Australian Federal Circuit Court hit by Cyber Scam

Cyber criminals are orchestrating a widespread scam by impersonating the Federal Circuit Court in emails and telling recipients they have been subpoenaed, in order to gain access to their computer files. The scam works by sending an email, which looks like it has been sent from courtmail@fedmailserver.com, telling recipients they have to visit court to…

Russia Cyber Attack: Large hack ‘hits government’

A “cyber-spying virus” was found in the networks of about 20 organisations, the Federal Security Service (FSB) said. The report comes as Russia stands accused over data breaches involving the Democratic Party in the US. The Russian government has denied involvement and has denounced the “poisonous anti-Russian” rhetoric coming out of Washington. The FSB did not…