Award-winning technology protects property purchases from cyber theft

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month and Securexchange is the property industry’s answer to fighting cyber-fraud. Today, Securexchange has won the prestigious Australian Business Award for New Product Innovation, highlighting the need for law firms, conveyancers and real estate agents to be aware of the risks of cybercrime and what [...]

2022-02-10T12:05:30+10:00October 8th, 2020|Media Release, Security Tips|

Australian Government and private sector hit by massive cyber attack – 2 ways to protect your firm

On June 19, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a major cyber attack is targeting “Australian organisations across a range of sectors, including all levels of government, industry, political organisations, education, health, essential service providers and operators of other critical infrastructure.” While cyber attacks are a concern, it is important [...]

2020-06-19T01:04:01+10:00June 19th, 2020|Security Tips|

How to protect yourself from email hacking

According to research from security specialists at Fortiguard Labs, 80-85% of cyber attacks occur via email. Email fraud has become a major problem in the Australian property market with many high profile cases making headlines in 2018. Hackers are continually finding new ways to intercept email communications and divert funds to different [...]

2019-12-18T04:56:25+10:00January 9th, 2019|Security Tips|

5 ways online VOI improves security

As settlements move online, many practitioners are looking into digitising other parts of the conveyancing process to increase efficiency and help with risk management. However, a recent poll of our website visitors found that the majority are still verifying identity by photocopying and physically filing clients’ IDs. The manual way may have [...]

2019-12-18T04:56:43+10:00December 14th, 2018|Security Tips|