Juniper Research has predicted that the number of people using government-issued digital identity credentials will swell to 5bn by 2024.
The Western Australian Government has issued a warning after four Perth mobile phone businesses had their identities stolen and used in Facebook scams.
Retailers are heavily targeted by the increasingly popular attack method of credential stuffing, according to research from Akamai.
Former AGD Secretary Roger Wilkins has been appointed to lead a review into the protection and management of identity information to better fight identity theft.
Despite heightened awareness of security risks, internet users in Australia and five other markets are continuing to exhibit poor password practices such as re-using passwords between personal and work accounts.
A fake account set up to impersonate a NZ government minister has led to calls for New Zealanders to report suspicious Facebook activity to CERT NZ.
How this booming concept can revolutionise everyday customer experience and enhance security.
More than 4 in 5 EU consumers plan to use the powers over control of their personal data granted to them by the GDPR, which could prove challenging for Australian companies operating in the region.
Apple has patched a major security vulnerability that allowed root access to Macs running the latest High Sierra operating system without the need to enter a password.
Digital iD technology will be rolled out by Australia Post across various companies and government departments.
Australia's score on the Unisys Security Index, a measure of public concerns over cybersecurity issues, has grown to the highest level since the nation was added to the index in 2006.
Sensing the way you walk could be the latest weapon in the fight to build stronger security into our everyday devices, say researchers from CSIRO's Data61.
Australia Post will integrate its identity verification technology into the government's Digital Identity Framework, in collaboration with the Digital Transformation Agency.
A report from Australia Post indicates that nearly three-quarters of Australians expect to be able to vote online in the 2019 election, and suggests that the organisation could help the government run a secure e-voting system.
With credit card fraud on the rise, Semafone and SecureCo have partnered to provide telephone payment security to Australian call centres.