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Optus data breach: Here’s how protect your identity and money right now after the major cyber attack hack

Optus customers have been advised to change passwords for online services, including banking, and set up stronger authentication measures to protect themselves against a massive cyber security attack. The phone and internet provider has been scrambling to secure millions of customers’ information as names, dates of birth, phone numbers, email addresses, driver’s licence numbers, passport … Read more

Android Wi-Fi privacy warning: TikTok video reveals millions of Android owners at risk of new vulnerability

Mobile phone owners across the world are being warned to check their WiFi settings, due to a little-known privacy concern with Android mobiles. A viral TikTok video has revealed that simply turning off WiFi on an Android device doesn’t mean it is not working, and it could still be running in the background. WATCH IN … Read more

3 Toronto arts companies among those impacted by email newsletter cyber attack – Toronto

Several Toronto-based arts companies have been hit as part of a data breach impacting an email newsletter distribution service. The Canadian Opera Company, Toronto Sympathy Orchestra and Canadian Stage all emailed subscribers to inform them of a ransomware attack suffered by WordFly. In a statement on its website, Wordfly, which manages newsletter subscriptions, said it … Read more