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Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17

Details:

Title

Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report 2016-17

Creator

Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report; Annual report

Date

2017

Notes

Made available by the Library & Archives NT via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Language

English

Subject

Northern Territory. Department of Corporate and Information Services -- Periodical

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

Department of Corporate and Information Services annual report; Annual report

Volume

2016/2017

File type

application/pdf

ISSN

1835-2332

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/304926

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/361114

Page content

Annual Report 2016-17 | Department of Corporate and Information Services46 ACH IEVEM EN TS Annual Report 2016-17 | Department of Corporate and Information Services46 ACH IEVEM EN TS Future Priorities Cyber Complete development of a Cyber Security Framework for the Northern Territory Government and obtain approval. Contribute to the advancement of specialised cyber security education programs in the Northern Territory through contributing funding towards an Associate Professor Cyber Security position at Charles Darwin University. Update the Treasurers Directions to incorporate cyber security requirements. Establish a Security Leadership Group to increase across government engagement in cyber security initiatives. Enhance cyber security user awareness across the Northern Territory Government and local business community through a Cyber Security Awareness Month. Develop and roll-out an online cyber security induction program for Northern Territory Government users. Update ICT all hazards plan and related emergency management protocols to reflect contemporary cyber security threat landscape and incident response plans. Data Construct a central Open Data Portal for the Northern Territory Government and issue open data policy, standards and guidelines. Work with agencies to get agency datasets ready for publication. Explore opportunities for data sharing and piloting new ways to utilise data to benefit the Northern Territory Government and stakeholders. Investigate approaches, requirements and solutions for data sharing within government. Manage a suite of data projects in collaboration with agencies. Telecommunications Complete the final year of the Telstra / Northern Territory Government co-investment remote telecommunications infrastructure program. Finalise the Centre for Appropriate Technology mobile hotspots construction program in both Central Australia and the Top End. Explore options to continue expanding telecommunications services in the Northern Territory. Cyber Security Awareness Week DCIS hosted its first Cyber Security Awareness Week in October 2016 to raise awareness that cyber security is everyones business. User knowledge is a key first line of defence against a range of cyber threats. Presentations were held for local businesses in Darwin and Alice Springs, the ICT industry, NTG staff in a range of roles and some schools staff. The presentations were well attended with over 400 people participating and positive feedback received. The Australian Cyber Security Centre, the Australian Signals Directorate, CQR, National Australia Bank and Kinetic partnered with DCIS to deliver the presentations.


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