Cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the construction industry and, as large builders improve their guard and systems, hackers are training their sights on smaller companies such as consultants, contractors and suppliers. The growing threat prompted the federal government’s Australian Cyber Security Centre to last week warn the industry against business email compromise scams, in which criminals send seemingly legitimate emails to a company’s customers informing them of changed payment details. Read more…

 

Source: Afr.com

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