One wrong click, and a criminal can access your phone. Here’s what to do when it happens to you

Every day we're sent links by brands, politicians, friends and strangers. You download apps on your devices. Maybe you use QR codes. And any of these could be hiding something more sinister.

Global drug trafficking operation run out of Villawood detention centre, phone taps reveal

American pensioner Peter Strand was frail, desperate and the victim of multiple romance scams when he was targeted by a global fraud network, run by a Villawood detainee, which saw him arrested trying to bring 2.5kg of cocaine into Australia.