Security will be boosted at Parliament House after a man with a weapon was charged with making death threats. The young man was arrested outside Parliament on Monday night and appeared in an ACT court on Tuesday morning. He is accused off possessing an offensive weapon with intent and recklessly threatening to kill a person.
The Department of Parliamentary Services has said its systems were not down because of an attack, but because it took systems offline to protect them.The Australian Department of Parliamentary Services has said its March outage was a result of a "deliberate choice" to shut down its mobile device management (MDM) system after it saw an attempted intrusion on the parliamentary network.
Fears Parliament House has been hacked by CHINA with the Morrison Government forced to cut access to emails amid worrying 'cyber attack'
Senior politicians fear Parliament House may have been hacked as a widespread IT outage sparks cyber-attack concerns.The Federal Government suspended access to emails at Parliament House to combat a suspected cyber attack that started at midday on Saturday, news.com.au reports.