cybersecurity

How to start learning cybersecurity

With the powerhouse known as Australia’s cybersecurity sector – raking in billions in annual revenue and gaining a strong international reputation – it’s no wonder the industry has become an attractive field for IT employment. As cybercrime rates continue to rise (costing the economy over one billion in damages), security talents are in high demand […]

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How has cybersecurity evolved?

With cybercrime costing the Australian economy billions of dollars each year, and data breaches on an unending rise; it’s no wonder cybersecurity has become one of IT’s most lucrative and prevalent sectors today. The field is a constantly evolving area of technological practices and innovations; moving in time with the rising trend of cyber-attacks. From […]

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Why organisations need ethical hackers on their team

Our friends at DDLS, drill down on why more organisations are looking for ethical hackers to join their crew. Fighting cybercrime is like playing a never-ending game of cat and mouse. And increasingly, it’s a game Australian organisations cannot afford to lose. Let’s take a quick look at the facts. A recent CISCO report which […]

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6 steps to becoming a cybersecurity expert

Cybercrime has risen at alarming rates over the years, costing the average Australian business around $276,000 per incident. With companies growing increasingly reliant on the digital space, hackers are finding new, sophisticated ways of breaching confidential data across industries. The government has luckily stepped forth on this issue, with a plan to invest more than […]

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Meeting Australia’s Cybersecurity Challenge

For as long as the cloud has been discussed as a business opportunity, discussion around how to secure it has not been too far behind. Cloud has served as the catalyst to an array of technology initiatives with ever-evolving security requirements like “bring your own device” (BYOD), remote working and the internet of things (IoT), […]

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New cybersecurity course set to offer non-ICT students a pathway to high demand roles

DDLS, Australia’s largest provider of corporate ICT and cybersecurity training, today introduced a course in cybersecurity that will take students with no ICT background to three internationally recognised cybersecurity certifications in less than six months. The Certified Cybersecurity Professional course will be delivered by the Australian Institute of ICT (AIICT), a division of DDLS, and […]

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