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Conveyancers targetted by Cyber Attackers

Conveyancers targetted by Cyber Attackers

Conveyancers are being targeted by Cyber Attackers, this is shown by the recent example of $250K being stolen from a conveyancer through the use of the PEXA system. We go over the top methods for protecting against these types of attacks.

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Should I use Have I been pwned (HIBP) ?

How do you know if you provide your email or password to “Have I been pwned” that they aren’t recording and using your email or password ? In HIBP words “You don’t”, so should you use HIBP or similar data breach checking services.

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PageUp data breach, are companies in breach of law?

PageUp data breach, are companies in breach of law?

If PageUp data breach was in UK, does that make Australian businesses responsible for the breach?
This is considering if a business places data outside of Australia, they are deemed responsible for the data under Australian Law. So are all these businesses responsible for the PageUp data breach and have they satisfied their requirements and notifications under Australian Law?

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