New Year – New Cyber-Safety Initiative

How many of us rang in the New Year by posting a picture or status update for all our friends on Facebook? Probably a lot of us. Another year, another exponential increase in the amount of people engaged in social media in general and Facebook in particular. With increased use, comes increased mis-use – predominantly [...]

By |2013-01-24T10:21:39+11:00January 24th, 2013|Categories: Cybersafety|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Emma Watson Named Most Dangerous Cyber Celebrity

Emma Watson is the favorite celebrity bait for cyber criminals trying to lure internet users. Security software company McAfee said that the Harry Potter star is the "most dangerous" celebrity to search for online. That's because many sites use Watson to trick users into downloading malicious software or to steal personal information. When searching for the 22-year-old Watson, there's a one-in-eight chance of landing on a malicious site. [...]

By |2012-09-14T15:33:02+10:00September 11th, 2012|Categories: Cybersafety|Tags: , , , |0 Comments