A major industry wake-up call is needed to shield Australian critical national infrastructure from increased cyber threat
Australian Cyber Security Magazine
In response to the number of high-profile ransomware incidents, the Federal Government has launched Operation Orcus. The cross-agency initiative is designed to target ransomware attacks that have direct links to sophisticated organised crime groups, both in Australia and globally. The Australian Federal Police are leading the initiative, with the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), Australia Criminal Intelligence Commission, AUSTRAC, and state and territory police agencies also joining the force.