Major Cyber Attack

Over the past few months, we have been focusing our attention on cybersecurity to ensure our clients are protected. The recent announcement by the Morrison government highlights how important cybersecurity is for Australian businesses.

On Friday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that governments and businesses, were being targeted by a sophisticated foreign “state-based” hacker.  In his address he stated the cyber-attacks were malicious, and the government wanted to “raise awareness of this important issue, to encourage organisations, particularly those in health, critical infrastructure and essential services, to take expert advice and implement technical defences to thwart this malicious cyber activity.”

 

Read the article here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-19/foreign-cyber-hack-targets-australian-government-and-business/12372470

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