IT experts have been invited to test Micron 21's networks with DDoS attacks in real time during the company's AusCERT presentations this week.
Australia Post will integrate its identity verification technology into the government's Digital Identity Framework, in collaboration with the Digital Transformation Agency.
There has been a 47% increase in scam activity, according to data from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
Cybercrime has affected almost one third of businesses in NSW, according to a data from the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner.
Only a handful of Australian firms have so far been affected by the devastating WannaCry ransomware, which spread using an NSA exploit leaked in April.
A better approach to deploying security solutions is to match existing employee behaviours, rather than expecting people to change.
The AMT vulnerability disclosed earlier this month could allow attackers to remotely access enterprise systems even when they are turned off.
A survey from VPN provider NordVPN indicates that despite high-profile data leaks and attacks, email users are still putting their faith in the major providers and most remain unaware of more secure alternatives.
Intel has issued a critical security alert covering a privileged access vulnerability in many of its enterprise chipsets that has gone undetected for over 10 years.
The AFP has admitted that it accessed the telecoms metadata of a journalist without first obtaining the required warrant.
Australia's cybersecurity capabilities will be increased after the launch of a new industry-led strategy.
The Australian and Chinese governments have mutually agreed not to conduct or support cyber theft of IP and trade secrets from the other country's companies as part of a new security agreement.
The government has received parliamentary approval to begin work on the new Australian Cyber Security Centre, which will bring together security experts from intelligence and law enforcement agencies.