Foreign state-backed hackers are becoming more brazen in their attempts to use cyber espionage, Home Affairs Minister Peter...
06th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM
New campaign by George Street Neighbourhood Centre sets out to educate and protect senior residents from online scams.
30th May 2019 7:05 PM
Graduates of Griffith University’s new Master of Cyber Security will take a key role in protecting Australia from the...
16th Nov. 2018 9:11 AM
POLICE have reminded people that their social media comments can have legal implications.
08th Oct. 2018 10:10 AM
Team Relocate says it has been the victim of various cyber crimes.
27th Aug. 2018 9:08 AM
Police investigating after scammer empties bank accounts of resident
31st July 2018 1:07 PM
To mark Mackay Neighbourhood Watch's 30th anniversary an educational conference will be held that tackles scammers and...
30th July 2018 1:07 PM
A NEW report shows cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the tourism industry. And if you’re not careful, it could...
28th June 2018 11:06 AM
Ransom emails are doing the rounds in Queensland as scammers target residents with terrifying threats.
01st Dec. 2017 8:12 AM
Cyber criminals are known to intercept information as credit card information passes through various computer links.
28th Nov. 2017 5:11 AM
Video helps adults and carers to protect children from online grooming.
24th Aug. 2017 9:08 AM
Gladstone residents urged to stay vigilant about cyber crime.
01st Aug. 2017 9:08 AM
Residents have been warned of a sophisticated scam which has been resurrected to great effect, ripping victims off tens of...
19th May 2017 11:05 AM
RESIDENTS have been warned to stay vigilant against a burgeoning minefield of remote access scams, after a Sunshine Coast...
04th May 2017 5:05 AM
When it comes to regional communities there is still a naivety surrounding cyber safety
26th April 2017 12:04 AM
MORE than six alleged predators are arrested and charged every month in WA by the police squad combating the sick scourge...
06th Feb. 2017 9:02 AM
INDIGENOUS cultural festival will still be going ahead according to chairman Philip Hall.
19th Jan. 2017 2:01 PM
'A little bit more than reasonably sophisticated cyber crime spree
26th Nov. 2016 2:11 PM
AGL customers have been urged to take caution when opening emails due to a sophisticated email scam targeting them.
21st Oct. 2016 5:10 PM
How many Australian teenagers are victim to online bullying?
21st Oct. 2016 6:10 AM
LOCAL research, global impact is the theme at this year’s University of the Sunshine Coast Research Conference.
12th July 2016 9:07 AM
AN international expert in cyber-crimes says cities like Toowoomba are prime targets for terrorist recruiters.
17th June 2016 1:06 PM
THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s Targeting Scams Report reveals that $85 million was reported lost to...
16th May 2016 9:05 AM
BACK in 2012 I spoke to a Warwick business woman who had been extorted by hackers.
08th April 2016 1:04 PM
A VILE hacking attack left a Toowoomba Regional Council candidate in a state of panic this week.
02nd March 2016 3:03 PM
RESIDENTS using illegal technology to boost mobile phone reception are being warned that they could cause a disaster by...
05th Feb. 2016 5:02 PM
TWO men each charged with 45 counts of cyber crime and one count of break and enter will re-appear in Rockhampton...
28th Jan. 2016 6:01 AM
PEOPLE have been warned to steer clear of these password, or else they put themselves at risk of cyber crime.
21st Jan. 2016 12:01 PM
POLICE have reported a “dramatic increase” in cyber fraud attacks on Queensland businesses and individuals.
06th Nov. 2015 1:11 PM
THE police fraud and cyber crime group has warned cyber criminals are ramping up their efforts to steal from unwitting...
06th Nov. 2015 8:11 AM
NSW Fair Trading warning consumers across the state about scammers targeting people with threats of impending computer...
31st Aug. 2015 12:08 PM
IN JUST three days two identities were stolen in the Mackay region.
07th Aug. 2015 7:08 AM
I READ with interest that the Iranian government has set up a dating site in Tehran with plans to spread throughout the...
24th June 2015 1:06 PM
A TOOWOOMBA man who had $1700 hacked from his bank account at the weekend is warning people that scammers are on the...
09th June 2015 6:06 AM
Cyber security expert Dr Sally Ernst from the Australian Cyber Security Network talks collaboration to safe guard the...
08th June 2015 9:06 AM
GAPDL chief executive Glenn Churchill knows what it feels like to be the target of cyber crime.
04th June 2015 8:06 AM
REGIONAL communities are some of the hardest hit by cyber crime and identity theft, according to advocates from the...
04th June 2015 7:06 AM
IPSWICH residents can pick up some valuable tips on how to stay safe while using their computer and being online.
10th April 2015 5:04 AM
THE Federal government has set up a national online system – ACORN – for people to report incidents of cybercrime.
26th Feb. 2015 6:02 AM
A recent cyber crime incident has been bought to the attention of police in the Mackay Northern Beaches division.
25th Feb. 2015 3:02 PM
A MARYBOROUGH woman will remain behind bars after being charged with fraud and hacking offences over allegedly funding a...
13th Feb. 2015 5:02 AM
AT least one online sex predator is targeting children in Queensland every week. But now, young people can report cyber...
10th Feb. 2015 5:02 AM
YOUNG people are drawn into serious cyber crime after beginning with acts of petty theft inside online fantasy games such...
07th Feb. 2015 8:02 AM