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COVID-19 cyber scammers on the rise


Today I spoke to Dr. Steven Gordon, a senior lecturer information communication technology at CQUniversity, about the surge in cybercrime since more people are working from home. Listen below to our discussion. 

Dr. Steven is a researcher and educator in the field of computer science and IT, in particular Internet technologies, mobile and wireless communications, and cybersecurity. He has published over 50 papers and advised Ph.D. and Master students. He has had a successful career in developing and teaching on data communications, advanced Internet technologies, mobile/wireless systems, IT security and cryptography; computer programming; and ethical issues in IT. Today we spoke about the unbelievable rise in cybercrime since the coronavirus pandemic started. To report cyber crime click here. To find out the latest news on cybercrime from the government during the COVID-19 pandemic click here