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Woolworths landed a $1 million fine for breaching spamming laws. It’s the biggest penalty ever issued by the communications regulator.

Woolworths has paid a record $1,003,800 fine for breaching spamming laws. The supermarket breached the Spam Act 2003 after continuing to send marketing emails to people who had unsubscribed from them. It’s the biggest infringement penalty the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has ever given. Visit Business Insider Australia’s […]
Woolworths landed a $1 million fine for breaching spamming laws. It’s the biggest penalty ever issued by the communications regulator.
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Nintendo says that at least 160,000 Switch users’ accounts have been hacked

Nintendo’s Switch game console is wildly popular, with over 50 million units sold – and it’s currently out of stock nearly everywhere due to increased demand as millions are forced indoors amid the coronavirus pandemic. As more people than ever are using the Switch, Nintendo Switch digital accounts are increasingly […]
Nintendo says that at least 160,000 Switch users’ accounts have been hacked
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A massive breach exposed the data of over 100 million Capital One customers, and the only way to find out if you’ve been affected is to check your mail

Capital One said on Monday that information from over 100 million people, including Social Security and bank-account numbers, had been compromised. Capital One said that while it is still investigating, “it is unlikely that the information was used for fraud or disseminated by” the hacker. If you’re a Capital One […]
A massive breach exposed the data of over 100 million Capital One customers, and the only way to find out if you’ve been affected is to check your mail
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FLAMIN’ GALAH: A hacker named ‘Alf’ stole 30GB of Australian military data, including F-35 details

An Australian government agency official has admitted that 30GB of sensitive data about military planes and ships were stolen from a defence subcontractor. Australian Signals Directorate incident response manager Mitchell Clarke, as ZDNet first reported, told the Australian Information Security Association conference in Sydney on Wednesday that “a significant amount […]
FLAMIN’ GALAH: A hacker named ‘Alf’ stole 30GB of Australian military data, including F-35 details