Month: May 2020

Coronavirus apps: how Australia’s Covidsafe compares to other countries’ contact tracing technology

Here’s what we know about the apps being rolled out around the world to limit the spread of Covid-19 As countries around the world try to figure out the best way to limit the spread of coronavirus, many are considering some form of contact tracing app. But the methods and level of privacy intrusion vary […]

BlueScope IT ‘disruption’ feared to be ransomware attack

Production systems impacted. BlueScope Steel is suffering IT “disruption” that is believed to be the result of a ransomware infection, impacting production systems used by its global operations. iTnews has learned that production systems were halted company-wide in the early hours of Thursday morning, though recovery from backup was understood to be progressing on Thursday afternoon.  […]