Brandis hits telcos with new security reforms 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Civil penalties for those who don't comply.
 
Revealed: DBC's letter to alleged file sharers 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
No settlement figure given, payment to be worked out in Q&A session.
 
Turnbull introduces bill to block piracy websites 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Takes ownership of legislation from Brandis.
 
Brandis reveals data retention will cost telcos $4 per user 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Details estimated cost for ongoing operation of scheme.
 
Brandis prepares to introduce site blocking legislation 
 
Telco bosses hound Govt on data retention costs 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Telstra, Optus, Vodafone bosses lobby for clarity.
 
Govt to adopt all changes to data retention bill 
 
Labor backs controversial data retention bill 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Legislation likely to pass.
 
Censorship isn't the answer 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
 
Data retention bill fails scrutiny test 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee recommends fixing ill-defined, far-reaching scheme.
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Govt blasted over data retention laws 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ludlam asks the ALP to “read the damn bill”.
 
Turnbull introduces data retention legislation 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Still no definition of metadata to be stored.
 
Brandis lobbied to ditch 'rushed' data retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens, indie MPs & telco industry hold protest event.
 
iiNet compromised by Dallas Buyers Club challenge 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Protecting users is noble, but could iiNet fall victim to its past legal success?
 
Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
Senate rejects attempt to limit ASIO's access to devices 
 
Canberra's wi-fi network to block file sharing P2P traffic 
 
Govt backed research body proposes big data for APS staff vetting  
By John Hilvert | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
But admits 'just because we can do it, does not mean we should'.
 
Govt dumps controversial Labor offshore cloud policy 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Complaints lead to removal of double ministerial sign-off.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Should law enforcement be able to buy and use exploits?



   |   View results
Yes
  13%
 
No
  51%
 
Only in special circumstances
  17%
 
Yes, but with more transparency
  19%
TOTAL VOTES: 704

Vote