A new report claims Facebook approached major Australian politcal parties with advanced data matching functionality for targeting voters in marginal seats.
It is expected that the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will attract high levels of cybercrime, with businesses urged to stay alert for the possibility.
The failure of regulators, firms and individuals to protect sensitive data is behind cases such as the Cambridge Analytica furore, says Sydney academic.
A major vulnerability in Telstra's popular Argus patient record sharing software may have left Australians' sensitive medical details exposed to attack.
Facebook's market value has plunged over allegations that Cambridge Analytica used profile data to influence the US presidential election.
The Privacy Commissioner will check to see if Australians' private Facebook data was acquired by Cambridge Analytica.
Improving cybersecurity will be in focus under a new innovation program jointly run by the NSW Government and State of Israel.
Sensitive information on close to half of shipping company Svitzer's Australian employees was compromised over a nearly 11-month period.
Consumers are warned to be aware of scammers impersonating the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), demanding cryptocurrency like Bitcoin as payment for fake tax debts.
There has been a record increase in healthcare attacks, fileless malware and cryptocurrency mining, according to a new report by McAfee Labs.
Cybersecurity practices and building a culture of resilience will be on the agenda at the Australian Cyber Security Centre Conference.
Bitcoin's value has led to an increase in attacks that consume computing power to mine for cryptocurrencies.
APRA's Geoff Summerhayes says Australian financial institutions are among the top global targets for cybercriminals.
A 1.7 Tbps DDoS attack on the customer of a major US service provider has been spotted by Arbor Networks' ATLAS threat-monitoring system.
Pronto Software has partnered with and invested in Forticode to provide highly secure smartphone-based authentication for Australian businesses.