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The threat actor behind the Sony hack is selling up and getting out of the ransomware business.
David Hollingworth • Sat, 02 Dec 2023
Cloudflare detects 350m DDoS attacks per day
Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are spiking sharply in Australia and around the globe, according to cloud and network security company Cloudflare.
Daniel Croft • Mon, 30 Oct 2023
Beyond the Binary: Creative Problem Solving in Cyber Security
While often defined by cold hard data, the truth is that cyber security professionals need to adopt a creative mindset to stay ahead of threat actors.
Interactive • Mon, 30 Oct 2023
Security researcher uses simple trick to access data of more than 1,000 Teslas
An unsecured open-source app is leaving a mountain of data open to anyone looking for it.
David Hollingworth • Mon, 30 Oct 2023
SA patient records deleted in ‘isolated data incident’
The records of 121 SA Health patients have been impacted, along with contact details of over 12,000 more patients.
LockBit ransomware gang claims Boeing data breach
Aerospace giant Boeing is “assessing the claim” as the date of publication counts down following a hack.
David Hollingworth • Sat, 28 Oct 2023
Russian hackers claim takedown of WA’s Transperth transport agency with DDoS attack
The Noname057(16) hacking group has targeted four Australian websites, with varying success.
David Hollingworth • Fri, 27 Oct 2023
Apple releases second tranche of patches addressing TriangleDB spyware
The iPhone maker has released an update for a range of its older devices, following spyware revelations from Kaspersky earlier this year.
US Senator quizzes 23andMe boss over hack that could affect millions
Following a credential stuffing attack that saw the genetic details of millions of customers for sale online, US officials are seeking answers.
New ransomware groups spur attack growth to record levels
Ransomware attacks are occurring at record levels, with September marking the highest number of ransomware attacks ever recorded. But it’s not the big player ransomware ...
Daniel Croft • Thu, 26 Oct 2023
Cyber Security Awareness Month: The AFP on the lure of phishing
Phishing is a growing scourge of businesses and emails alike.
David Hollingworth • Thu, 26 Oct 2023
16 AFP members at serious risk following HWL Ebsworth breach
Fallout from the HWL Ebsworth has resulted in 16 current and former Australian Federal Police (AFP) personnel being the most at risk.
AFP arrests Melbourne man accused of laundering $100m in cyber crime funds
A Melbourne-based Chinese national has been charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) for laundering $100 million worth of cyber crime proceeds.
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