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Jeremy Kirk

Information Security Journalist


     I'm an executive editor based in Sydney with the Information Security Media Group, a publishing and events company focused solely on computer security. Ex-IDG computer security writer in London and Sydney, and fomerly a military affairs writer in Seoul.


    I'm the co-author of "No Dead Monkeys: The Communications Survival Guide for Startups," Andiron Press, 2015.


Email: jkirk@ismg.io

Secure email/chat:  keybase.io/jeremykirk

Discussing SIM hijacking on the ABC's tech podcast, Download This Show, on Oct. 26, 2018.

Recent articles

FaceApp's Real Score: A Mathematical Face Feature Set
Bankinfosecurity, Aug. 2, 2019


How a Big Rock Revealed a Tesla XSS Vulnerability

Databreachtoday.com, July 16, 2019


Instagram Shows Kids' Contact Details in Plain Sight

Databreachtoday.com, June 14, 2019

OK Computer: Did Radiohead Get Hacked?

Bankinfosecurity.com, June 12, 2019

Australian Child-Tracking Smartwatch Vulnerable to Hackers

Databreachtoday.com, April 15, 2019

Facebook's Cryptocoin: A Disguised PayPal on a Blockchain?

Bankinfosecurity.com, March 1, 2019

With Doctored Photos, Thieves Try to Steal Bitcoin

Bankinfosecurity.com, Feb. 11, 2019

Did China Spy on Australian Defence Websites?

Databreachtoday.com, Nov. 22, 2018

The Privacy Penalty for Voting in America

Bankinfosecurity.com, Nov. 16, 2018

Gone in 15 Minutes: Australia's Phone Number Theft Problem

Bankinfosecurity.com, Sept. 25, 2018


HealthEngine Offered $25 Gift Vouchers for Dental Invoices

Databreachtoday.com, July 9, 2018

Exclusive: Aussie Firm Loses $6.6M to Backdoored Cryptocurrency

Bankinfosecurity.com, June 5, 2018

Beating the Banks: Unlicensed Traders Punch Through Tight Controls

Bankinfosecurity.com, March 13, 2018

Do Verizon and Sprint Make It Too Easy for ID Thieves?

Databreachtoday.com, Dec. 27, 2017


Australian Infosec Analysts Hit With Restraining Orders

Databreachtoday.com, Nov. 15, 2017

Scammers Hosted Files on Equifax's Australian Website

Bankinfosecurity.com, Oct. 3, 2017

Ricoh Australia Scrambles to Fix Document Leak

Bankinfosecurity.com, July 20, 2017


Massive Malware Outbreak: More Clever Than WannaCry

Databreachtoday.com, June 28, 2017


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