AusPrivacy #8

AusPrivacy #8
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Ticketmaster leaks, Optus report to be discussed in court case

Another quick one this week, hopefully be back to normally in a week or two.

Hackers claim Ticketmaster/Live Nation data breach, more than 500m compromised
An infamous hacking collective claims to have 1.3 terabytes of customer data stolen from the entertainment giant, as Home Affairs confirms it is on the case.
Australian cyber needs its ‘slip, slop, slap’ moment
Australia’s national mission to become one of the world’s most cybersecure nations hinges on building public awareness and opening up the profession, the government’s cyber coordinator said on Wednesday. While cyber technologies will be an important defence, their place in the hands of adversaries makes people and process all the more critical, according to Australia’s…
Optus loses appeal to keep Deloitte cyber attack report secret
The Federal Court has dismissed Optus’ appeal to hold back a Deloitte report into its 2022 cyber attack from class action lawyers.
Aussies affected in alleged Shell fuel data breach
Major oil and gas multinational Shell has reportedly suffered a data breach affecting almost a dozen countries.
Australia is the no.10 most targeted country for phishing attacks
A new report from Zscaler sheds light on a rising number of phishing attacks and the huge surge in attacks aimed at and hosted by Australia.