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DEFENCE DATA DEBACLE

Yet again we the voting public are confronted with news of another ‘security breech’ where cyber hackers compromised computers of a national security contractor in July last year as reported by Sky News. Apparently the Government’s Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) only became aware of the hack last November. Amazing! The Defence Annual report 2012-13 contained an article entitled ‘New centre to strengthen cyber security’. The article continued saying ‘Cyber threats continue to evolve at a dramatic rate, so cyber defence remains a top national security priority for the Australian Government’. So what’s new since those prophetic statements were

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Grant Goldman editorial Monday 14 August 2017

Submarines Australians are getting fed up with a Defence Force which is concentrating on social engineering instead of doing its job. The job of the Defence Forces is to make certain that any potential enemy thinking of attacking Australia must know that they will be destroyed if they try it. The ADF exists to keep us safe.  The ADF does not exist for the purpose of encouraging gender reassignment.  It does not exist for the purpose of boosting the number of women who can be put at risk of being killed or maimed or raped in warfare.  The ADF