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In a story that is a horrific example of what can go wrong from a cybersecurity perspective for government agencies, the Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner’s (OVIC) has made public findings that an ex-contractor was able to access a key Victorian government IT system 260 times in the year after leaving the service provider for which they worked.
Last week, as Apple was taking the wraps off its new product lines, ransomware threat actors were providing a daring heist – promising “data on the upcoming releases of the company so beloved by many”
The system administrator of an elite Ukrainian hacking group that stole more than 15 million credit cards and bank account details has been sentenced to a decade in US federal prison.
U.S. Dept of Treasury has imposed sweeping sanctions against Russia for “undermining the conduct of free and fair elections and democratic institutions”
Cyber criminals and government spies were among the millions of people who found their websites and online infrastructure offline after a massive fire at the OVHcloud data centre this week.
The tide of irritating and dangerous phishing emails and SMS messages is set to temporarily plummet across Australia following the arrest of the architect once responsible for half of all phishing sent to the country.
Australian businesses are being warned to “urgently” apply patches to their Microsoft Exchange servers to protect against hackers who are actively exploiting four critical vulnerabilities in widespread global attacks.