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Call centres are selling your data

Overseas call centres are selling your private data

Call centres are selling your data

When will Australian businesses accept their responsibilities?

Are your devices spying on you?

Magnifying glass held over social media smartphone apps

Are your devices spying on you?

While we all enjoy modern technology; the monitoring these devices perform is another story.

Is the US Govt reading your emails?

Why is the US Government reading your emails?

Is the US Govt reading your emails?

The emails of 280 million people worldwide are being scanned by the US Government.

Digital security tips for travellers

How to protect yourself from cybercrime when you travel

Digital security tips for travellers

Five digital security tips to help protect you from cybercrime when you travel.

Census farce no laughing matter

ABS claims a malicious hack responsible for Census site outage

Census farce no laughing matter

ABS confirms that the Census website was hacked last night.

200 million accounts compromised

200 million Yahoo accounts up for sale

200 million accounts compromised

The stolen records of 200 million email accounts are now for sale online.

Is your private data being sold?

Credit company under fire for allegedly selling private information

Is your private data being sold?

Credit reporting agency Veda is being criticised for allegedly selling private data.

How to spot a fake email

Fake emails explained

How to spot a fake email

Drew explains how you can protect yourself from email scams.

Cyber militia to fight cybercrime

Experts call on governments to set up ‘cyber militias’ to fight cybercrime

Cyber militia to fight cybercrime

Should the Government enlist the help of cyber-savvy civilians to help fight cybercrime?

425 million user accounts hacked

425 million user accounts hacked in massive online security breach

425 million user accounts hacked

The personal data of 425 million internet users has been hacked and sold online.

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