Welcome to the first edition of Cyber Insights with Mercury IT, an informative newsletter that will keep you abreast of the latest cybersecurity tips, security breaches and assist you in staying aware of potential scams that could harm you or your business.
Cyber Insights Overview
- The COVID-19 related scams are still by far the most prevalent scams in the market right now, so be on the lookout.
- Trading Reference Australia has had an Unauthorised Database Access that is still being investigated. They are one of Australia’s largest tenant information databases.
The Scouts Victoria was hit by ransomware in July and August. Sensitive information including names, phone numbers, credit card information, bank details, ID documents including passport information and driver’s license details were exposed.
- Cybersecurity Tips- Improve your passwords