The Australian Government takes cyber security very seriously. CERT Australia stands at the forefront of the Australian Government’s support to businesses in best preparing it to defend against cyber attacks on their systems and networks – attacks that can affect us all.
Australia’s way of life is now integrally linked with the internet. The internet provides a global means of communication and interaction that underpins much of our lives – for government, business and individuals.
But while the internet offers huge range of opportunities, it also brings risks associated with criminal and malicious activity that seeks to exploit those who use it. In particular, the activities and transactions conducted by business online require diligence to ensure that Australia maximises the opportunities offered by digital economy.