Online Security

The links below will assist you to have a safer and more enjoyable online experience.

Australian Government sites:

·   The eSafety Commissioner’s officer is committed to helping all Australians have safe, positive experiences online.
https://www.esafety.gov.au/about-the-office

    •       Be Connectedassists thousands of Australian to learn how to access the internet, use their devices and keep in touch with others online https://beconnected.esafety.gov.au/
    •       Stay Smart Online provides simple, easy to understand advice on how to protect yourself online, as well as up-to-date information on the latest online threats and how to respond. https://www.staysmartonline.gov.au/

To learn more about cyber security, including common threat types  and to understanding how passwords  can be your first line of defence, visit https://www.cyber.gov.au/

Scam Reporting

If you do get caught by an online scam, you should report it to:

    • ACORN – The Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network (note: a section of the Australian Federal Police).
      https://www.acorn.gov.au/
    •      ScamWatch – a department of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC)

https://www.scamwatch.gov.au/