Australian Information Security Incident Reported: January 10 2017 National Australia Bank mistakenly sent the bank account details of 60,000 customers to an email address...
Incident: Personal details of thousands of residents revealed by Melbourne council in data breach | ABC News (Australia)
by Steven Kirby | Nov 11, 2016 | ABC News (Australia), Australian InfoSec Incidents 2016, Data Handling, Email, Local Government, Medical and Health Care, Privacy, Privacy Breach, User Error, Victoria
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: November 11 2016 A local council in Melbourne’s south-east is embroiled in a privacy breach, after the personal...
REPORT PDF: Victorian Auditor-General – Security of Critical Infrastructure Control Systems for Trains
Victoria’s public rail operators and government authorities aren’t serious enough about the threat of a devastating cyber attack on the network, leaving passengers vulnerable to disruption or worse, the state’s auditor-general has found.
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: October 22 2016 A series of beach mounted webcams, designed to check waves and crowd size have been hacked to focus on...
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: July 20 2016 Dunlop’s site compromised, users redirected to exploit kit. Dunlop parent Ardex Australia said it was...
July 7, 2016. POLICE have launched an investigation into an unprecedented cyber attack against a booming digital real estate firm. The company attacked — Box+Dice — is suggesting it could have been launched by vested interests in the state’s multi-billion dollar housing industry.
March 21, 2016. Toowoomba Regional Council candidate, Diane Warr was left dumbfounded after a hacker posted sexually explicit photographs on her personal Facebook page.
March 7, 2016. HACKERS have replaced the Dandenong Plaza website home page with a disturbing image of a Christmas-themed clown.
February 19, 2016. A cybersecurity breach that led to a shut down of communications in the West Australian parliament on Tuesday night has been blamed on an undiscovered virus.
Incident: Hackers Attack The NSW Government Department Of Resources And Energy | ABC News (Australia)
by Steven Kirby | Feb 4, 2016 | ABC News (Australia), Australia, Australian InfoSec Incidents 2016, Cyber Attack Incident, External Penetration Attack, Government Incident, New South Wales, State Government
February 4, 2016.. The NSW Government Department of Resources and Energy has revealed that it was the target of a cyber attack in December 2015, during the time several major projects were being considered. This includes the $1.2 billion Shenhua Watermark coal mine, indirectly controlled by the Chinese government — which experts say is a possible source of the attack.