What can NZ organisations learn from the recent cyber attacks?

Most of the time, the attacks are able to be repelled by the targets and their service providers. However, in NZX’s case, the attack on its infrastructure is understood to have peaked at more than 1 terabit per second of spurious data. This was up there with some of the largest-ever reported DDoS attacks globally.

Northern Stars bolstered by Silver Ferns signing, former NZ defender returns

Harrison, who won Commonwealth Games gold medals in 2006 and 2010 before retiring in 2018, will be joined by newcomers Elle Temu, who makes the move from the champion Central Pulse side, Monica Falkner, who returns from injury and is part of the Silver Ferns development squad, and Amorangi Malesala, who has been playing in […]

Air NZ’s cash crunch: Shane Jones accuses airline board of delaying raising funds

By underwriting a capital raise the Government would guarantee the raising of funds by picking up any shortfall of rights that shareholders did not subscribe to, while also taking up the rights of its existing shares, potentially resulting in the Crown holding a greater stake in the airline.

Shane Jones calls for Air NZ chair to step down, asks CEO to step down or shut up

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New Zealand’s ruling party plans higher tax for top earners if re-elected

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Jacinda Ardern’s ruling Labour Party said it would raise taxes for top income earners if it is returned to power in the polls next month, as the government looks to pay off debt accumulated due to its COVID-19 pandemic response.

Wife of Sydney killer father told police her husband was hurting the kids: They did not investigate

She admitted that, after recording Olga’s report describing John committing two assaults on Jack and one on Jennifer, she did not take any proactive steps to interview Jack and Jennifer or seek out John Edwards – other than to ask Olga to bring the children to the station.

America’s Cup: Rating the teams as buildup intensifies

The buildup has not been kind to the wealthy British syndicate. They produced the strangest looking of all the four AC75s and the whispers are it is comparatively slow. They initiated a compromise, adding a makeshift bustle to the hull to bring Britannia more in line with the theories of the New Zealand and Italian […]

America’s Cup: American Magic survive Auckland capsize

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‘I literally weep’: anguish as New Zealand’s National Library culls 600,000 books

Some 625,000 books are now in the process of being “rehomed”, as the library puts it, but the mass cull has caused despair among the country’s academics, historians, researchers and scholars, who say a literary crime is taking place in a year when many New Zealanders are distracted by the global pandemic.