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Forgetting passwords, using the same password for various platforms, or using autofill passwords is catching out even the most cyber safe accounting firms. Our Managing Director – Julian Plummer speaks with Katarina Taurian from Accountants Daily about cyber security within the Accounting industry.
Passwords a ‘scary’ weakness in accounting firms – Accountants Daily, November, 2018
What do the latest figures released by the OAIC on data breach notifications mean for the accounting industry? Julian Plummer explains in Accountants Daily –
Accounting, finance record spate of data breaches: OAIC figures – Accountants Daily, August 2018
Managing Director of Kamino, Julian Plummer speaks with Public Accountant about what accountants need to be on top of when it comes to the cyber security of their businesses
Beyond the scaremongering – Public Accountant, July 2018
Managing Director of Kamino, Julian Plummer explains in Adviser Innovation what your responsibilities are as a financial planner, to ensure that your data is safe.
In October 2017, we surveyed the financial services industry – in particular financial advisers, accountants and superannuation funds, in order to gather insight on cyber security within these sectors. The results are revealed in this survey report.
Press articles relating to the Cyber Security survey results
Industry in the dark on data breach reporting – Investor Daily, March 2018
Advice practices over confident on cyber security – ifa, March 2018
Advisers not prepared for cyber attacks, survey reveals – Money Management, March 2018
Financial services industry over confident and ill prepared when it comes to cyber security – Adviser Voice, March 2018
Super advisers falter on data compliance as guidance lacks – SMSF Adviser, March 2018
Practices underprepared for cyber attacks – Risk Adviser, March 2018
Advisers underprepared for cyber risk high-stakes – Financial Standard, March 2018
Financial service data breaches recorded – Financial Standard, April 2018
Our Managing Director, Julian Plummer helps to explain this in light of the new data breach notification laws
New guidance shows onus firmly with Aussie tax agents in offshoring setups – Accountants Daily, March 2018
We detail what we think the biggest cyber threats to financial services will be this year
The top security threats to financial services in 2018 – AdviserVoice, February 2018
ASIC’s Corporate Plan 2017/18 to 2020/21 makes for some heavy but necessary reading for licensees – including accountants – for within it lies ASIC’s regulatory intentions for the next three years.
What ASIC’s focus on cyber security means for licensees – Accountants Daily, February 2018
Human error has meant that while bitcoin is secure, it’s not “perfectly secure”, a cyber security expert has said, warning that with every development comes a unique set of challenges.
‘The history of bitcoin has been plagued with human error’ – NestEgg, January 2018
Two recently discovered vulnerabilities in computers and mobile devices made within the last two decades could allow advisers’ passwords and other sensitive data to be stolen, cyber security firm Kamino has warned.
Computer vulnerabilities putting advisers at high risk – ifa, January 2018
Advisers highly vulnerable to newly discovered tech flaw – Adviser Innovation, January 2018
The impending Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme has been labelled the “biggest game changer” for accountants in 2018, with new protocols and notification procedures kicking in next month.
‘One sloppy team member’ could topple a firm under new laws – Accountants Daily, January 2018
SMSF advice firms and the SMSF industry as a whole are being targeted by overseas crime gangs because they know that they’re a honey pot for information because they carry financial information, medical information and insurance information on clients
SMSF data vulnerable to overseas hackers, software company warns – SMSF Adviser, December 2017
Plummer urges the financial services industry to take the data breach privacy act seriously in 2018
Data breach laws leave advisers at risk – Financial Observer, December 2017
Losses of up to $88K under new data breach rules – Accountants Daily, December 2017
IFAs unprepared for mandatory breach reporting – ifa, December 2017
Plummer urges the financial services industry to take the data breach privacy act seriously in 2018– Adviser Voice, December 2017
Breach reporting must be Advisers’ top priority: Kamino – Adviser Innovation, December 2017
Our Managing Director – Julian Plummer explains in Financial Observer why now more than ever, financial planners need to be wary of cyber crime
Opinion: Black hats fuel planning emergency – Financial Observer November 2017
Managing Director of Midwinter and Kamino – Julian Plummer performs live hack on stage at the National AFA conference
Midwinter appoints Edward Li as Head of Cyber Security
Midwinter appoints Head of Cyber Security – Industry Moves, July 2017
Midwinter launches Kamino Cyber Security Services
Midwinter launches cyber security tool for advisers – ifa, July 2017
Planners and accountants in risk of forgetting cyber risks – Money Management, July 2017
Midwinter unveils cyber security tool – Investor Daily, July, 2017
Midwinter launches Kamino – cyber security service for advisers and accountants – Adviser Voice, July 2017
Fintech, banking execs lead new security service for accountants – Accountants Daily, July 2017
Midwinter recruits to strengthen cyber security strategy – Financial Standard, July 2017
Advisers should be on guard over hacking risk – Financial Observer, July 2017
Midwinter launches Kamino – cyber security service for advisers and accountants – Australian FinTech, July 2017