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  • Parliament hack a ‘national cyber crisis’

    The Australian Signals Directorate says that it categorised the successful penetration of the Parliament House network as ‘C1’ on the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Cyber Incident Categorisation Matrix.

    Written by Rohan Pearce22 Oct. 19 13:11
  • Scammers impersonate Australian Cyber Security Centre

    The Australian Cyber Security Centre has warned that scammers are seeking to impersonate ACSC staff over the phone, telling a prospective victim that they need help to “act against cyber criminals.”

    Written by Rohan Pearce09 May 19 13:38
  • ACSC warns of phishing danger after Facebook breach

    The head of the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), Alastair MacGibbon, has warned people to be wary of possible phishing attacks in the wake of a Facebook security breach.

    Written by Rohan Pearce02 Oct. 18 09:04
  • National security contractor hacked, government reveals

    ​A hacker gained access to a national security contractor’s system for an “extended period of time” and stole a “significant” amount of data last year, the government will reveal today.

    Written by George Nott10 Oct. 17 09:42

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  • High Consequence Cyber Crime: The Crime of the Century

    Organised criminals are using new tactics to put a new face on old crimes, and with overwhelming success. Better analysis of network data is emerging as a powerful defence helping Australian companies to harness the power of analytics to detect breaches early and minimize their exposure.