Audit Failure 2019: Queensland government cyber defences fail ethical hack test, sensitive information accessed with relative ease.
Insider Threat 2nd July 2019 – A Queensland Police Officer has now stood down from official duty with the force pending an investigation into allegations of unauthorised access to confidential information.
Incident: Specsavers says Qld customers’ private medical information may have been compromised | ABC News (Australia)
Eyewear giant Specsavers has admitted that the personal information of some clients in regional Queensland is missing.
Fisheries Queensland has blamed a software bug introduced via an update for an incident that left users of its Fishnet Secure portal exposed over the break.
Incident: Yet another Qld cop charged with hacking, One of four to face charges since December | iTnews
by Steven Kirby | Jan 11, 2019 | Australian InfoSec Incident, Australian InfoSec Incidents 2019, Hacked, Insider Threat, iTnews, Police and Law Enforcement, Queensland, State Government, Unauthorised Access
The 33-year-old has been charged with “Computer Hacking and Misuse” after allegedly accessing the Queensland Police Service computer systems and information inappropriately.
Australian real estate network First National has reportedly had information it held on job applicants leaked online.
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: December 19 2018 Queensland’s corruption watchdog the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) has told the state’s...
by Steven Kirby | Dec 5, 2018 | Australian InfoSec Incident, Australian InfoSec Incidents 2018, Data Breach, Insider Threat, iTnews, Police and Law Enforcement, Privacy Breach, Queensland, State Government, Unauthorised Access
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: December 05 2018 A 38-year-old Brisbane police officer has been stood down from active duty over allegations of computer...
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: June 05 2018 Southport Sharks CEO Dean Bowtell said the club had been affected by a malicious software virus, potentially...
by Steven Kirby | Mar 14, 2018 | ABC News (Australia), Australia, Australian InfoSec Incident, Australian InfoSec Incidents 2018, Data Breach, Email, Hacked, Queensland, State Government, Transport and Logistics
Australian Information Security Incident Reported: March 14 2018 Overseas hackers breached the Queensland Transport Department’s cyber security network last year,...