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Cyber criminals target Australian networks ^ | Updated Thu Oct 29, 2009 8:45am AEDT | By national security correspondent Matt Brown

Posted on 10/30/2009 10:10:38 PM PDT by Cindy

Related Story: Australia 'must prepare for cyber attack'

SNIPPET: "More evidence is emerging of sophisticated attacks by criminals and foreign governments on Australia's computer networks.

Government officials from the spy organisation ASIO, as well as federal police and computer security experts, have joined forces with the top-secret Defence Signals Directorate since July.

The Cyber Security Operations Centre has found attacks on company information, apparently conducted by organised crime, which turn out to have national security implications."

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TOPICS: Australia/New Zealand; Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; Front Page News
KEYWORDS: australia; computers; cyberattacks; cybersecurity; organizedcrime

1 posted on 10/30/2009 10:10:39 PM PDT by Cindy
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To: Cindy

Cyber Warfare 101

2 posted on 10/31/2009 12:11:55 AM PDT by myknowledge (F-22 Raptor: World's Largest Distributor of Sukhoi parts!)
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To: myknowledge

A good visual.

Thanks myknowledge.

3 posted on 10/31/2009 1:49:45 AM PDT by Cindy
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