A major failure in infrastructure cost Italy a high price in Genoa’s Morandi Bridge collapse case in August, reported to be the 10th bridge collapse in Italy. One of the bridge’s structural components, comprised of pre-stressed concrete stays and trestles, collapsed onto a railway line and warehouse 45 metres below, killing 43 people. The remains … Continue reading The Morandi Bridge tragedy- how likely is a similar incident in Australia?
The failure of the automated immigration technology at international airports in April has shone a spotlight on how much we rely on technology for security purposes, and also brought into question whether the technology failure created a security vulnerability. Speaking about the incident, John Coyne, Head of the Border Security Program at the Australian Strategic … Continue reading How secure are our airports when technology fails?
Dubbo’s CBD is now a hustling and bustling centre for activity, entertainment and leisure. It is rich in history, fashion, food and art. The retail offering in Dubbo is exciting and ever growing. Dubbo’s Ignite project has been helped grow the community in Dubbo. A permanent light display has been installed at the Church Street … Continue reading Case Study-Dubbo ‘Ignite’
APRA has issued a new mandatory regulation, CPS 234 which commences on 1st July 2019. The standard aims to improve the resilience of APRA regulated entities against information security threats. APRA regulated entities will have to go beyond following the practice guide to now demonstrate compliance with the new standard. The CPS 234 is a … Continue reading Stateplus – From Journey to Implementation of the CPS 234 standards
As the role of the executive and personal assistant continues to transition and evolve, it is essential to take control of your professional development and understand how you can move beyond efficiently performing your core duties and create additional value for your employer and organisation. The team at Criterion Conferences spoke to Christina Spinoulas, EA … Continue reading Showpo’s EA Christina Spinoulas talks about her Journey
As the role of the executive and personal assistant continues to transition and evolve, it is essential to take control of your professional development and understand how you can move beyond efficiently performing your core duties and create additional value for your employer and organisation. The team at Criterion Conferences spoke to Dapne Cardona, EA … Continue reading Daphne Cordona from NOVA shares her journey as an EA
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance are one of the largest segments in Australia. With the growth in the insurance market, there has been a steady growth worldwide in the cyber insurance market by “$75.4 billion and a growth forecast of $170 billion by 2020.” (AON Report) Insurers need to stay ahead of the competition to … Continue reading How Sedgwick provides incident response with cyber insurance products?
The Singapore SME cyber preparedness report by Chubb mentions that companies and organisations have been more at risk of having their data made public or stolen, be it through a deliberate cyber attack from an external or internal party or as a result of system error or human error. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are … Continue reading Chubb Case Study Report: Chubb’s Singapore SME Cyber Preparedness