#Cyber Security

Sorin Toma

Sorin Toma

The Grinch Is Trying To Hack Your Christmas. Here's How To Stop It.

3 min read

Hackers love Christmas. It’s the one time of the year guaranteed to draw inexperienced shoppers online, like flies into their dark web.

Exclusive

Exclusive

Cybersex Predator Specifically Targeting Young Aussie Muslim Girls

4 min read

An online sex predator is using Instagram and followers of a popular Sydney shop to dupe young Australian Muslim girls into sharing explicit and degrading photos and videos of themselves.

Katina Michael

Katina Michael

What To Do If A Border Agent Demands Access To Your Phone

4 min read

Imagine returning home to Australia or New Zealand after a long-haul flight, exhausted and red-eyed.

Politics

Politics

Australia Condemns 'Malicious' Russia Over Hacking

2 min read

Australia has called out "malicious" cyber activity from Russia's military, backing British accusations that the government has targeted politics, business and media.

Tech

Tech

Millions Of Marriages Could Be In Trouble Due To Facebook's Latest Security Breach

3 min read

Hackers have gained access to Facebook yet again, this time potentially exposing the private messages and photos of almost 100 million users.

Tech

Tech

'Massive Power Grab': Privacy Experts Lash Gov't Encryption Proposals

4 min read

"The legislation is very specifically saying it's not a back door, while simultaneously ensuring they install multiple side doors and windows."

Views

Views

It's Way Too Easy For Hackers To Watch Your Kids Online At School

3 min read

As a parent, it scares me to think that someone might be watching my kids at school. Waiting. Scanning. 

Politics

Politics

The Five Biggest My Health Dramas Of The Week

5 min read

Doctors, police and government at odds over privacy and access to health information.

Views

Views

Why I'm Opting Out Of My Health Record, And You Should Too

3 min read

The opt-out period for My Health Record begins Monday and I, like many of my IT and privacy knowledgeable colleagues, have opted out as fast as I could.

News

News

Chinese Hackers Hit ANU In Major Cyber Attack

1 min read

Chinese hackers have breached ANU's IT system

Tech

Tech

Laws Can't Protect Kids From Online Game Abuse

4 min read

Around 200,000 young Australians have been abused or cyberbullied while playing online games in the past 12 months.

Views

Views

Hackers Are Helping Themselves To Your Medical Records

3 min read

The ‘Dark Web’ sounds like something invented by Hollywood; the title of a B-grade science fiction movie.

Views

Views

Would You Trade Your Child's Privacy For A Few Likes?

3 min read

Respecting kids' rights to future privacy is paramount.

News

News

Facebook Reveals Just How Good It Is At Moderating The Content We See

4 min read

In a first-of-its-kind report, Facebook has revealed it's far better at policing content containing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and even terrorist propaganda than it is at weeding out hate speech.