GST Refund Fraud Attempts | Ranmsom Attacks Are on the Rise

Tax fraud, evasion and crime are not victimless, it is a serious offence that takes money away from the community from essential services like health and education. The ATO has called on the public not to get involved in such activities and has asked those involved in GST fraud to cooperate with the authorities or face actions from the agency.

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware). When it gets into your device, it makes your computer or its files unusable.

Cybercriminals use ransomware to deny you access to your files or devices. They then demand you pay them to get back your access.

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