Australia targeted by sophisticated cyber attacks

Australia targeted by sophisticated cyber attacks

Posted June 23, 2020

Australia targeted by sophisticated cyber attacks

  • Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on Friday 19 June that, based on the advice provided by the Federal Government’s cyber experts, a “sophisticated state-based cyber actor” was targeting Australian organisations.
  • “We know it’s a sophisticated state-based cyber actor because of the scale and nature of the targeting and the tradecraft used.”
  • China denies responsibility for the attacks

– Kim Ho | June 23, 2020