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Cyberwarfare is a broad term describing the use of technological force within cyberspace.
24 Feb 2022
Beware of spies and radicalisation attempts online: ASIO chief
This article suggests that social media is being used to radicalise Australians and recruit some Australians as spies.
17 Feb 2022
Social media moderators are like the paramedics of the internet – and they're right in the firing line of trolls
Most people will agree that social can be toxic—very toxic. But if you’re a social-media moderator, or ‘admin’, you can't just put your phone down and step away from the abuse—even if you find the abuse upsetting.
11 Feb 2022
Ransomware: Is the party almost over for the cyber crooks?
Some of the most notorious ransomware groups have had their operations stopped by police authorities— however, new ransomware groups may replace those arrested.
15 Jan 2022
The metaverse is shaping up to be a racist hellscape. It doesn’t have to be that way
To ensure the metaverse, possibly the next iteration of the internet, is inclusive—people from marginalized communities must help to shape it.
3 Jan 2022
The 5 Incidents that Defined Cybersecurity in 2021
Five major cyberattacks occurred during 2021, most of which were Ransomware attacks.
27 Dec 2021
Is this how World War III begins?
If World War III happens, it is more likely to start with cyberattacks than an attack using military forces or weapons.
23 Dec 2021
Inside the cryptocurrency scam: 'Frank' explains how European scammers target Australians for millions
A former crypto scammer-turned-whistle-blower says Australians are easy targets because they are extremely interested in bitcoin, and it was easy to convince them to invest.
21 Dec 2021
Password-stealing and keylogging malware is being spread through fake downloads
Cybercriminals use online advertising to direct people to fake versions of popular software to trick users into downloading their malware.
18 Dec 2021
US military's hacking unit publicly acknowledges taking offensive action to disrupt ransomware operations
This CNN article confirms that the US Military has been taking action against cybercriminals who make ransomware attacks.
14 Dec 2021
Japan, Vietnam Look to Cyber Defense Against China
Japan and Vietnam are working together to ensure they are prepared to counter the growing number of cyberattacks; many of these attacks appear to originate from China.