Australia under 'malicious' cyberattacks from state actor

Asia Pacific Jun 19, 2020

Australia under 'malicious' cyberattacks from state actor

Australia's prime minister said Friday his country was under a broad cyberattack from a "state-based actor" targeting government, public services and businesses, with suspicions falling on China. Warning Australians of "specific risks" and an increased frequency of attacks, Scott Morrison told a hastily organized news ...

Aussie firefighters say 'megablaze' near Sydney under control

Asia Pacific Jan 13, 2020

Aussie firefighters say 'megablaze' near Sydney under control

Exhausted firefighters said they had finally brought Australia's largest "megablaze" under control Monday as wet weather promised to deliver a much-needed respite to areas ravaged by wildfires. New South Wales firefighters said they finally had the upper hand in the fight against the vast Gospers ...