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Stay Smart Online Week a huge success

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13 October 2017

This year’s Stay Smart Online Week has brought you ‘simple steps to online safety’.

Helping older Australians be connected

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13 October 2017

A new digital literacy program, Be Connected, is now available for older Australians.

Keeping kids safe online

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11 October 2017

Help for parents trying to navigate their kids’ lives online.

Release of 2017 ACSC Threat Report

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10 October 2017

Minister Tehan has released the latest report of the Australian Cyber Security Centre, which lifts the lid on the cyber threats facing Australia.

New self-help tool launched for Stay Smart Online Week 2017

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9 October 2017

A new Cyber First Aid Kit was launched to kick-off Stay Smart Online Week 2017.

Top 25 most common passwords

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5 October 2017

Is your password on the list? We hope not.

Are you a cyber security warrior or sleepwalker?

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4 October 2017

No matter your level of technical expertise, there are simple ways to protect yourself online.

Scams targeting older Australians

Common scams
3 October 2017

Online scammers have older Australians in their sights.

Malvertising, are you at risk?

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29 September 2017

Malicious advertising (or malvertising) is a rising concern.

Safe or risky: saving passwords in your browser

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19 September 2017

Definitely risky—here’s why and what you can do to be safe.

'BlueBorne' Bluetooth vulnerability

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14 September 2017

Vulnerabilities in Bluetooth have been reported; be on the lookout for Blueborne.

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