Jean-Baptiste Bres

Chief Information Security Officer

Is Australia struggling from a bout of breach fatigue

Another good read this week…


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The rise of the Neobanks: How they challenge traditional banking

Some good reading for the week on how neo banks are going to challenge traditional banking in Australia.

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Unto the breach: let’s face up to data security

We just published an article that talks about data security and how we, at Xinja, are protecting our customers. Let us know what you think!

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Cyber Attack Conference Sydney 2019

I am very honoured to be one of the speakers at the upcoming Cyber Attack 2019 Conference in Sydney on October 17th. I will be facilitating a round table discussion on how to implement a security Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy.

Let's. Go.

Xinja has officially a full banking licence! We will be opening our first bank accounts today! 🥳

Read more at https://www.xinja.com.au/news/2019/xinja-gets-full-banking-licence/

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Xinja is #5 top startups to work for now!

Xinja is #5 top startups to work for now! 🏆🏆

Australian banks face secret penetration tests

An interesting initiative from NPP (which coordinate the open access infrastructure for fast payments in Australia, PayID). Following the PayID lookup attacks that occurred in the last months, they might now perform secret penetration tests to ensure that participating banks are up to the right level of protection. 💡

Read more at http://bit.ly/2lyNQT4

What will future jobs look like?

A very interesting talk from economist Andrew McAfee on how jobs will change in the future. Yes, droids will take our jobs -- or at least the kinds of jobs we know now. In this far-seeing talk, he thinks through what future jobs might look like, and how to educate coming generations to hold them.

Super Risk Symposium - Melbourne 14/08

I was honoured to be one of the speakers at the Super Risk Symposium organised by the AIST in Melbourne on 14/08.

It was a great session, on the impact of the new CPS 234 regulation, thanks to Rob Pickering who facilitated the debate and to Joss Howard and Matt O'Keefe for their great insights.

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Security Designer @ Xinja

Last but not least, we are also hiring a Security Designer, a strategically critical role in defining and assessing Xinja’s security strategy, architecture and practices.

If you think this is something for you, contact me or visit Xinja career website for more information.

Security Designer