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Cyber lurkers could take control over business websites

Australian businesses have been warned they need a better understanding of threats to their websites and could be at risk of "terrifying" attacks by hackers taking control of their systems without their knowledge.

  • Shared by The Age
  • June 06, 2019
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"Domain name system" (DNS) attacks designed to harvest personal data hit global headlines earlier this year when a range of international groups including US federal agencies were hit by a hijacking campaign that saw scammers redirect legitimate website addresses to addresses that they controlled.

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