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WEEKLY SECURITY WRAP

Tuesday December 4, 2018

  Latest News  

Govt tries to plug small business systems security holes with cash

By Justin Hendry

$10m available for cyber security testing.

Kubernetes discloses critical privilege escalation flaw

By Ry Crozier

Exploitation difficult to detect.

Govt pushes Flash, Java, web ad blocks in revised infosec manual

By Ry Crozier

Browser hardening and automated patching among 66 new controls.

Citrix resets Sharefile passwords after creds stuffing attacks

By Juha Saarinen

Re-used logins bite users.

Quora hacked, about 100 million user accounts leaked

By Juha Saarinen

Chief executive apologises and promises transparency.

Marriott's Starwood hack hits up to 500m guests

By Jim Finkle and Arjun Panchadar

Attack began four years ago.

NAB tries to spot and fix cloud security gaps in 45 seconds

By Ry Crozier

Creates solution to keep up with cloud app boom.

Australia’s diplomats at odds with crypto bill

By Matt Johnston

DFAT signs on to Paris Call for cyber stability.

Czech security service says Russia behind cyber attacks on foreign ministry

By Jason Hovet

Cites handiwork of APT28 group.

Dell resets all customer passwords after cyber attack

By Jim Finkle

After hackers attempted to steal customer data.

Kiwi spooks nix Huawei from 5G network build

By Juha Saarinen

Spark "disappointed" it can't use Chinese telco vendor's 5G gear.

Govt piles on encryption pressure in final week

By Ry Crozier

Debate to resume despite joint parliamentary inquiry.

  Most Read  

AWS reveals its own CPUs and they’re nothing to do with x86

NBN Co puts first G.fast capable kerbside kit in the ground

NBN Co's node cabinets turned into things of beauty

NAB dependency on IT consultants slammed by chair Ken Henry

Centrelink's big cashless card upgrade gets stuck at the checkout

 
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