GCSB partners with private security providers to increase NZ’s cyber defencesDecember 01, 2021
The GCSB is partnering with private-sector cyber security providers in an initiative that has the potential to prevent millions of dollars of cyber harm.
Cyber Threat Report for 2020/21 releasedNovember 16, 2021
Serious cyber threats targeting Aotearoa New Zealand continue to grow, with an increase of the frequency and sophistication of incidents recorded in the last year.
Reporting an incident
If your organisation has encountered or suspects a cyber-security incident, please complete and return the Cyber Security Incident - Report Form. If you require assistance in dealing with the incident, please complete the Cyber Security Incident – Request for Assistance Form.
If required, you can speak with us directly on (04) 498-7654.
The NCSC has established this page in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to provide
New Zealand organisations with helpful information security resources. We're aware of malicious cyber activity seeking to exploit public concern around COVID-19, and it’s important that organisations and their staff adopt robust cyber security measures.
Some interesting stats
404 cyber security incidents were recorded by the NCSC in the 12 months to 30 June 2021.
The NCSC estimates it prevented $119 million worth of harm to New Zealand’s nationally significant organisations in the 2020-21 financial year.
The NCSC determined that in the 2020-21 financial year, 28% of the total recorded incidents involved indicators that had been linked to state-sponsored computer network exploitation groups.