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Pros and Cons of Azure

Microsoft Azure is a cloud-based storage solution designed for ease-of-access management for organisations that scale from small to large.  There are several major players in cloud-storage solutions, Microsoft’s Azure is one of the largest. Like everything else, Azure...

PKI – The Pros and Cons

PKI offers a higher standard of security for organisations than password authentication can. PKI, or public key infrastructure, uses Secure Shell to authenticate logons and privilege users accordingly. This added security allows for a safer transfer of information and...

Office 365 – The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based application used by many organisations and individuals to help streamline workflows and allow for team collaboration. For organisations in the digital age, every application has its upsides and its downsides. Cons of Office 365:...

How to Combat the Cost of Cloud Computing for SME’s

You know Cloud Computing is too expensive when even Mark Zuckerberg complains about it. "In our bio board meetings, one of the things we talk about is the cost of the compute, and our AWS bill, for example, is one of the specific points.” He stated. According to...

Cogito Welcomes its Newest Regional Intern

In October 2019 Cogito welcomed its latest regional intern, Damian Bragg. Bragg comes to us from Wagga, after applying for the internship program online. Bragg found the internship to be an exciting opportunity as he had previously been awarded a Diploma and then...

Cogito Group Announces Reserve Bank of New Zealand as a Client

Cogito Group is proud to announce a new client, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. Cogito Group will provide ICT security services to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, aiding in risk mitigation procedures, business enablement, and strengthening its overall security...

How to Set Up a Website (and make it secure)

If you have a business you need a website, and with a website you need website security. This means you need to know how to set up a website for a business. When it comes to setting up a website for a business these days it's never been easier. Content Management...

Common Mistakes Using PKI

PKI management is an overarching set of security structures used by organisations to create secure management of websites and other online services. PKI can be difficult to manage correctly. We've compiled a list of some of the common mistakes using PKI you should...

Cogito Announces the TeSA Network Access Engine

Today Cogito announces the deployment of the Technology Enabled Shared Accommodation capability in support of New Zealand Government. This project has sought to allow Government organisations to share buildings and services without having to be in the same security...

Best Practices for Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services is a business solution for cloud-based storage. Information that is both in transit and at rest needs to be protected from attackers and bad actors. Amazon Web Services is a global solution to the issue of cloud security. AWS offers analytics, web...

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PKI – The Pros and Cons

PKI – The Pros and Cons

PKI offers a higher standard of security for organisations than password authentication can. PKI, or public key infrastructure, uses Secure Shell to authenticate logons and privilege users accordingly. This added security allows for a safer transfer of information and...

read more
Office 365 – The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Office 365 – The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based application used by many organisations and individuals to help streamline workflows and allow for team collaboration. For organisations in the digital age, every application has its upsides and its downsides. Cons of Office 365:...

read more
How to Combat the Cost of Cloud Computing for SME’s

How to Combat the Cost of Cloud Computing for SME’s

You know Cloud Computing is too expensive when even Mark Zuckerberg complains about it. "In our bio board meetings, one of the things we talk about is the cost of the compute, and our AWS bill, for example, is one of the specific points.” He stated. According to...

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Cogito Welcomes its Newest Regional Intern

Cogito Welcomes its Newest Regional Intern

In October 2019 Cogito welcomed its latest regional intern, Damian Bragg. Bragg comes to us from Wagga, after applying for the internship program online. Bragg found the internship to be an exciting opportunity as he had previously been awarded a Diploma and then...

read more
How to Set Up a Website (and make it secure)

How to Set Up a Website (and make it secure)

If you have a business you need a website, and with a website you need website security. This means you need to know how to set up a website for a business. When it comes to setting up a website for a business these days it's never been easier. Content Management...

read more
Common Mistakes Using PKI

Common Mistakes Using PKI

PKI management is an overarching set of security structures used by organisations to create secure management of websites and other online services. PKI can be difficult to manage correctly. We've compiled a list of some of the common mistakes using PKI you should...

read more

Cogito Announces the TeSA Network Access Engine

Today Cogito announces the deployment of the Technology Enabled Shared Accommodation capability in support of New Zealand Government. This project has sought to allow Government organisations to share buildings and services without having to be in the same security...

read more
Best Practices for Amazon Web Services

Best Practices for Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services is a business solution for cloud-based storage. Information that is both in transit and at rest needs to be protected from attackers and bad actors. Amazon Web Services is a global solution to the issue of cloud security. AWS offers analytics, web...

read more
Actsmart Business Recycling Program

Actsmart Business Recycling Program

Cogito Group is recognised as a business that is actively recycling and being environmentally responsible.  We contacted the Actsmart business recycling program to help us reduce costs, reduce impacts on the environment and meet corporate environmental commitments. We...

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Cogito and Ionize announce strategic partnership

Cogito and Ionize announce strategic partnership

 Cogito Group and Ionize today announced a strategic partnership that will enable both companies to significantly strengthen the breadth and depth of their cyber security capabilities. Cogito Group and Ionize are both successful Australian cyber security companies...

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Five Computer Security Myths, Debunked

Five Computer Security Myths, Debunked

This article was first published by Alan Henry on LifeHacker.com on 21 February 2019, and has been adapted for publishing on the Cogito Ergo Sum Blog Some computer security myths and stories that keep getting passed around, even though they’re clearly not true. There...

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Cogito Group’s Holiday Wishlist

Cogito Group’s Holiday Wishlist

Thank you for your continuing support throughout 2018. Cogito Group will be out of office until: 2 January 2019 in Australia 3 January 2019 in New Zealand.Before we go want to share 4 wishes we have for Christmas to mitigate targeted cyber intrusions:1. Application...

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Success in the Australian Technologies Competition

Success in the Australian Technologies Competition

In May 2018, Cogito Group begun our Australian Technologies Competition journey, and in November 2018 we took home the top prize for Cyber Security. The Australian Technologies Competition is a nationally recognised program which celebrates Australian innovation....

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A Glance into Indonesia

A Glance into Indonesia

This November, Cogito Group visited Jakarta for the first time to showcase our capabilities to the Indonesian market. The visit centered around the IndoDefence Expo & Form - Indonesia's biggest Defence Industry event. IndoDefence, hosted by the Ministry of...

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Understanding Derived Credentials

Understanding Derived Credentials

This article was first published by Timothy Quinn on https://timothy-quinn.com on 18 July 2017 Derived Credentials are a relatively new concept, and I’ve found their name tends to cause some confusion as to what they actually are and do. In a nutshell? A derived...

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Jellyfish

Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Jellyfish

If you clicked on this post hoping to read about marine animals you may be in the wrong place, but stick around because you are about to learn 7 things about Cogito Group's cyber security software: Jellyfish. Instead of stinging you, our Jellyfish will...

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Six Simple Security Steps to Secure your Information

Protecting online resources and information is time consuming, arduous and (let’s face it) boring. But individual users, businesses and their employees can all takes small steps in their daily actions to solve information security concerns on a larger scale. Although...

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