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Australian Women in Security Network

Simple use of Twitter to access world class malware advice

Author – Mary-Jane Phillips I had just finished a course on ransomware when Wanna Cry hit. This ransomware was not typical in the way it was delivered, so I spent time reading media articles and tweets about the ‘outbreak’. Experts on Twitter led me to Malware Tech’s botnet tracker which sadly, is not currently available.  At…
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Guest Post – IoT

Author – Brigitte Lewis From space, to transport, to the design of cities, IoT is the latest acronym to sweep the cyber landscape. IoT is short for Internet of Things and was coined by Kevin Ashton in 1999.  IoT is any device, be it your phone, laptop or Raspberry Pi that is connected to the internet. And so these…
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SUPPORT – You had an horrific day at work – how not to let that creep into your home time

Author – Amanda-Jane Turner AWSN is all about connecting, supporting, collaborating and inspiring women who work in any type of security industry. So today I thought we would focus on SUPPORT and look out what happens when we have a bad day in our chosen industry. When work has left you feeling stressed and exhausted,…
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