There are some similarities between the two Australian companies whose defences were breached recently: human resources outfit PageUp People and e-conveyancing platform PEXA.
It has been nine days since the human resources software supplier PageUp People issued an update on the massive breach that it announced on 6 June, after having noticed an intrusion on 23 May.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has advised that it will not be using the recruitment software services provided by PageUp People until issues around the data breach suffered by the company are sorted.
Supermarket group ALDI has become the latest Australian business to suspend the use of its online recruitment system following the data breach at the human resources outfit PageUp People.
Human resources outfit PageUp People, which had claimed after it was hit by a massive data breach that user authentication data had been encrypted, has now changed its tune and says that passwords set up before 2007 were stored in clear text.
Monash University has disabled its systems that use human resources outfit PageUp People to manage recruitment and other human resource activities after last week's breach announcement and has not reinstated it.
The data breach at human resources outfit PageUp People has resulted in the leaking of names, street addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers among others, the company has said in an update on Tuesday.
HR company PageUp People has suffered a huge data breach due to a malware infection and could have leaked details of personnel from a number of companies which are its clients: the Commonwealth Bank. the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Telstra, NAB, Coles, Aldi, Medibank, Australia Post, Target, Reserve Bank of Australia, Officeworks, Kmart, Linfox, AMP, Asahi, Sony, Newcrest, the University of Tasmania and Lindt.
Employers in Hong Kong are not keeping up with the growing trend by job seekers to increasingly apply for jobs using their mobile phones, a trend which is likely to be mirrored in the Australian market.
Saba Software has appointed Heidi Kreuchen as regional sales director for Australia and New Zealand.
Talent management specialist PageUp People has appointed Mark Rice as its chief financial officer and chief operating officer.
Recruitment and HR software provider PageUp People as appointed Dominic Toledo as its senior vice president of global sales.
Recruitment and HR software provider PageUp People has appointed Pamela Bartz as senior vice president of global marketing.
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