Victoria’s City of Casey Council has been advised by the Australian Cyber Security Centre that residents of the local government area are being targeted by online hackers.
“Council has made direct contact with the people who have been directly affected. If you have not received communication from Council, then you have not been impacted by this cyber security threat,” Council said in a statement today.
“…While Council has not directly breached any information, Council urges everyone to be vigilant about any unusual activity relating to their personal information and to take steps to secure their devices.”
The Council has issued a reminder to all residents, the Council will never contact them asking for passwords or other sensitive information.