What does the Optus data breach mean for you and how can you protect yourself? A step-by-step guide

By Tamara Watson, Jennifer J. Williams, Jeffrey Foster
Updated September 27 2022 - 3:37pm, first published 3:30pm
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Optus, Australia's second largest telecommunications company, announced on September 22 that identifying details of up to 9.8 million customers were stolen from their customer database.

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