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Cisco has released a patch for its IOS XE software after revealing a second flaw has been actively exploited by hackers
David Hollingworth • Tue, 24 Oct 2023
Cyber Security Awareness Month: The AFP explains viruses and worms
While ransomware tends to make the headlines, viruses and worms are still a key part of any hacker’s toolkit.
Hackers breach Okta’s support systems using stolen credentials
A cyber attack on security and user authentication service provider Okta has led to threat actors gaining access to the ...
Daniel Croft • Tue, 24 Oct 2023
Report: Who has better online cyber security habits – Boomers or Millennials?
In the lead-up to the busy Christmas shopping period, a new survey has revealed the security habits of online shoppers
Adopting new cyber measures a key priority for businesses as cyber threat concerns grow
Concerns regarding the growing cyber threat continue to rise despite organisations working hard to secure themselves ...
Microsoft unveils $5bn investment in Australian tech sector
Innovation, skills, artificial intelligence (AI), and working with the Australian Signals Directorate on cyber security ...
Hamas drops media app linked to Palestinian hacking groups and Iran
Researchers have uncovered a cluster of Palestinian hackers using an Android app that appears to use infrastructure with ...
David Hollingworth • Mon, 23 Oct 2023
Casio cyber attack affects customers in 149 countries
Japanese watch and electronics manufacturer Casio has notified customers from 149 countries that it had suffered a data ...
Daniel Croft • Mon, 23 Oct 2023
Cyber Security Awareness Month: The AFP breaks down keyloggers
Keyloggers can track everything you type on your keyboard.
ICC says cyber attack an act of espionage
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has released new details regarding the breach it suffered last month.
Pakistani threat actor targets Optus Stadium with DDoS attack
The website of the West Australian stadium was briefly taken down by a distributed denial-of-service attack over the ...
Telemarketer Pareto Phone collapses, months after donors and charities alike exposed by hack
Pareto Phone’s employees were told on Thursday (19 October) not to bother showing up for work on Friday.
David Hollingworth • Sat, 21 Oct 2023
Palo Alto Networks evolves cloud security with code-to-cloud intelligence
World-leading cyber security firm Palo Alto Networks has announced an evolution in the world of cloud security, in line ...
Daniel Croft • Fri, 20 Oct 2023
Ransomware group Ragnar Locker’s darknet leak site taken down by cyber cops
Yesterday (19 October), the site hosted the details of around 150 victims – now it’s only hosting a takedown notice
David Hollingworth • Fri, 20 Oct 2023
AFP chief hands over Five Eyes Law Enforcement Group leadership to US counterpart
The Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police has passed the leadership baton to the US Immigration and Customs ...
Cyber Security Awareness Month: The AFP on botnets
With Cyber Security Awareness Month in full swing, we’re continuing to share a video series from the Australian Federal ...
SA government defends slow cyber response after 14,000 staff affected
Responding to the criticism it received for its late response, the South Australian government denies accusations that ...
Cyber Security Awareness Month: Insecure password practices are a risk to Aussie businesses
Cyber attacks using stolen or compromised credentials are on the rise, but despite this, Australian workers continue to ...
Pro-Palestinian hacktivist group vows to target Australia
A hacking group that has leaked the data of thousands of Indian citizens in recent weeks has promised to turn its ...
SA government breach ignites calls for swifter cyber response
Data belonging to the South Australian government has been confirmed stolen, after hackers gained access to it through a ...
Daniel Croft • Thu, 19 Oct 2023
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