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Stay Smart Online week

We’re long standing supporters of Stay Safe Online week, an Australian Government initiative taking a stand against cybercrime by empowering Australians to ‘stay safe’ online.

With a few simple steps you can protect your personal data. Read our tips on how to keep your banking safe online.

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How we protect you

With SecurID® tokens, Westpac Protect™ SMS code, our security guarantee and security certificate, plus many measures to minimise the risk of credit card fraud.

How to protect yourself

Tips to avoid scams and viruses; strategies to safeguard your identity and keep credit cards secure; plus smart banking on your mobile.

Fraud and scams

Be aware of the many types of online, mobile and credit card fraud, plus ways of identifying and reporting scams.

Online security checklist

Updating your operating system on a regular basis is the first line of defence in keeping your computer secure. See more tips in our online security checklist.

Additional Support

What to do if you suspect you have been the target of fraud, scams or identity theft.