identity theft

Valentine credit data crackdown delivers kiss of death for online fraud

Valentine credit data crackdown delivers kiss of death for online fraud

User-initiated bans bite from today.
Feb 14 2020 12:54PM
Man charged over $11m cyber hit on super funds

Man charged over $11m cyber hit on super funds

Payroll details modified after obtaining personal details.
Feb 6 2020 11:08AM
Australians lost $16m to ID theft so far this year

Australians lost $16m to ID theft so far this year

Prompts fresh warning to report incidents.
Jul 23 2019 11:30AM
NSW launches ID recovery service for cyber attack victims

NSW launches ID recovery service for cyber attack victims

For NSW govt customers.
Jul 18 2019 5:01PM
Securitas boss bankrupted after ID theft

Securitas boss bankrupted after ID theft

Booted from job and board appointments.
Jul 14 2017 11:45AM
NSW pawnbrokers baulk at new MAC address laws

NSW pawnbrokers baulk at new MAC address laws

Concerned about privacy, legal ramifications.
Mar 8 2016 11:13AM
Millions of US citizens' personal data taken in OPM hack

Millions of US citizens' personal data taken in OPM hack

Stolen data includes social security details.
Jul 10 2015 6:43AM
One login, one password, one huge data breach

One login, one password, one huge data breach

[Blog post] Transparency for myGov security, please.
May 28 2014 11:19AM
Experian investigated over data breach

Experian investigated over data breach

Exposure of 200m social security numbers.
Apr 4 2014 11:54AM
AusCERT2012: Calls for real-time drug reporting

AusCERT2012: Calls for real-time drug reporting

Pseudoephedrine blocks not enough.
May 18 2012 11:43AM
Medical ID fraud booming

Medical ID fraud booming

Executives need wake up call.
May 4 2012 8:00AM
11,000 tweeters disclose email addresses in one day

11,000 tweeters disclose email addresses in one day

More than 11,000 email addresses were published on Twitter over a 24-hour period.
Jan 20 2012 7:53AM
Beware Facebook Timeline scam pages

Beware Facebook Timeline scam pages

There's no Timeline Office.
Jan 6 2012 10:47AM
Police bust 55 in US cyber fraud, ID theft ring

Police bust 55 in US cyber fraud, ID theft ring

Bank insiders helped bypass anti-fraud technologies.
Dec 21 2011 6:46AM
Cops bust largest fraud ring in US history

Cops bust largest fraud ring in US history

New York criminals rent Lamborghinis, Porches, fly private jets.
Oct 11 2011 4:34PM
Microsoft kills botnet, names mastermind

Microsoft kills botnet, names mastermind

41,000 computers freed in botnet take-down.
Sep 28 2011 10:16AM
Scams exploiting Amy Winehouse, Norway massacre

Scams exploiting Amy Winehouse, Norway massacre

Warnings have been made about a multitude of social networking videos claiming to show late singer Amy Winehouse.
Jul 26 2011 9:03AM
Hackers target Australians' super funds

Hackers target Australians' super funds

Victims often take years to realise crimes.
Jun 20 2011 6:26AM
Crooks siphon super funds

Crooks siphon super funds

Victims often take years to realise crimes.
Jun 17 2011 1:20PM
Photos: AusCERT Day 1

Photos: AusCERT Day 1

Delegates gathered at the Royal Pines resort on the Gold Coast for the 10th annual AusCERT conference.
May 16 2011 5:30PM

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