BLUF

Australians need to reduce or prevent cyber-attacks, as the rate and sophistication of such attacks pose a significant risk to individuals and organisations.

Summary

Australia and its citizens are under constant cyber-attack, with one cybercrime every 10 minutes; costing Australia around $29 Billion per annum. According to the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) which is a subsidiary of the Australian Signals Directorate. The ACSC has come up with 60 key recommendations as part of Australia's Cyber Security Strategy 2020. They cover threats to :
  • Critical networks.
  • Small businesses.
  • Individuals.
Threats include: 
What we can do:
 
What do you think you can do personally to prevent cyberattacks from succeeding?