Spotlight on Cyber Security Spotlight on Cyber Security

Most infosec leaders agree that traditional security methods, on their own, are no longer enough to combat advanced new threats. But what new techniques and strategies are they using? What lessons have they learnt from breaches?

iTnews will provide some answers to these questions in our Spotlight on Cyber Security, coinciding with the Australian Information Security Association’s national conference on 10-12 October.

Melbourne teen allegedly hacked Apple, court told

Melbourne teen allegedly hacked Apple, court told

FBI contacted AFP.
Aug 17 2018 7:06AM
Australian Cyber Security Centre finally gets its own office

Australian Cyber Security Centre finally gets its own office

New threat and advice website cyber.gov.au created.
Aug 16 2018 11:35AM
IAG open sources AWS frameworks

IAG open sources AWS frameworks

Keeps baking security into code creation for cloud.
Aug 15 2018 6:55AM
Banks warned of global ATM cash-out campaign

Banks warned of global ATM cash-out campaign

Attack of the cloned cards.
Aug 14 2018 9:33AM
Govt finally reveals how it plans to target encryption

Govt finally reveals how it plans to target encryption

Will involve weakening the security of services.
Aug 14 2018 8:10AM
DHS recruits veterans for cyber unit

DHS recruits veterans for cyber unit

Will use real-world skills to fend off attack.
Aug 13 2018 12:00PM
Microsoft mulls software isolation chambers for Win10 Enterprise

Microsoft mulls software isolation chambers for Win10 Enterprise

"InPrivate Desktop" mode to ensure unexpected code can't touch OS.
Aug 13 2018 6:04AM
Nuix founder Castagna cops seven years jail sentence for offshore tax fraud

Nuix founder Castagna cops seven years jail sentence for offshore tax fraud

Ministers savage fraud detection software founder.
Aug 10 2018 5:28PM
US-CERT warns of new RAT threat from North Korea

US-CERT warns of new RAT threat from North Korea

State-sponsored malware writers sharing code.
Aug 10 2018 2:02PM
Decryption laws edge closer to reality

Decryption laws edge closer to reality

Bill to be introduced before year-end.
Aug 9 2018 4:00PM
Samsung Galaxy S7 vulnerable to hacking: researchers

Samsung Galaxy S7 vulnerable to hacking: researchers

Smartphone security flaw uncovered.
Aug 9 2018 7:00AM
Linux vulnerability could lead to DDoS attacks

Linux vulnerability could lead to DDoS attacks

Users advised to apply update.
Aug 8 2018 11:50AM
Big four banks, Sydney uni to tackle school cyber skills

Big four banks, Sydney uni to tackle school cyber skills

Backed by cash splash.
Aug 8 2018 6:55AM
Salesforce code error may have let APIs call wrong data

Salesforce code error may have let APIs call wrong data

Emergency release pushed through.
Aug 6 2018 1:55PM
Virus hits contract chipmaker TSMC's operations

Virus hits contract chipmaker TSMC's operations

Introduced to environment after installing new tool.
Aug 6 2018 7:49AM
New wi-fi crack attack allows outsiders to snag user creds

New wi-fi crack attack allows outsiders to snag user creds

Depending on length and complexity of password.
Aug 6 2018 6:45AM
Android apps found to contain Windows keylogger

Android apps found to contain Windows keylogger

Developed on infected machines.
Aug 3 2018 7:00AM
Reddit IT admin accounts compromised in site hack

Reddit IT admin accounts compromised in site hack

Attackers access old backup file, internal systems.
Aug 2 2018 8:28AM
US charges three Ukrainians in payment card hacking spree

US charges three Ukrainians in payment card hacking spree

FIN7 hit more than 100 US companies.
Aug 2 2018 6:55AM
In your face, passwords: big three browsers all adopt authentication API

In your face, passwords: big three browsers all adopt authentication API

Standard not signed off, but already ubiquitous.
Aug 1 2018 11:04AM

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