How avoid being tracked online

The internet is most likely monitoring every move you make through your computer or device and, unless you know the tricks to avoid being tracked, there’s not a lot you can do about it.

Identity Theft

Lock out the scammers

Digital paranoia has spiked due to the coronavirus pandemic, but there are security measures available to safeguard your online safety.


Don’t let smart devices hijack Xmas

Exercise caution when purchasing smart gifts this Christmas.

Safety Online

Don’t get spied on when travelling

As much as we may like to think our phones and laptops are secure, they can’t stand up against state-funded hacking operations.

Safety Online

Hackers are now targeting councils

Ransomware attacks are becoming increasingly complex, as hackers find creative ways to beat ordinary systems of defence.

Safety Online

What is ‘juice jacking’?

Travellers are again being warned of the dangers of using USB charging devices at airports, shopping centres or anywhere they’re publicly available, as the charging ports may be loaded with malware and used to steal your information and money.

Secure Access

Facial recognition concerns

The Morrison government has been keen to introduce a new scheme that would allow government agencies, telcos and banks to use facial recognition technology.


Gadgets to make travel safer

Being mugged or ripped off can turn any dream holiday into your worst nightmare. These five travel gadgets will help to keep your holiday safe and secure.

Finance News

Retirement savings under attack

Australia’s huge superannuation savings pool is vulnerable to cyber attacks, says payment technology company InPayTech, which is concerned about the security of your retirement savings and your identity.


Big brother is watching you

Data from drivers' licences will be uploaded to the Federal Government's National Driver Licence Facial Recognition Solution.


Tech to cut airport wait times

The days of removing items from carry-on bags may be behind travellers moving through Australia’s second busiest airport with new tech that will halve security checkpoint time for travellers.


What’s at risk in hospital hackings?

When hospitals are hacked, the public hears about the number of victims – but not what information the cybercriminals stole.

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