This page contains the news about the ACORN and information relating to cybercrime including the latest scams and useful content from stakeholder organisations.


Read stories and media releases on the ACORN.

Working together to keep you safe online

The ACORN is committed to working with other organisations to keep Australians safe online. We are pleased to be partners with the following initiatives:


SCAMwatch is a website run by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Visit SCAMwatch for information on how to recognise and avoid the latest scams.


Privacy Awareness Week

Privacy Awareness Week (PAW) will be held from 3–9 May 2015. The theme for 2015 is Privacy everyday.

PAW is an initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities forum (APPA) and is the primary privacy awareness campaign of the Asia Pacific region. 

For more information on Privacy Awareness Week visit their website.