The year 2017 was an exceptionally strong one for Australian companies floating on the Australian Securities Exchange, according to a new report which reveals that IPOs during the year returned an average of 61.6% from listing.

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SMBs lack confidence in delivery of NBN within two years Featured

Many Australian small businesses are not confident in the government’s ability to deliver the national broadband network within the next two years as promised. And to compound their lack of confidence, SMBs are worried about being left behind in today’s digital economy race as a result of slow Internet speeds.

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Data breach law: primary concern is information security, says expert Featured

The primary concern for businesses after the Australian data breach law takes effect on 22 February will be information security, as without that in place, it will not be possible to protect personal information, an expert in cyber security and law says.

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Apple confirms source code for iBoot leaked to GitHub Featured

Apple has confirmed that the source code for iBoot from a version of iOS was posted on GitHub on Thursday, with the company forced to make the admission as it filed a DMCA takedown request to the hosting site.

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Cloud security firm Zscaler claims there has been an increase of 30% in SSL encrypted threats in the last six months of 2017, in keeping with the growth in SSL traffic. The statistics relate only to traffic passing through its own infrastructure.

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Twitter finally reports a profit Featured

Social media company Twitter has reported its first ever quarterly net profit, of US$91.1 million, in the final quarter of 2017, compared to a loss of US$167 million a year prior.

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Infosec outfit Trustwave has published details about five vulnerabilities in routers made by Netgear all of which have been patched by the manufacturer.

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Optus has lost pre-paid handset customers in the third financial quarter but more than balanced it with growth in post-paid handset customers, the telco said on Thursday in its third-quarter financials.

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NBN Co, the company rolling out Australia's national broadband network, has appointed Paul Tyler as chief customer officer, to replace the retiring John Simon.

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Warning hackers quick to bypass anti-virus walls in latest attacks Featured

Anti-virus software doesn’t stop new threats or advanced malicious-email attacks.as hackers use scam emails to deliver new ‘fast-break’ or ‘zero-day’ attacks, according to security firm MailGuard.

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