Security breach strikes parliament's IT network - Security

Security breach strikes parliament's IT network - Security

Security breach strikes parliament's IT network - Security

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"There is no evidence that any data has been accessed or taken at this time, however this will remain subject to ongoing investigation", it said.

Australian authorities are investigating an attempt to hack into the national parliament's computer network, two senior lawmakers said on Friday, but there was no evidence yet that any data had been accessed or stolen.

Computer passwords have been reset.

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"If you look at what goes on in Parliament House, you've got politicians, you've got staffers, you've got government departments that are moving in and out of the organisation and a lot of that is through electronic means", Phair, an adjunct professor, was quoted as saying by the news outlet.

Australian Cyber Security Centre head Alastair MacGibbon declined to speculate on whether it was a foreign source, but admitted the breach was sophisticated.

The agencies are looking into whether China is behind the incident.

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In late 2017, the Scottish Parliament, known as Holyrood, alerted 129 Members of the Scottish Parliament, or MSPs, as well as staff, that their email accounts were being targeted in unauthorized login attempts.

Australia's key intelligence agency ASIO has previously warned it expects a rise in the "sophistication and complexity" of cyber attacks by countries pursuing cyber espionage programs.

The attack does not affect the computer systems of government ministers and their staff, however it does affect government backbenchers, the Opposition and crossbenchers. In response, IT teams disabled remote access to the accounts.

As with the U.K. Parliament breach, weak passwords chosen for email accounts and cloud services were also cited as the method using by an attacker to gather personal information on German politicians and celebrities, which was leaked throughout December 2018. An investigation by Parliament blamed users' poor password choices for the breaches (see: Parliament's Email Practices Probed by Privacy Watchdog).

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