The Australian Government providing online safety and security information for Australian internet users on the simple steps they can take to protect their personal and financial information online.
25 Feb 2014
Stay Smart Online partner, Bank of Queensland, shares a blog by Abul Rizvi of the Department of Communications, about how to stay smart when mobile banking.
‘While there are many benefits to banking on your smart phone or tablet, it’s important to take the same online safety precautions as you would when banking on your home computer or laptop,’said Mr Rizvi.
Read the complete blog at Bank of Queensland's blog@boq.
14 Feb 2014
As set out in the Policy to Enhance Online Safety for Children, the Australian Government is committed to establishing a range of measures to improve the online safety of children in Australia. The Department of Communications is seeking views on the issues raised in this discussion paper to assist in providing advice to the Government. This paper is for consultation purposes only and does not necessarily represent current government policy.
More information about the discussion paper and the submission process can be found here: www.communications.gov.au/online_safety_consultation
Submissions close at 5.00 pm 7 March 2014.
13 Feb 2014
The Click Digital Expo 2014 is an initiativea free event to help small and medium-sized businesses and not-for-profits make the most of the digital marketplace.
This event will be held at Brisbane City Hall on 13-14 March 2014, and will feature: for more information go to the Click Digital Expo 2014 website
12 Feb 2014
The Cyber Security Challenge Australia 2014 is the national cyber security competition for university/TAFE undergraduates across Australia and will commence at 12 noon on Wednesday 7th May 2014 and run for 24 hours. To register go to cyberchallenge.com.au
13 Jan 2014
Have you been the victim of a scam, received a scam invitation or just want to help research about scams? The ACFT would like to know about any scams that you have received and how you have responded to them. Please complete the 2014 scam survey by 31 March and share it with your friends and family.