A network of speakers is being deployed in Melbourne's CBD to provide warnings and information to the community during an emergency.
Under a new code due to take effect mid-next year, Australian government agencies will need to appoint both a privacy officer and privacy champion and develop a tailored privacy management plan.
Australian Government departments and agencies still have much to do to ensure compliance with the government's cybersecurity threat mitigation strategies, a joint committee has found.
Critical Australian immigration systems will now be managed by Unisys, after the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) signed a three-year contract with the company.
An independent review of a reported major DHS data breach has made 14 recommendations for tightening the security of Medicare card numbers.
The second of five planned Joint Cyber Security Centres has been established to help provide a collaborative environment for tackling cyber threats.
Its 2015 Ashley Madison data breach investigation has seen the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner jointly win two prestigious awards.
The Victorian Government has appointed its first chief information security officer, charged with tackling the rise of cyber threats.
Nearly 2 in 3 utility company executives believe there is at least a moderate risk that their country's power grid could be knocked offline by weaponised malware within the next five years.
Macquarie Government has completed the accreditation process for the ASD's highest level of certification for public cloud services for government customers.
The federal government and 25 industry, research and government partners will provide a total of $139 million for a new cooperative research centre on cybersecurity.
The first Cyber War Games is being hosted by the federal government.
A new cybersecurity trial is being launched in Victorian hospitals, aimed at keeping them safe from hackers.
The government's first GovPitch session allowed homegrown cybersecurity start-ups to pitch their ideas to APS decision-makers.
Victoria's new whole-of-government cybersecurity strategy will involve initiatives including the establishment of a CISO within the Premier's department.