Incident: Cyber security official downloaded animated child porn on secure network | SMH

Incident: Cyber security official downloaded animated child porn on secure network | SMH

Australian Information Security Incident Reported: January 28 2019

A former senior cyber security official has been sentenced to a suspended prison term for using a secure government network to download animated child pornography.

Canberra man, was an assistant director within the cyber and information security branch of the Australian Signals Directorate.

Source: Cyber security official downloaded animated child porn on secure network

Oz military megahack: When crappy defence contractor cybersecurity ‘isn’t uncommon’, surely alarm bells ring? | The Register

While Australia’s federal government scrambles to hose down a hacking incident, it’s important to ask why a defence contractor of any size could run a network so insecure it exposed default administrative interfaces to the Internet.

Source: Oz military megahack: When crappy defence contractor cybersecurity ‘isn’t uncommon’, surely alarm bells ring? • The Register