AI versus humans in the fight against cybercrime

Or why the future of cybersecurity might be one where algorithms occasionally augmented by human intelligence do battle against one another, writes Andrew Huntley of Barracuda Networks

Written by CIO New Zealand19 Oct. 18 08:28

Daimler invests in NZ avatar developer Soul Machines

Daimler Financial Services, the financial and mobility services arm of German car maker Daimler, has taken an unspecified "strategic investment" in New Zealand company Soul Machines, which has produced a digital-created human face able to speak text with intonation and facial expressions.

Written by Stuart Corner18 Oct. 18 12:20

How smart hospitals are dealing with cybersecurity

The healthcare industry is using technology to digitilise the sector and make 'smart hospitals'. But how is it confronting the threat of cyber risks? Here we examine how smart hospitals are working and cybersecurity in healthcare.

Written by By Chong Vin Nee16 Oct. 18 20:00

Digital ethics and privacy emerge as top tech trend to prepare for in 2019: Gartner

People are increasingly concerned about how their personal information is being used by organisations in both the public and private sector, and the backlash will only increase for organisations that are not proactively addressing these concerns, says Gartner vice president David Cearley

Written by Divina Paredes16 Oct. 18 11:02

How employers can provide better mental health support

​Our mental health affects every facet of our life so it's not surprising to see it become more of a priority for employers too. While many companies may want to champion wellbeing among employees it can be difficult to know where to start.​

Written by By Aoife Geary15 Oct. 18 07:14

'Businesses want to be Amazon without doing Amazon'

Amazon lost almost US$3 billion before turning its first profit, and took significant risks. So what risks are you willing to take? Can you put a portion of today’s business model at risk to create tomorrow’s?

Written by Augie Ray11 Oct. 18 06:30

Wanted: A real conversation about blockchain

Blockchain is so much more than cryptocurrency. That’s where it started but a shift in the conversation is needed so people can understand its enormous potential, writes Justin Flitter of

Written by CIO New Zealand10 Oct. 18 06:51
  • Humans and smart machines: A unified front to tackle growing cybersecurity complexity

    Why collaboration across business units, partners and industries is the way to tackle the biggest challenge organisations face in the digital economy.


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