McAfee Labs' latest Threat Report found that cryptomining malware samples surged 629% in Q1 and a further 86% during Q2.
The creators of the powerful Mirai malware have avoided jail time due to their "extraordinary cooperation" with the US Justice Department.
More than 700 cybersecurity incidents have been reported between 1 April and 30 June, according to the latest threat report from CERT NZ.
Australia's top privacy groups have urged parliament to reject a Bill that would allow law enforcement to demand tech companies provide access to encrypted data.
The Global Cybersecurity Centre of Excellence (CCoE) has been launched by Ava Group.
Personal and financial details including payment card numbers of 380,000 British Airways customers have been exposed in a protracted data breach.
Australia has the dubious honour of being the fourth top host of malicious domains in the world, ahead of both China and Russia.
The world's largest open data hackathon will be held at the University of Queensland this weekend.
All Australians who want to keep their data secure are being urged to notify parliament.
Australia's largest ever cybersecurity challenge will be hosted by the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) and Splunk.
The Australian Cyber Security Centre has opened a new headquarters in Canberra.
Internet industry representatives have expressed major concerns over the federal government's proposed new law that would force technology companies to decrypt data when requested by law enforcement.
Juniper Research expects the number of records compromised in data breaches worldwide to increase from 12bn this year to over 33bn in 2023.
Australian law enforcement was involved in a joint effort that has resulted in the arrest and charge in the US of three alleged members of cybercrime group Fin7.
Telstra has revealed a data leak that exposed the contact details of 18 users of its Your Telstra Tools online service for business customers.