Category Archives: Cyber Security

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Petya Ransomware Alert

Latest Ransomware Hits Australia The latest ransomware (Petya) which is believed to have originated in Europe has spread widely throughout not only Europe but also the USA and even Australia. With many larger companies having offices overseas it is understandable … Continue reading

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Stay Smart Online Week Starts Today

Stay Smart Online week officially kicks off today (Monday 2 June 2014). The theme this year for the Stay Smart Online week is “On The Go”, which focuses on safety issues of mobile devices. A run down of events for … Continue reading

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Hitman Scam Alert

Hitman Scam Resurfaces The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have reissued warnings of a scam spread via both email and SMS. The "Hitman" scam involves recipients receiving an SMS or email stating something along the lines of “Sum1 paid me to … Continue reading

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Yahoo Mail “Hacked”

Yahoo has confirmed that user names and passwords for Yahoo Mail have been stolen in a recent “Hack” by cyber criminals (30th Jan 2014). This relates to both the U.S and Australian based users, i.e. email addresses ending in both … Continue reading

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Microsoft & Adobe Updates

Stay Smart Online has released an alert for the Microsoft and Adobe updates. Below is a copy of the article from the Stay Smart Online (SSO) website or you can use the link below to view the alert on the … Continue reading

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Australia Post ‘tracking notification’ email Scam

  With Christmas approaching we may find ourselves shopping online a little more and so it can be difficult to keep track of all your orders/shipments not to mention any gifts that loved ones might be sending to us via … Continue reading

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Stay Smart Online Partnership

Wigs Online Partners With Stay Smart Online     Wigs Online has partnered with “Stay Smart Online” which is a government initiative to help consumers protect themselves while shopping and surfing online. As our regulars will be aware Wigs Online … Continue reading

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Online Saftey Tips

Online Shopping Safety Tips Wigs Online's latest blog page has Tips on staying safe while shopping online. There are many handy tips that can help ensure that your next online purchase does not turn into a nightmare. Please feel free … Continue reading

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