petya ransomware

Petya ransomware targeting Australia

The discovery of another ransomware virus, Petya, on top of the recent ‘WannaCry’ virus has highlighted the vulnerability of critical information and the importance of taking steps to protect your data. The latest strain of the Petya ransomware started propagating on June 27th, infecting many organisations. Similar to WannaCry, Petya uses the Eternal Blue exploit as one […]

cyber security

Government still has a way to go with Australia’s cyber security

A defence think tank reports that the Australian Government is lagging behind on nearly half the reforms laid out in a plan to bolster the public service’s cyber security. Concerns around the governments lack of transparency and slow progress to strengthen protections against costly and distributive cyber attacks have been voice by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute. The ASPI […]

Users & Groups – Data Source Access

Data Source Access & Permissions The following information is how to provide a group of users access to one data source, ClearView, but applies for any data source TOPICS How to create a new user groups Data source access and limit visibility to specific groups Other access considerations Examples of the end users views CyberHound Groups The Groups assigned determine all CyberHound Appliance user permissions. […]

ClearView – Rule Exclusions & Inclusions

ClearView – Rule Exclusions & Inclusions TOPICS: Rule Exclusions – Remove False Positives Criteria Text Search: Manage Exclusions -Add or Edit Exclude pattern words Rule Inclusions – Add Words Criteria Pattern Match: Add new words Languages The following are the steps a System Administrator would manage on behalf of the Wellbeing Teams requests for additional data collection. New trends that create a lot of […]

LMS Integration – SEQTA System Admin Info Sheet

LMS Integration – SEQTA System Admin Info Sheet SEQTA and CyberHound have partnered to provide schools with a fully integrated classroom internet management system, access to LiveZone including Classroom Control and SpeakUp for students. System Administrators need to create a LiveZone Profile for Teachers and Students to use LiveZone.  Teachers require Web Filtering Override permission […]

LMS Integration – Schoolbox Sys Admin Info Sheet

LMS Integration – Schoolbox System Admin Info Sheet Schoolbox and CyberHound have partnered to provide schools with a fully integrated classroom internet management system. Teachers are able to provide student access to URLs that are currently blocked by the school’s web filtering policies.   Schoolbox Admin Settings System Administrators initially set up the Schoolbox integration with […]

Cyber boardroom

Senior executives and boards risk cyber complacency

New research shows that senior executives and boards of Australian companies risk complacency when it comes to cyber security. The ASX invited the 100 largest listed companies to participate in a voluntary cyber health check in November last year. The health check was a key recommendation of the federal government’s 2016 Cyber Security Strategy. The […]