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AFP leading new cross-agency ransomware taskforce

AFP leading new cross-agency ransomware taskforce

Operation Orcus gets underway.
Jul 20 2021 12:51PM
ACSC reinstates level zero maturity rating in Essential Eight

ACSC reinstates level zero maturity rating in Essential Eight

As controls become more strict.
Jul 15 2021 11:03AM
AWS, Google say cyber takeover laws could make incident response worse

AWS, Google say cyber takeover laws could make incident response worse

'Partnership is what needs to happen here, not compulsion'.
Jul 8 2021 1:09PM
ASD chief pushes incident response takeover laws to avoid chasing attack victims

ASD chief pushes incident response takeover laws to avoid chasing attack victims

After unknown company refused assistance.
Jun 15 2021 3:46PM
ACSC scanning helped govt agencies avert MobileIron compromise

ACSC scanning helped govt agencies avert MobileIron compromise

In one case by a matter of hours.
Jun 11 2021 7:00AM
New Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities require urgent patching: ACSC

New Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities require urgent patching: ACSC

March patches no good to stop persistent access to systems.
Apr 14 2021 6:45PM
RAT scammers pose as the Australian Cyber Security Centre

RAT scammers pose as the Australian Cyber Security Centre

Phone calls and emails targeting Australians.
Jan 6 2021 6:50AM
ACSC countered 2266 cyber security incidents last year

ACSC countered 2266 cyber security incidents last year

Govt, critical infrastructure worst affected sectors.
Sep 4 2020 11:54AM
ACSC steers govt cloud security path as market opens up

ACSC steers govt cloud security path as market opens up

As centralised model gives way to self-assessment.
Jul 27 2020 1:02PM
Govt frets on critical infrastructure hack threat

Govt frets on critical infrastructure hack threat

Control systems in the firing line.
May 22 2020 4:35PM
Crooks play Microsoft numbers game in fresh 1800 scam

Crooks play Microsoft numbers game in fresh 1800 scam

Please have your identity and account details ready …
Apr 24 2020 1:57PM
ACSC issues FUD-busting COVID-19 WFH guide

ACSC issues FUD-busting COVID-19 WFH guide

"Passwords are passé!" declares national cyber guardian.
Apr 15 2020 1:11PM
ACSC called in on 427 fed govt security incidents last year

ACSC called in on 427 fed govt security incidents last year

But posture and reporting systems improving.
Apr 14 2020 1:05PM
ASD mounts offensive operations against cybercrime infrastructure

ASD mounts offensive operations against cybercrime infrastructure

As other forms of criminal enterprise dry up.
Apr 7 2020 10:00AM
ASD issues warning over cheap and nasty video conferencing

ASD issues warning over cheap and nasty video conferencing

But carefully doesn't mention Zoom by name.
Apr 2 2020 1:44PM
Nothing beats cyber FUD to squander trust and irritate people

Nothing beats cyber FUD to squander trust and irritate people

Analysis: Plenty of denials, not much service.
Mar 23 2020 11:55PM
ASD names new chiefs for ACSC, signals operations

ASD names new chiefs for ACSC, signals operations

PM&C incident response and Home Affairs counter terrorism experts promoted.
Feb 28 2020 6:00PM
ACSC gets to grips with Mailto threat after Toll Group infection

ACSC gets to grips with Mailto threat after Toll Group infection

Releases hash of ransomware "from this incident".
Feb 6 2020 5:30PM
Former ACSC chief MacGibbon blasts calls to legitimise screen scrapers

Former ACSC chief MacGibbon blasts calls to legitimise screen scrapers

“Precisely the wrong message”.
Jan 21 2020 6:50AM
Search for next Australian Cyber Security Centre chief begins

Search for next Australian Cyber Security Centre chief begins

As outgoing head prepares to leave.
Jan 17 2020 1:15PM

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