Scam puts smartphone users at risk

A scam nicknamed Stagefright has been called the “worst Android vulnerability in the mobile operating system’s history” and puts 95 per cent of Android users at risk.

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Are you being watched?

A new study shows that your computer's webcam might not be as secure as you think. Could someone be watching you?

ASIO headquarters hacked

Blueprints of ASIO’s new headquarters have been hacked

6.5 million LinkedIn Passwords hacked

A Russian forum user yesterday claimed to have hacked LinkedIn and uploaded a list of 6,458,020 encrypted passwords as proof. LinkedIn this morning confirmed that the passwords correspond with accounts on their network. These accounts have had their passwords reset and an email sent to the user asking them to create a new password.

Security issues a major concern

Cybercrime figures are at an all time high and growing significantly