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Are Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) the Guardians of the Digital Age?

The ever-expanding digital world presents exciting opportunities, and cybersecurity companies are at the forefront of keeping it safe with innovative solutions. The old methods are not able to match the constant creativity of cybercriminals. This is when Artificial Intelligence (AI)...

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The Rise of Personalization in Ransomware Attacks

Did you hear about the latest ransomware attack on electronic prescriptions provider MediSecure? Alarming, right? Ransomware attacks, in today's digital age, are a constant threat. It is changing from being a mass spam operation to turning into an attack that...

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More Than $557 Million Claimed By Fraudsters—ATO Reveals

The month of July is taxation time for Australians as they log into their myGov account to file tax returns. The expectations of millions of Australians about their myGov account are that it will safeguard their information. But alas! The...

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Gaps Galore in Cybersecurity: An APRA Study Reveals

Scores of Australian companies/entities have fallen victim to the machinations of cyber criminals in recent years. The rates of data breaches have risen phenomenally, and every stakeholder, notably the consumer, has become wary of the existing cybersecurity measures taken by...

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Government Data Up for Grabs by Hackers

HWL Ebsworth, a law firm in Australia, seems to have been hacked by Russian hackers. The incident has sent the Albanese government into a tizzy, prompting the opening of a crisis group in response. Dubbed a major hack in Australia...

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Australian Bond Broker FIIG Securities Hacked – Russian Hackers Claim Responsibility

FIIG Securities, the Australian bond broker with $5 billion under advice and 6,000 Australian investors, has become the latest victim of the notorious Russian ransomware gang. This incident brought to the fore the role of IT security consulting in preventing...

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How to Prevent Cyber Espionage Malware “Snake”

Espionage in the digital age has taken on a new dimension altogether. Countries are using advanced spying tools to snoop on their adversaries. The snooping is not only on government-controlled entities but on other industries as well. These include services,...

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Patient Privacy Compromised Due to Inadequate Cybersecurity in Healthcare

According to CYE’s first cybersecurity maturity report, the healthcare sector can be put at the bottom of the cybersecurity ladder. Also, notwithstanding the fact that the healthcare sector handles highly sensitive patient data, it still lacks when it comes to...

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What Are the Top Cyber Threats Facing E-Commerce Sites?

Ecommerce sites have become a dime a dozen and need to provide a superior customer experience to sustain themselves in the highly competitive business landscape. Customers have taken to online shopping like there is no tomorrow, given its convenience. As...

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Businesses Should Brace for $9 Billion in Cybersecurity Costs

In view of the growing cybersecurity threats to organisations and to secure the interests of consumers, the Australian Federal Government has decided to get tough. It has directed organisations operating critical infrastructure to increase their investment in cybersecurity measures to...

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