Cybercriminals are targeting construction companies to conduct business email compromise scams. All parties to construction projects should be vigilant when emailing about invoices and bank details.
Google released Chrome version 91.0.4472.114 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The patch notes for this version can be viewed at Chrome Release Note.
Encryption Whenever you send private data to another computer or server on the internet, which happens many times a day, thereis some risk involved. It's a bit like Little Red Riding Hood's mother sending her to her grandmother's house on the other side of the woods. Those woods, which she has to cross alone without defence, have an assortment of dangers.
The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) is aware an ongoing ransomware campaign utilising the Avaddon Ransomware malware. This campaign is actively targeting Australian organisations in a variety of sectors. This advisory provides details of Avaddon threat actors, dark web activity, targeted countries and sectors, the malware infection chain, and known Techniques, Tools, and Procedures (TTPs). If activity is identified relating to this advisory please report any findings to the ACSC.
Pradeo’s Mobile Threat Defense services are now integrated with Knox Manage, Samsung’s mobile device management (MDM) solution available with Knox Suite. Starting today, organizations can simply automate the protection of their mobile fleet, knocking out in a few clicks all the increasing cyberthreats (such as malware or data exfiltration) targeting enterprise mobility.
Just before Christmas 2018, the Federal Government quietly unveiled its new Digital Economy Strategy - titled Australia's Tech Future (PDF).
The Australian government's decision to ban Chinese company, Huawei, from involvement in the 5G rollout is a “significant change which fundamentally undermines Australia’s 5G future”, asserts Vodafone.
Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has ditched a separate Minister for Cyber Security, instead folding the portfolio into the Home Affairs department under Peter Dutton.
Australia's proposed cyber-security legislation, released yesterday, will force carriers and social media giants to provide police with access to content and systems - or face fines up to $10 million.
Cyber attack is last on a list of "acute shocks" that Sydney faces according to Resilient Sydney: a strategy for city resilience plan released by Sydney Lord Mayor, Clover Moore.