Security

Data retention committee angry at being kept in the dark.
Kicks off statewide cloud panel.
Optus echoes spy watchdog concerns.
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Business lobby groups urge Beijing to postpone new policy.
 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
AGD figures should be used instead.
 
 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Silent Circle scrambles to fix full-compromise flaw in device.
 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Big bad buffer overflow discovered.
 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
CVE-2015-0311 used to spread ransomware, researcher said.
 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Government developers thought to be behind both APTs.
 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Includes multiple hardware driver and security patches.
 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Details why it won't address hole in old system component.
 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Telcos have bad data security track record, Privacy Commissioner says.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lets loose after 90-day grace period.
 
By Adam Greenberg | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Claims US govt still motivated by hyperlinking charge.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Latest zero-day under investigation.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Critics of scheme come out in droves.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spotted in popular exploit kit used by attackers.
 
By Ashley Carman | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Flabbergasting" flaw fixed in E-Business Suite.
 
Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Report highlights infosec holes.
 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Roads and Maritime refutes vulnerability claims.
 
 
By Alastair MacGibbon | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Are web giants doing enough to protect your reputation online?
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
New guide for handling personal data released.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Ex-Secretary of Defense appointed to board.
 
Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Censorship watchdog Greatfire fingers CAC.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Waits a month to inform customers.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second largest leak in recent times.
 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Alleged Lizard Squad member taken in.
 
Jan 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Two nations will test other's defenses.
 
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
No "technology magic" alternative exists for security.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Firefox, SeaMonkey and Thunderbird affected.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Cyber security chief gains new title.
 
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants to criminalise sale of botnets, stolen financial data.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
As many as 10,000 hit by TorrentLocker.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Auditors slam Homeland Security for inaction.
 
By Doug Drinkwater | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data stolen even without an internet connection.
 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Millions of users potentially vulnerable to attack.
 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
30 day threshold for reporting.
 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Windows 8.1 flaw revealed before Patch Tuesday fix.
 
 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Costs will be covered by insurance, chief says.
 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
No recovery after million dollar raid on Bitstamp.
 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Advance notification service limited to premier customers.
 
By Adam Greenberg | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysts recommend upgrading 'within days'.
 
By Erik Kirschbaum | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
German Parliament, Chancellor's websites hit.
 
By Ashley Carman | Jan 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
'XOR.DDoS' discovered by researchers.
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