ACSC issues AusPost, AFP ransomware warning 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Significant campaign" puts cyber crime centre on the front foot.
 
Police shut down 'Darkode' hacking forum 
Jul 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
International law enforcement arrests 28.
 
Symantec's Morpho misstep 
By Tony Campbell | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] What's in a name?
 
Morpho hackers hit Apple, Microsoft for corporate data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cyber gang stealing sensitive info from big business.
 
Symantec poaches Oracle exec to head Australia 
By Tony Yoo | Jul 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Six-month search ends with Ian McAdam.
 
Blackshades RAT coder handed stiff prison sentence  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spyware co-creator given 57 months by US court.
 
Duqu spyware used stolen Foxconn certs  
By Eric Auchard, Joseph Menn | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Attackers target hardware manufacturers to steal digital credentials.
 
Kaspersky servers infected by 'Duqu 2.0' malware 
By Tom Reeve | Jun 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hackers had access for 'several months' prior to detection.
 
Qld Police warns local business after aggressive hack attack 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Business executive’s family threatened.
 
Ransomware author recants, posts decryption keys 
 
New malware strain destroys master boot record to avoid detection 
 
Aussie enterprises targeted in Bartalex spam campaign 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Office macro downloads malware used in JP Morgan heist.
 
User mistakes aid most cyber attacks 
Apr 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Verizon, Symantec reports reveal popularity of phishing attacks.
 
Point-of-sale malware evolves to target travellers 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
NewPosThings grows its capabilities.
 
Govt's new ACORN system to be revamped 
By John Hilvert | Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lacklustre response triggers overhaul just months after launch.
 
US State Dept shuts down internet systems 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plans to harden infrastructure to protect data.
 
Lenovo stops pre-loading 'bloatware' on PCs 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Offers free anti-virus subscription.
 
World banks robbed of $1.3 billion by hackers 
Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kaspersky discovers Carbanak gang.
 
Symantec ordered to pay for patent infringement 
Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hit with $21.8 million in damages.
 
Extortionists upgrade Reveton ransomware 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New payment method introduced.
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