Category: Personal risk

Checklist for safe working at home

Working from home may expose you and your employer to greater Cyber Security risks: download this helpful security checklist.

You are the cash cow Google, Amazon and Facebook are milking

It’s hard to stomach multi-billion dollar tech giants complaining about user privacy when their business models are built on selling your personal information.

Tech giants cry crocodile tears over our privacy

The Google, Amazon and Facebook busines model is to gather information about you and sell it. Is that why they are opposing proposed laws to all police access to paedophile and terrorist communications?

Scary "social credits" to track "good citizenship"

We look to the US to see where technology will go next: perhaps we should look to China to see where mining of our personal data will go next. The Chinese government is using the techniques of Google and Facebook to tighten its grip on its citizen's lives.

The Grinch is trying to hack your Christmas. Here's how to stop it.

Hackers love Christmas and reports are they are gearing up for their biggest year ever. Read how not to give a hacker a Christmas present.

School wifi networks "easily penetrated"

Most school wifi networks can be easily penetrated by hackers, giving them access to private communications and videos and possibly enabling paedophiles to contact children directly.

Smart speakers put you at increasing risk

How smart speakers (voice activated technology) are increasingly putting you at risk.

Concerns over dumping of CyberCrime from SCOMO's front bench

The Federal Government has downgraded its focus on cybercrime by moving ministerial responsibility out of Cabinet. Will this make it easier for cyber criminals?

Concerns over dumping of CyberCrime from SCOMO's front bench

The Federal Government has downgraded its focus on cybercrime by moving ministerial responsibility out of Cabinet. Will this make it easier for cyber criminals?

Don't Be A Zucker For Facebook's Claims It Will Clean Up Its Act

Don't believe the promotion: Facebook is not your Nana’s kitchen, it's a business model that depends on personal information.