Chinese espionage group targeting telcos, defence companies

25 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Chinese hacker group Thrip is involved in a targeted espionage operation against satellite, telecoms and defence companies in SEA and the US.

28% of Aussie orgs impacted by cryptojacking in Q1

21 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Some 28% of Australian organisations encountered cryptojacking attacks in Q1 and 21% encountered mobile malware, a new report has found.

Job applicants' data exposed in PageUp breach

19 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

PageUp has provided an update on the potential data breach disclosed by the company at the start of the month.

World Cup could lead to surge in cyber threats

18 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be a breeding ground for cyber attacks and malicious activity, if prior events are any indication.

Trust and risk highlighted at ISACA CACS event

14 June, 2018

Cybersecurity, resilience and building trust will be key themes at ISACA's upcoming Oceania Computer, Audit, Control and Security (CACS) Conference.

Tips for avoiding ransomware attacks

08 June, 2018

New research from WatchGuard Technologies reveals that more than one in five Australians have been the victim of a ransomware attack.

Govt to introduce decryption law soon

07 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Law agencies will be able to demand that telcos and big tech companies decrypt suspects' data, under a new federal government draft Bill.

ATEN secure KVM switches

07 June, 2018 | Supplied by: ATEN ANZ Pty Ltd

The ATEN PSS PP v3.0 secure KVM switches provide isolation between computer sources and peripherals while sharing a single keyboard, mouse, monitor, speaker set and common access card (CAC) reader between connected computers of various security classifications.

Unlicensed software a security risk: BSA research

06 June, 2018

Unlicensed software raises the risk of cyber attacks, according to new research by BSA | The Software Alliance.

Boards ramping up security, privacy investments

06 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Company boards are rushing to ensure compliance with the new EU GDPR and respond to the expanding cyber threat landscape.

92m records stolen from DNA testing site

06 June, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The email addresses and hashed passwords of all customers who had signed up to MyHeritage by October 2017 have been stolen in a data breach.

Employee behaviour perceived as email security threat

06 June, 2018

The overwhelming majority of organisations in ANZ rank poor employee behaviour as the greatest email security concern, according to a new survey.

Australian critical infrastructure at risk

31 May, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

As more Australian utilities and critical infrastructure providers adopt automation and the IIoT, improving security has become an urgent priority.

UK data protection law takes effect

28 May, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

UK citizens will be able to demand free access to data held on them by organisations under a new data protection law coming into effect.

GDPR is an opportunity not a threat

24 May, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Although many Australian businesses won't be ready for the implementation of the EU's GDPR on Friday, experts say it's not time to panic yet.

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