie Norton, who sits on the executive advisory board at Avertro. He says there is growing awareness of cyber issues, but what he calls the “connective tissue” between that awareness and concrete action is sometimes missing.
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Queensland-based security provider Cyber Audit Team (CAT) has partnered with security software vendor Avertro to enhance its virtual chief information security officer (vCISO) offering for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs).
Australia’s only dedicated cyber security accelerator CyRise is shutting down, with backers Deakin University and Japanese giant NTT deciding the program has “come to its natural conclusion” despite rampant interest in the fast-growing sector.