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Macquarie Government claims protected-level cloud accreditation from ASD

ZDNet Security - 2 hours 38 min ago
Macquarie Government joins Sliced Tech and Vault Systems in offering the Australian government protected-level cloud services.
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This bank data stealing Android malware is back - and it's now even sneakier

ZDNet Security - 9 hours 6 min ago
BankBot trojan malware waits twenty minutes after the app is used before moving to run its payload.
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Ex-NSA hacker drops macOS High Sierra zero-day hours before launch

ZDNet Security - 9 hours 9 min ago
The vulnerability lets an attacker steal the contents of a Keychain — without needing a password.
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What business should learn from the EU's cyber war games

ZDNet Security - 9 hours 55 min ago
Governments are waking up to the impact that cyber attacks can have on critical infrastructure and other real world facilities.
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Deloitte confirms hack exposed email system

ZDNet Security - 10 hours 51 min ago
It's said that a lack of two-factor authentication on an administrator's account failed to keep attackers out.
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Using thumbprints to prevent ID fraud

ZDNet Security - 11 hours 45 min ago
If you're worried about identity fraud, you can prevent it - at least in the UK - by requiring a thumbprint to verify any transaction that requires a credit check. Jamie Jamieson has been using the idea for 13 years....
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Microsoft adds new Microsoft 365 versions, plus security and management features

ZDNet Security - 12 hours 46 min ago
Microsoft is continuing to evolve its Microsoft 365 subscription bundles. Here's what's coming next.
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VyprVPN: Golden Frog's VPN delivers high-performance, anonymity, and flexibility

ZDNet Security - 13 hours 12 min ago
I've been using Golden Frog's premium-priced virtual private network service exclusively for six months to see how it performs in the real world. Here's what I've learned.
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This malware just got more powerful by adding the WannaCry trick to its arsenal

ZDNet Security - 14 hours 56 min ago
The Retefe banking trojan is now using the EternalBlue exploit that helped spread WannaCry to make attacks more effective.
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Adobe accidentally releases private PGP key

ZDNet Security - 17 hours 17 min ago
The firm's security team failed in a spectacular fashion.
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Cuts could threaten Australia's cyberscience future

ZDNet Security - 18 hours 17 min ago
Australia is investing in short-term cyber technology goals, but what about longer-term strategic investments?
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​M1 launches Mobile Guard malware detection tool for smartphones

ZDNet Security - 20 hours 28 min ago
The telco's M1 Mobile Guard solution is powered by Nokia's NetGuard Endpoint Security network-based anti-malware platform.
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New Verizon leak exposed confidential data on internal systems

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 1:00pm
Dozens of documents reveal detailed maps and configurations of internal Verizon servers.
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1.4 million phishing websites are created every month: Here's who the scammers are pretending to be

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 9:41am
Criminals are replacing phishing websites every few hours in order to avoid detection - thus allowing them to scam more victims out of personal data
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This new app can detect wireless credit card skimmers at gas pumps

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 8:30am
Credit card skimmers are getting more advanced - but that's making them easier to detect.
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Google's Project Zero fuzzed top browsers for bugs: Safari users won't like the results

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 6:29am
Google's Project Zero releases an open-source tool to find new bugs in major browsers.
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ISP involvement suspected in latest FinFisher gov't spyware campaign

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 6:01am
ISPs in a number of countries are under suspicion for distributing the malware to government targets.
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Joomla patches eight-year-old critical CMS bug

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 4:52am
The flaw could be exploited to steal administrator account details and hijack websites.
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​Australian government trying to weed out the 'murky' areas of cyber insurance

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 1:35am
Before organisations in the country can head down the path of insuring against cyber incidents, the federal government needs to set the agenda, a senior government cyber adviser has said.
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​Australian government pledges AU$50m for cybersecurity research centre

ZDNet Security - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:45am
The seven-year investment will see the launch of a cybersecurity cooperative research centre to deliver solutions that increase the security of critical infrastructure in Australia.
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