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To click or not to click? Why link safety matters

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Be wary of hyperlinks – don’t click on links in unexpected emails or messages from people or organisations you don’t know.
But what happens when the URL has been shortened?

How tough are your passwords?

Common passwords

It takes less than a second to break a weak or commonly-used password. How long would it take to break yours?

2016 Stay Smart Online Week targets cyber safety in the home and the office

The Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Cyber Security, Dan Tehan, at the launch of Stay Smart Online week

The Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Cyber Security, Dan Tehan, today called on all Australians to be proactive about their cyber security