Posts Tagged ‘preventing cyber attacks’

Cyber shock: PM says Australia under attack by ‘foreign entity’

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Cyber shock: PM says Australia under attack by 'foreign entity' Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Australian private and public sector organisations are being targeted in a sophisticated cyber attack by a foreign entity. “We know it is a sophisticated, state-based cyber actor because of the scale and nature of the…


Cyber attack on wool sales a wake-up call for agriculture

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Cyber attack on wool sales a wake-up call for agriculture The cyber attack on the computer software underpinning the Australian wool trade shows how vulnerable agriculture is to malicious hackers, according to a Charles Sturt University academic. Associate Professor Lihong Zheng from the university's School of Computing and Mathematics and…