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Cert NZ tracks big rise in cyber attacks during pandemic

Cert NZ latest report highlights the continuing trend of an increase in Cyberattacks on New Zealanders. A 101% increase in Cyberattacks circulated by email, which is one of the most commonly reported incidents. Everyone has to be a lot more vigilant when it comes to believing what an email says and ensuring it does in fact come from a trusted source.

The Government’s Computer Emergency Response Team (Cert NZ) fielded a record 2610 reports of cyberattacks in the September quarter, which included the second lockdown for Aucklanders. It continued a trend of escalating online fraud, phishing and ransomware attacks during the pandemic. Reported financial loss for the three months to […]

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