Attacks from highly-organised ransomware gangs are on the rise, with local business owners handing over staggering amounts...

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23rd Dec. 2020 9:12 AM

NSW woman Mary Saad and her kids sleep on blow-up beds and sit on camping furniture after being scammed into giving money...

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20th Oct. 2020 6:10 AM

You don’t want to be one of these: There have been than 2300 NBN related reported losses reported to official government...

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17th Aug. 2020 2:08 PM

The reason for thousands of people losing their internet access today has changed, with Telstra admitting it wasn’t a cyber...

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02nd Aug. 2020 4:08 PM

In an unprecedented move, Twitter has locked down all verified accounts after dozens of high-profile people were hacked in...

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16th July 2020 8:07 AM

He is known as Actor X, a married father of three with a nice house in Nigeria. And he is actively stealing money from...

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08th April 2020 5:04 AM

A child sex offender asked a 13-year-old girl he called his “queen” to send explicit videos of herself in exchange for...

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07th April 2020 9:04 AM

Foreign state-backed hackers are becoming more brazen in their attempts to use cyber espionage, Home Affairs Minister Peter...

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06th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM

A cybersecurity expert charged with hacking into a Brisbane law firm’s computer system is suing a Queensland cop for...

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08th July 2019 1:07 PM

Fraudsters have attempted to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from a Sunshine Coast construction company

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30th April 2019 4:04 PM