Stories by Bonnie Gardiner

Financial institutions at growing risk of Trojan attacks: report

Trojan virus infections at financial services firms dropped by 73 per cent in 2015 compared to the year earlier, new research has found. But attacks are much more sophisticated and more frequently targeting financial institutions rather than consumers.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner24 March 16 10:43

​How big data is driving Formula 1 success

For an industry that quite literally relies on speed and efficiency, growing capability in big data and networking has raised the already-high stakes for Red Bull’s Formula 1 racing team.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner23 March 16 11:34

​1984 was the year everything changed for women in IT: Lynwen Connick

Women began dropping out of ICT roles in 1984, the same year personal computers were on the rise, according to Lynwen Connick, First Assistant Secretary - Cyber Policy and Intelligence Division, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner18 March 16 14:16

Women communicating with authority crucial for closing IT gender gap

Teaching female workers to communicate with more authority and confidence is crucial for bridging the gender gap in IT, according to women in business mentor Andrea Clarke, who thinks too many women are unconsciously undermining their own authority.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner10 March 16 08:40

New Sydney innovation centre to develop IoT technologies

​A new Sydney-based innovation hub will enable technologists to develop Internet of Things (IoT) technologies for the agriculture, transport, and natural resources sectors and support the creation of smart cities.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner15 Feb. 16 13:42

​Optus sees 9% net profit growth in Q3

The latest Optus performance results released today reveal a 9 per cent increase net profit during the last quarter, including a 5 per cent EBITDA increase and 6 per cent growth in operating revenue.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner12 Feb. 16 11:28

Australian businesses a key target of ransomware-as-a-service

Australian businesses must defend themselves against the onslaught of ransomware attacks as new research has found cybercriminals are increasingly targeting them with more elaborate and sophisticated measures. ​

Written by Bonnie Gardiner09 Feb. 16 14:02

More consumers turning to mobile for online payments

More than a third of global browser-based online transactions are now made on a mobile device as consumers demonstrate a growing preference for mobile payments, according to new research.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner27 Jan. 16 12:55