Monthly Archives: December 2018

‘Tens of thousands’ of Australian firms may be affected by Chinese huge hack attack

One of the nation’s top cyber security officials has warned that “tens of thousands” of Australian companies could have been compromised by Chinese intelligence services’ hacking of major global technology firms.

“It’s the biggest and most audacious campaign I’ve seen,” said Alastair MacGibbon, the head of the government’s Australian Cyber Security Centre.