Australia has warned small companies and “mums and dads” of rising cyberthreats, as an Australian firm that was contracted for national security initiatives was breached by hackers final yr. The firm is just one of over 47,000 cybercrime incidents that the nation confronted final yr.
Dan Tehan, the minister aiding the prime minister for cybersecurity, revealed at the moment that the hackers bought entry to a small protection contractor for an ”prolonged time period and had stolen a major quantity of knowledge,” earlier than authorities turned conscious of the breach final November. “Analysis showed that the malicious [...]
To some, the phrases science fiction imply discovery — an imagined superior future, stuffed with hope, exploration and unusual new worlds. For others, they conjure photos of area warfare or interplanetary feuds, with good overcoming evil, or evil crushing good, in a grand area opera replete with lasers and lightsabers.
To Philip Ok. Dick, science fiction meant a lot more. The late writer of more than 40 novels and 100 quick tales noticed sci-fi not solely as leisure however as a subversive medium. Though Dick’s strategy to the style modified all through his lifetime — he did not like the thought of sci-fi being narrowly outlined — his work, [...]