Systemic attacks are on the rise for the Australian private sector and government, making cyber resilience planning more challenging, but there is hope.
US Colonial Pipeline disrupted by ransomware attack, a Telstra service provider was infiltrated, scammers hacked and exploited Domain, hackers offer to help Irish health service recover from a cyberattack, Parliament House was targeted by 'brute force' cyberattack, and a hacker group threatened a Victorian high school.
Understanding cybercriminal archetypes can help us better anticipate the nature of future attacks, where threats are most likely to come from, and the motivations of the perpetrators.
It's the perfect time to review your online privacy habits and make sure your confidential information stays confidential.
Given how much we all depend on mobile apps in our day-to-day lives, it’s no surprise hackers are finding new ways to exploit and weaponise them.