Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Responding to cyber security threats in New Zealand

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CERT, established just over 12 months ago, responds to major cyber events and provides advice to businesses, organizations, and individuals who may be affected by cybersecurity incidents.

Be smart on social media

Social media has become a way of life for many people. We use it to keep in touch, plan events, share our photos, and comment on current events. It’s replaced email and phone calls for a lot of us. But, as with anything else online, it’s important to be aware of the risks. Check out our advice on how you can keep your social media accounts safe and secure.

Future Phases

Check out an overview of each competition phase below - complete rules for each phase will be released as the competition progresses.


Let’s Get Started.

To apply or join the program, please submit an application.