cybercrime

Victorians lost $31.9 million to business email compromise in 2021

Victorians lost $31.9 million to business email compromise in 2021

VPNs cooperating with Victoria Police Cybercrime Squad.
May 9 2022 6:35AM
White House plans 30-country meeting on cybercrime and ransomware

White House plans 30-country meeting on cybercrime and ransomware

To combat the growing threat.
Oct 4 2021 9:07AM
Russian security chief says Moscow will work with US to find hackers

Russian security chief says Moscow will work with US to find hackers

A week after US and Russian leaders pledged cooperation.
Jun 24 2021 12:16PM
Govt is looking at mandatory reporting for cybercrime incidents

Govt is looking at mandatory reporting for cybercrime incidents

Home Affairs boss indicates a scheme is 'likely'.
May 25 2021 11:56AM
Law enforcement used encryption-busting laws 11 times last year

Law enforcement used encryption-busting laws 11 times last year

NSW Police issued seven technical assistance requests.
Mar 19 2021 4:09PM
WA Police, Facebook warn against 'cyber' laws

WA Police, Facebook warn against 'cyber' laws

Should strengthen existing laws rather than create more.
Oct 19 2017 4:04PM
Queensland cops swoop over alleged myTax fraud

Queensland cops swoop over alleged myTax fraud

Taxpayers warned to keep personal details safe.
Oct 5 2017 6:59PM
DFAT to dole out cyber grants for Indo-Pacific projects

DFAT to dole out cyber grants for Indo-Pacific projects

Calls for bids to secure up to $100,000.
Jan 23 2017 5:02PM
Cyber scammers pose as anti-cybercrime officials

Cyber scammers pose as anti-cybercrime officials

ACORN warns users it will never call them out of the blue.
Jan 23 2017 6:37AM
Italian siblings arrested over alleged hacking of former PM, Vatican

Italian siblings arrested over alleged hacking of former PM, Vatican

Police claim 18,000 high-profile email accounts targeted.
Jan 12 2017 10:51AM
Cops arrest scores of young cybercrims worldwide

Cops arrest scores of young cybercrims worldwide

Anti-DDoS campaign gets serious.
Dec 13 2016 6:44AM
Tesco online banking heist costs $4 million

Tesco online banking heist costs $4 million

Bank resumes services.
Nov 10 2016 6:16AM
Bangladesh claims to have recovered some cash stolen in cyber heist

Bangladesh claims to have recovered some cash stolen in cyber heist

Bank officials descend on Manila.
Nov 9 2016 6:53AM
Crims place booby-trapped USB drives in letter boxes

Crims place booby-trapped USB drives in letter boxes

Victorians warned not to plug in malware-laden devices.
Sep 22 2016 10:12AM
US court convicts Russian politician's son for hacking

US court convicts Russian politician's son for hacking

Stole 2.9 million credit card numbers.
Aug 26 2016 11:49AM
Hacker used stolen press releases for insider trading

Hacker used stolen press releases for insider trading

Staff credentials bought on black market.
May 17 2016 4:43PM
The human factor: the untold impact of data breaches

The human factor: the untold impact of data breaches

Tracking the data from Australia’s iDcare.
May 17 2016 11:00AM
SWIFT technicians blamed for Bangladesh bank vulnerabilities

SWIFT technicians blamed for Bangladesh bank vulnerabilities

Police point to errors integrating settlement system.
May 9 2016 1:52PM
DDoS blackmailers scare users with empty threats

DDoS blackmailers scare users with empty threats

'Armada Collective' emails dupe recipients.
Apr 26 2016 9:03AM

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