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Cyberwarfare is a broad term describing the use of technological force within cyberspace.
20 Jul 2021
Are password managers safe to use in 2021?
Most cyber-security specialists agree that password managers are the most secure way to protect your passwords—this article explains how Password Managers work and the risks in using them.
12 Jul 2021
Taming the cyber wild west
This article claims that cyber capability can be ‘a weapon of mass destruction’; recent US-Russian talks are a step in the right direction towards regulating cyberspace.
6 Jul 2021
Protecting Australia beyond its traditional borders: apps and policing in the internet age
The article examines the call for increased police powers to combat criminal cyber-activity and the need to protect civil liberties.
5 Jul 2021
Government to strengthen Australia’s capability to counter cyber crime
The Australian Government is providing more resources to curtail cybercrime.
19 Jun 2021
US mulling military response to ransomware attacks, Biden officials say
The US is taking ransomware attacks very seriously and is considering how to respond to future cyberattacks.
20 Jun 2021
Five-dimensional combat: Cyber and electromagnetic spectrum targets gain legitimacy in 'Guardian of the Walls'
Operation ‘Guardian of the Walls’ demonstrated Israel’s effective use of cyberwarfare in making a major contribution to preventing Hamas’s military wing from using Gaza to launch missile attacks at Israeli cities.
17 Jun 2021
Here’s how much your personal information is worth to cybercriminals – and what they do with it
Despite media hype about politics and espionage being the driving force behind data breaches, most hackers are motivated by money.
14 Jun 2021
What is Smishing? The 101 guide
Smishing uses misleading text/sms messages that appear to come from a trusted source—the aim is to get you to share information that will enable the sender to get at your money.
5 Jun 2021
Threat of major cyber-attack on critical infrastructure real, national security boss warns
Mike Pezzullo, a senior public servant, has warned that Australia’s critical infrastructure is under ‘immediate’ threat from cyberattacks.
28 May 2021
The bizarre story of the inventor of ransomware
In 1989 Eddie Willems became the worlds first known recipient of a ransomware attack.