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Telstra starts pilot programme to block cyber criminals impersonating Services Australia

Friday 18 September 2020 | 14:55 CET | News
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Australian operator Telstra, in cooperation with the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) and Services Australia, has launched a security measure to block malicious SMS from reaching Telstra customers. The new pilot programme is designed to identify and reject illegitimate phishing text messages that are impersonating myGov and Centrelink before they reach Telstra customers.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telstra
Countries: Australia
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