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PM indicates timeframe for Indigenous voice referendum – as it happened

Australian academic Sean Turnell sentenced to three years’ jail after secret trial in...
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Optus tells former Virgin Mobile and Gomo customers they could also be part of data breach

Identification repair service receives a month’s worth of complaint calls in three days...
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Companies could be forced to delete customer data used to prove ID, Labor suggests

Albanese government considering sweeping overhaul of data retention and privacy laws following massive...
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Optus data breach: Australians will be able to change their driver’s licence with telco to pay

Federal opposition wants commonwealth to allow people to get new passports for free...
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Optus data security breach: what should I do to protect myself?

Experts say while ‘there’s no need to panic’, there are steps you can...
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Optus cyber-attack could involve customers dating back to 2017

CEO says company has not yet confirmed how many people were affected by...
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Optus data breach: who is affected, what has been taken and what should you do?

After a malicious cyber-attack, customers of Australia’s second-largest telco are advised they could...
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How Twitter’s whistleblower could boost Elon Musk’s legal battle

Peiter Zatko, former security chief, brought allegations of widespread security threats and spam...
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CEO of Israeli Pegasus spyware firm NSO to step down

CEO Shalev Hulio is stepping down as part of NSO reorganisation that will...
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We can make our phones harder to hack but complete security is a pipe dream | John Naughton

Even the latest iPhone scare won’t persuade us to choose safety over convenienceApple...
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Fears for patient data after ransomware attack on NHS software supplier

Attack being investigated for potential data theft as experts warn criminals could use...
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Spyware is huge threat to global human rights and democracy, expert warns

Cybersecurity expert Ron Deibert to testify to Canadian MPs about troubling spread of...
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Apple to launch ‘lockdown mode’ to protect against Pegasus-style hacks

Firm says function is intended for users who face ‘grave, targeted threats to...
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Hacker claims to have obtained data on 1 billion Chinese citizens

Personal information allegedly taken from Shanghai police database would be one of biggest...
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Users of biggest NFT marketplace warned over phishing after data leak

OpenSea tells customers and subscribers not to open emails and files ‘sent by...
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Sheryl Sandberg’s influence reaches all of us. But it’s a troubling legacy | Stephanie Hare

From epic data mining to shocking failures of content moderation, Meta’s COO passes...
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US federal alert warns of the discovery of malicious cyber tools

Cybersecurity officials said the evidence suggests Russia is behind the tools – configured...
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Home Office’s visa service apologises for email address data breach

Private contractor running service sent email to applicants containing more than 170 email...
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Not using a password manager? Here’s why you should be…

Experts recommend password managers for convenience and enhanced online safety, yet few of...
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Russia unleashed data-wiper malware on Ukraine, say cyber experts

UK government and banks on alert for new form of electronic attack said...
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Police use of Pegasus malware not illegal, Israeli inquiry finds

Police have been accused of spying on at least 26 individuals who are...
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Russian ransomware attacks increased during 2021, joint review finds

Britain, the US and Australia point to growth in ‘sophisticated, high-impact ransomware incidents’...
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How the growing Russian ransomware threat is costing companies dear

With KP Snacks the latest cyber-attack victim, firms must learn to defend themselves...
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Cyber-attack on UK’s Defence Academy caused ‘significant’ damage

Former senior officer says unsolved hack of MoD training school systems did not...
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Claims Polish government used spyware is ‘crisis for democracy’, says opposition

Opposition leader Donald Tusk calls for inquiry after watchdog says government’s rivals were...
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UN-backed investigator into possible Yemen war crimes targeted by spyware

Analysis of Kamel Jendoubi’s mobile phone reveals he was targeted in August 2019The...
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How cut-and-pasted programming is putting the internet and society at risk | John Naughton

A vulnerability has been exposed in Minecraft, the bestselling video game of all...