Latest cybercrime News

ACSC asks, ‘Have you been hacked?’
Fake employment ads rob jobseekers of money and personal details
Small businesses urged to take urgent action to safeguard internet identity
Cybercrime warning for ‘hi mum’ text message scam
Second man charged over SMS phishing scam
Cybercrime Squad issue warning after more than $2 million stolen under ‘Hi Mum’ scam, NSW
AUSTRAC partners with Pacific to combat money laundering and boost regional security
UN expert slams court decision upholding criminal conviction of Maria Ressa and shutdown of media outlets
New ACSC guidance released to help Australians avoid risks related to social media and messaging applications
Payment redirection scams cost Australian businesses $227 million last year
NSW police charge man after more than $170,000 stolen during BEC scam
Payment redirection scams cost Australian businesses $227 million last year
CBA introduces leading AI technology to protect more customers from scams
Europol Agreement will assist New Zealand law enforcement in tackling serious crime
Drug traffickers targeting online job seekers
AFP launches activity book for school children
ACSC has launched new campaign on Business Email Compromise
Business Email Compromise Campaign
Simple tool to make websites more secure and curb hacking
CSIRO’s offer to SMEs working in cyber security
Former Chair, CEO and CFO of Bruck Textile Technologies charged with preventing recovery of employee entitlements
AUSTRAC’s Fintel Alliance recognised for collaboration, receives International Compliance Association award
Sophisticated ‘dark web’ drug supply syndicate dismantled, NSW
RMIT launches new Cyber Security courses in Asia’s thriving tech hub
Joint advisory released for Managed Service Providers and Customers to mitigate cybersecurity risks
Abnormal Security raises $200M+ at $4B valuation to protect modern enterprise workforce, with its AI-based email security platform
AUSTRAC accepts enforceable undertaking from National Australia Bank
Joint cybersecurity advisory released on 2021’s top routinely exploited vulnerabilities
AUSTRAC and VGCCC strengthen partnership through updated MOU
AUSTRAC works with businesses to target ransomware and criminal use of digital currencies
Service disruption at Hindley Street Police Station, South Australia
NSW police charge three over ‘dark web’ drug supply network
Man extradited from Victoria over $600,000 BEC scam of film production company, NSW
Consultation on Australia’s National Data Security Action Plan
Decoded: 75 years of Australian Signals Directorate
Police charge woman over deceased estate fraud at Gold Coast
Remembering March 15, three years on
AFP celebrates International Women’s Day
AUSTRAC commences proceedings in Federal Court against Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth
Cybercrime Squad detectives charge man over dark web drug supply, NSW
Adelaide couple jailed for $1m hacking scheme
AUSTRAC orders audit of three Bell Financial Group entities’ compliance with financial crime laws
Cyber resources for small businesses
Australia joins US and UK to warn of 2021 Ransomware trends
New guidelines aim to combat cybercrime
AFP podcast provides insight to how crime is interrupted
Back to school with cyber secure devices
Keeping kids safe online