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Easy steps to secure your online information

Apr 29, 2019 - The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has developed an Easy Steps Guide to help Australians protect themselves from cyber criminals. Lottery and grant scams, identity theft, investment scams, hacking, phishing, dating and romance scams, online abuse and sextortion are just some of the threats people face. Our Easy Steps Guide shows how you can better protect yourself from these threats and secure your accounts and…

Routers targeted: Cisco Smart Install feature continues to be targeted by Russian state-sponsored actors

Apr 17, 2018 - Russian state-sponsored actors are responsible for activity targeting Cisco devices using the Smart Install feature worldwide, including Australia. Cisco has published the actions needed to secure the Smart Install feature in, Action Required to Secure the Cisco IOS and IOS XE Smart Install Feature. The ACSC has previously released guidance on cyber adversaries targeting this feature to extract configuration files from…

iOS Hardening Configuration Guide

Sep 1, 2016 - This publication provides guidance on how to securely configure iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad devices running iOS 9.3.5 or higher. First published for iOS 4 in 2011; updated for iOS 9 in August 2016 iOS Hardening Configuration Guide (September 2016) About this guide This guide provides instructions and techniques for Australian government agencies to harden the security of iOS 9 devices..