Cyber security sleuths have alerted Internet users in the country against phishing attacks from suspect digital signatures which got "unauthorisedly" issued through the state-owned National Informatics Centre (NIC).
Australian Internet users have between five and fifty online passwords, and create false identities to maintain their privacy in the virtual world.
A security breach at the offices of internet search giant Yahoo, which led to over 450,000 login details being leaked online, highlights how careless Internet users are while choosing their passwords.
Almost one in four people spend more time online than they do asleep, a new survey has found.
Day in Pics: 20th September
Showbiz World - September 20, 2014
iPhone6 fever grips the world