Security

Botnet cleaning made somewhat simpler for ISPs, network operators.
Gigya login service redirected.
Senate committee recommends fixing ill-defined, far-reaching scheme.
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Six-year old policy to be refreshed.
 
 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Cable itself not tapped, CEO says.
 
By John Hilvert | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
ACORN pitched as 'national policing initiative'.
 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Company data may have been stolen.
 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Used in surveillance on EU, Belgian telco.
 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
 
 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Reveals evidence of reconnaissance missions.
 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug allows attackers to become admins.
 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
PCI Security Council mulls response to retail malware attacks.
 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four websites targeted.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
By Robbie Fordyce, Thomas Apperley | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Global meeting is about as hackable as a dinner party.
 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bigwigs tricked into downloading malware.
 
Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
More than 800,000 staff affected.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Masque Attack tricks users into installing malicious code.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims someone else hacked council website.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
ZeroAccess rootkits cleaned out.
 
Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underground sites targeted.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sixteen flaws patched in biggest update collection this year.
 
Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attack reaches same scale as Target breach.
 
Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Charges alleged owner.
 
Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expands capabilities in analysis of complex, rich media intelligence data.
 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests jump 10 percent.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims they are safe against rogue foreign transactions.
 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
"I have never seen anything like it," says DHS CIO.
 
Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Intruders used same servers to hack both bank and race website.
 
Nov 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anakata to serve 42 months in prison.
 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ludlam asks the ALP to “read the damn bill”.
 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
As platform becomes the Australian Government standard.
 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users accidentally link to someone else's health record.
 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unclassified system suffers intrusion.
 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enterprise customers safe, personal users less so.
 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN will make traditional sources 'of very little use'.
 
Oct 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to bring Defence Force discipline to the private sector.
 
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Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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