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Queensland to host three cyber innovation hubs – Strategy – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Queensland will become the latest state to play host to an AustCyber-backed cyber security innovation node, with not one but three hubs set to accelerate the burgeoning sector. The new nodes will be established in Brisbane, Townsville and the Sunshine Coast in partnership with the Queensland government and Townsville and Sunshine Coast councils. They will build […]

Fed agencies cop mass fail in core systems cyber review – Strategy – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Only one of the federal government’s largest agencies has fully applied the Australian Signals Directorate’s essential eight to some of its most important systems, the national auditor has found. The finding is contained in the 2019 interim financial controls audit of major entities, which reviewed the implementation of the controls now considered the baseline for […]

Cyber security review may spell end for Huawei 5G deal | Technology – Blog – Emails

The Tempemail Cyber Security Centre in the UK is expected to conclude that US sanctions against Huawei will make it impossible to use the Chinese company’s technology as planned for 5G networks. The emergency review, announced on Sunday, is designed to pave the way for Downing Street to push for the total elimination of Huawei […]

From zero to hero: Geoscience Australia nears cyber resiliency – Strategy – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Geoscience Australia is nearing compliance with all eight of the government’s mandatory and non-mandatory cyber security requirements after being found to be vulnerable to cyber attack in 2018. In answers to questions on notice from senate estimates, the peak geoscientific research agency said it had now implemented all the Australian Signals Directorate’s top four controls. “Systems have […]

The Cyber Attackers’ Playbook – Express Computer- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Express Computer is one of India’s most respected IT media brands and has been in publication for 24 years running. We cover enterprise technology in all its flavours, including processors, storage, networking, wireless, business applications, cloud computing, analytics, green initiatives and anything that can help companies make the most of their ICT investments. Additionally, we […]

WA govt targeted by Naikon cyber espionage campaign – Security- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

A cyber espionage operation known as the Naikon APT group attempted to install a backdoor on the computer of a staff member in the Western Australian Premier’s Office, according to Check Point Research and the New York Times. The security company released a new report on the Naikon APT group overnight and provided specific details […]

This Asia-Pacific Cyber Espionage Campaign Went Undetected for 5 Years – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

An advanced group of Chinese hackers has recently been spotted to be behind a sustained cyber espionage campaign targeting government entities in Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, and Brunei—which went undetected for at least five years and is still an ongoing threat. The group, named ‘Naikon APT,’ once known as one of the most […]

Keep VPNs Safe from Cyber Attacks during Lockdown | Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Sourced from International IDEA If cybercrime were a country, it would have the 13th highest gross domestic product (GDP) in the world, with large multi-national operations earning more than US$1 billion annually. This is according to the recently-released 2H 2019 NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report, which says that this gives cybercriminals plenty of motivation to continue […]

This Asia-Pacific Cyber Espionage Campaign Went Undetected for 5 Years – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

An advanced group of Chinese hackers has recently been spotted to be behind a sustained cyber espionage campaign targeting government entities in Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, and Brunei—which went undetected for at least five years and is still an ongoing threat. The group, named ‘Naikon APT,’ once known as one of the most […]

‘Coronavirus Cyber Security for Management’ Template for CISOs – Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The Coronavirus crisis introduces critical operational challenges to business continuity, placing high stress on organizations’ management. As a result, CIOs and CISOs face a double challenge on the cyber risk front – apart from the new risks that the mass transfer of employees working remotely brings, capturing the management mindshare for further investments in security […]