IoT – not just Smart TV’s and why you should care

19/01/17

In the past few years, the rise of Internet connected “things” gave rise to a new term – the “Internet of Things” or IoT for short. While this is not a new idea – many will remember the “Internet Fridge” which appeared quite a silly concept in the 90’s, the emergence of a few use […]

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Talking Passwords and Entropy

25/10/16

This month we are talking passwords, Password strength is a measure of the effectiveness of a password in resisting guessing, brute force cracking, dictionary attacks or other common methods. Usually strength can be measured by how many trials an attacker who does not have direct access to the password would need, on average, to guess […]

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Education, your most powerful defence

30/08/16

Anatomy of a social attack You may have seen the article recently where a Brisbane council was defrauded of significant amounts of money by scammers. While investigations are ongoing, this appears to be primarily a social engineering attack similar to several that we have provided advice on in South Australia over the last few months. […]

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Cryptolocker and the ASD top 4 and 35

01/08/16

Crypto “levels up”  In recent developments of Cryptolocker variants, the added element of “scareware” has been introduced. Trading on the success of the “Jigsaw” character in the horror genre of movies, users are extorted more money as minutes pass and even more if the machine is re-booted. This added element of social engineering the user […]

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Iocane eNews: Autumn 2015

02/06/15

Welcome to the third issue of our quarterly newsletter. In this issue, we look at the latest developments in collaborative solutions for the education sector, share with you the latest Iocane news and explore the myriad of ICT service delivery solutions. With technology continually evolving and the number of ICT services growing, it is often overwhelming for businesses to navigate […]

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ICT Service Delivery Solutions – what’s right for you?

29/05/15

By Darren Squire, Account Manager Iocane has been providing IT Managed Services for more than a decade and we pride ourselves on delivering a variety of flexible solutions that align with our clients’ needs. With technology continually evolving and the number of ICT services growing, it is often overwhelming for businesses to navigate the myriad of […]

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Iocane eNews: Summer 2015

03/03/15

Welcome to the second issue of our quarterly newsletter and the first for 2015. In this issue, we’re excited to announce the launch of our new offering, Desktop as a Service, share with you the latest Iocane news and we’re also exploring the latest developments in Virtual Storage Area Networks (VSAN). VSAN delivers the simplest storage […]

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Virtual Storage Area Network: Data storage made simple

03/03/15

By Andrew Smith, Account Manager A new storage solution launched late last year called Virtual Storage Area Network, or VSAN, delivers the simplest storage platform currently available for virtual machines. It has quickly proven itself to be an invaluable tool for many small to medium sized businesses, with low upfront investment coupled with the operational […]

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Demystifying Cloud Computing

27/11/14

By Josh Maddern, Account Manager There are so many cloud services available in the marketplace today, it can be a challenging exercise to determine what’s right for your business. There are private, public and hybrid clouds and a raft of ICT services that can run across them. The reality is your business is more than […]

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Iocane eNews: Spring 2014

27/11/14

Welcome to the first issue of our quarterly newsletter. We’ll keep you up to date with the latest developments here at Iocane and further afield in the rapidly changing world of ICT. In this issue, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new website, share with you the latest Iocane news and we’re also […]

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