crime

Wollongong man charged with 'malicious' telco cable damage

Wollongong man charged with 'malicious' telco cable damage

Allegedly disabled infrastructure to commit fraudulent purchases.
Jul 4 2019 10:13AM
Tabcorp uses data to spot suspicious gamblers and appease regulators

Tabcorp uses data to spot suspicious gamblers and appease regulators

Finding misuse and criminal patterns faster.
Feb 25 2019 12:00PM
NSW Police charge couple over cryptocurrency conversion

NSW Police charge couple over cryptocurrency conversion

Allege $300k in fiat converted and sent offshore.
Sep 27 2018 9:32PM
ASIC skills up on data exfiltration via wi-fi

ASIC skills up on data exfiltration via wi-fi

'Emerging' vector for market crime.
Oct 26 2017 12:07PM
Bikies hack key fobs to steal cars

Bikies hack key fobs to steal cars

Rash of rustled Jeep Wranglers.
Jun 1 2017 9:31AM
Optus topples $4m attempted murder compo case

Optus topples $4m attempted murder compo case

Overturns damages in 15-year-old suit.
Feb 21 2017 6:42AM
US charges three Chinese nationals over law firm hacks

US charges three Chinese nationals over law firm hacks

Allegedly used corporate data for insider trading.
Dec 28 2016 9:23AM
Thousands of UK online bank accounts raided

Thousands of UK online bank accounts raided

Tesco Bank freezes online transactions.
Nov 8 2016 6:43AM
Brandis wants two-year jail sentence for re-identifying govt data

Brandis wants two-year jail sentence for re-identifying govt data

Researchers not automatically exempt.
Oct 12 2016 5:07PM
Govt will make it a crime to re-identify anonymised data

Govt will make it a crime to re-identify anonymised data

Changes to Privacy Act coming.
Sep 28 2016 5:33PM
HEIST attack breaches HTTPS in the browser

HEIST attack breaches HTTPS in the browser

Can tap into HTTPS comms without MITM position.
Aug 5 2016 5:16AM
Chinese hacker jailed over attempt to steal defence blueprints

Chinese hacker jailed over attempt to steal defence blueprints

Corporate espionage targeted fighter jet plans.
Jul 14 2016 10:05AM
Alleged celebrity iCloud hacker to plead guilty

Alleged celebrity iCloud hacker to plead guilty

Faces up to five years for 2014 breaches.
Jul 5 2016 11:37AM
Malaysian immigration officials fired for sabotaging passport system

Malaysian immigration officials fired for sabotaging passport system

Outages allowed people to enter country undetected.
Jun 1 2016 2:00PM
Journalist handed two-year sentence for role in hack

Journalist handed two-year sentence for role in hack

Will fight conviction and sentence.
Apr 14 2016 11:07AM
NSW pawnbrokers forced to share device MAC addresses

NSW pawnbrokers forced to share device MAC addresses

Police crack down on PC, smartphone theft.
Jan 21 2016 11:34AM
Online fraudsters top Aussie cybercrime blacklist

Online fraudsters top Aussie cybercrime blacklist

Authorities field 39,000 complaints in a year.
Jan 18 2016 12:06PM
Cops arrest suspected DDoS extortion gang leader

Cops arrest suspected DDoS extortion gang leader

Australian police help flush out alleged DD4BC boss.
Jan 13 2016 11:30AM
UK privacy watchdog wants to be able to send data thieves to prison

UK privacy watchdog wants to be able to send data thieves to prison

Resumes campaign for new powers.
Jan 12 2016 6:58AM
SA MP tries to outlaw flying drones over homes

SA MP tries to outlaw flying drones over homes

Wants up to six months prison for those caught breaching privacy.
Nov 24 2015 12:59PM

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