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11 Alarming Facts about Cyber Security You Need to Know

Cybercrime is the scourge of Australian businesses and organisations of all sizes. From traditional spam, viruses and malware, companies now have to deal with a wide range of threats including phishing, water holing, man-in-the-middle attacks, ransomware and the list goes on.

 

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How prepared is your organisation? We’ve developed this handy infographic to highlight the nature and impacts of threats you now face.

  1. https://www.scamwatch.gov.au/news-alerts/australian-businesses-hit-hard-by-email-scams
  2. https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/national/chalmers-says-cyber-hits-cost-the-economy-29-billion-a-year/video/a1ad39ad5995c6ae9f2eece4cfec5fe5
  3. https://www.proofpoint.com/sites/default/files/gtd-pfpt-au-tr-state-of-the-phish-2020-a4_final.pdf
  4. https://www.oaic.gov.au/privacy/notifiable-data-breaches/notifiable-data-breaches-statistics/notifiable-data-breaches-report-july-december-2019/
  5. https://www.cyber.gov.au/threats/threat-update-covid-19-malicious-cyber-activity-20-apr-2020
  6. https://www.zdnet.com/article/these-are-the-12-most-common-phishing-email-subject-lines-cyber-criminals-use-to-fool-you/
  7. https://www.interactive.com.au/australian-threat-report/
  8. https://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/sites/default/files/Cost%20of%20cybercrime_INFOGRAPHIC_WEB_published_08102015.pdf
  9. https://www.oaic.gov.au/privacy/notifiable-data-breaches/notifiable-data-breaches-statistics/notifiable-data-breaches-report-july-december-2019/
  10. https://www.cyber.gov.au/aisi/statistics/vulnerable-services-statistics
  11. https://x2g9a4h6.stackpathcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Australia-Threat-Report-2019-FINAL.pdf