The attack on telecommunications companies by the group APT10, detailed by US/Israel firm Cybereason on Tuesday, appears to be one that leverages privileged access in privileged accounts, the Research Team Lead at Israel-based firm CyberArk Labs says.

Network solutions provider Aruba has deployed its SD-WAN solution across 15 branch offices of Victorian local government body, the City of Whittlesea.

The telecommunications regulator, The Australian Communications and Media Authority, continues to clampdown on unlawful telemarketing and breaches of spam laws, with electricity, gas and Internet provider Sumo Power the latest company to be hit with a penalty for infringing the law on telemarketing.

Global smartwatch shipments for the full year 2018 grew by 41% over the previous year with models from Apple. imoo, Fitbit and Samsung the main drivers, the analyst firm Counterpoint Research says.

A grant from government agency Jobs for NSW has helped to kick start a trial of so-called ‘green wall’ technology on Sydney motorways by Sydney company Junglefy aimed at absorbing pollution and traffic sound.

A hitherto unheard of company, Finite State, has claimed that telecommunications products made by Chinese equipment vendor Huawei Technologies are more likely to contain flaws that could be used for malicious activity than gear made by its rivals.

At least two big American semiconductor manufacturing companies have used loopholes in the US ban on supplying parts to Chinese telecommunications equipment vendor Huawei Technologies and shipped goods to the company from units that operate outside the US.

A well-known researcher from security outfit Chronicle Security has questioned why tech and mainstream media have given blanket coverage to research by the US/Israeli firm Cybereason, which detailed intrusions into a number of telecommunications firms by a Chinese group known as APT10, when the research did not provide any indicators of compromise or accounts from victims.

The Victorian Government will ban the use of mobile phones during school hours in state schools from the beginning of the school year in 2020, with the state's Education Minister James Merlino saying the ban is aimed at stopping cyber-bullying.

The National Basketball Association in the US and Unbnd, an Australian technology company, have announced a content partnership to broadcast NBA TV — the league’s 24/7 dedicated linear channel — and game highlights in a "mixed reality theatre experience" to fans in Australia and Singapore.

Australian fintech innovation hub Stone & Chalk is partnering with the South Australian Government to establish a start-up hub at the Lot Fourteen innovation precinct on the seven-hectare former Royal Adelaide Hospital site.

Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei Technologies' 5G Radio Access Network has come out ahead of four other global telcos — Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung and ZTE — in the first competitive analysis of the telecommunications industry by analytics firm GlobalData.

Banks and other businesses regulated by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority will have to abide by a new set of rules governing information security, including cyber crime, from 1 July.

If you have a spare iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple TV, and are keen to not only test out Apple's new iOS 13, iPadOS, MacOS Catalina and tvOS 13 betas, then go for it, but wait before you install on your primary devices.

Those words were a catchphrase of UK comedian Lenny Henry when he co-hosted a cult TV show back in the 1970s, and they are still true today.

Australian Prime members will be first in the world to access deals from 15 July 15 which will "feature tens of thousands of products available at discount prices across all categories including Alexa-enabled devices, Fashion, Video Games, Books, Home, and Kitchen".

Telstra has revealed its new "simpler and more transparent" consumer and small business plans – with some interesting inclusions and exclusions.

With more than 15 million 5G handset services in operation expected in the Australian market by the end of June 2023, the adoption of 5G is set to be faster than the previous generations of cellular networks, according to a new analyst report.

Amazon is disrupting the digital advertising market for the Google and Facebook “duopoly”, according to one global research firm which reports that global spending on digital advertising is forecast to reach US$520 billion by 2023.

Telecommunications consultant Paul Budde has welcomed the NBN Co's move to offer businesses a “solution finder” online tool which the company says is designed to help businesses find the right broadband plan for their needs.

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