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Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
Ludlam asks the ALP to “read the damn bill”.
Still no definition of metadata to be stored.
Drupal warns of mass SQL injection website hacks 
By Juha Saarinen | 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
As platform becomes the Australian Government standard.
 
PCEHR privacy breached twice in 12 months 
By Paris Cowan | 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Users accidentally link to someone else's health record.
 
Curtin plots affordable driverless car within a decade 
By Allie Coyne | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Teams with Mercedes to create vehicle for the common man.
 
Brandis lobbied to ditch 'rushed' data retention scheme 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Greens, indie MPs & telco industry hold protest event.
 
Hackers breach White House network 
1 day 9 hours ago | Comment Now 
Unclassified system suffers intrusion.
 
iiNet wins Victorian free wi-fi deal 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 9 hours ago | Comment Now 
Claims $6.7m network will be Australia’s biggest.
 
Govt invites tenders for $20m apprenticeships system 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Upgrade expected to reap $93 million in savings.
 
AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
 
Telstra CIO resigns 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Telco begins global hunt for new tech chief.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Crime Commission prepares core systems overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Will replace 30 year-old national criminal database.
 
Microsoft provides cross-platform APIs for Office 365 devs 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Over 400 petabytes of Office 365 data.
 
Images: the next frontier in data analytics? 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Barclay’s global data chief says we’re still at the starting line.
 
NetApp goes all-in on cloud 
By Justin Warren | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Plans for ONTAP as a virtual appliance on public clouds.
 
Samsung bites back over Knox security concerns 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Enterprise customers safe, personal users less so.
 
US retailers shun Apple Pay, eye rival payments system 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Stop supporting Apple Pay in favour of CurrenC.
 
Microsoft offers unlimited OneDrive storage for Office 365 users 
 
Sterrenberg takes lessons from CBA for Centrelink IT overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Human Services reveals the depths of its IT woes.
 
HDS, Equinix tie-up for global hybrid cloud deal 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Storage giant accepts inevitability of cloud.
 
Megaport spins off fibre business 
By Brett Winterford | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Slattery eyes global expansion for Megaport, listing for fibre business.
 
Vic Govt promises 3D printers for all state high schools 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Grants to "nurture scientific endeavour".
 
Ex-Oracle worker awarded higher damages in harassment case 
 
Microsoft offers dedicated fibre connections to Aussie Azure cloud 
By Anthony Caruana, Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Will inflated local prices turn customers off?
 
ASIC pushes for telco data interception powers 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
NBN will make traditional sources 'of very little use'.
 
US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
How Queensland Urban Utilities dealt with its workload explosion 
By Penny Wolf | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Cloud-based portal eases the strain.
 
iiNet founder Michael Malone backs new infosec company 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Wants to bring Defence Force discipline to the private sector.
 
Would you trust Telstra with your healthcare? 
By David Glance | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why the telco faces an uphill battle making telehealth work.
 
Meet FABACUS, Westpac's first computer 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
GE225 operators celebrate gold anniversary.
 
Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications after POODLE 
 
Vic emergency services to use drones as 'eyes in the sky' 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Vision for the future includes airborne video feed.
 
Microsoft offers two-factor authentication in Windows 10 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Single passwords not secure enough.
 
Early Apple computer sells for $1 million at auction 
 
NBN Co expects Telstra deal to be signed by Christmas 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rubber stamp likely in early 2015.
 
Telstra restructures internally to target Asia 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Crucial' for carrier to scale.
 
Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
EMC buys Cisco out of VCE 
Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Converged system partnership frays.
 
TIO reports for the first time on NBN complaints 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Connection delays top list, while excess mobile data charges dominate overall.
 
Google rethinks email service 
Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers ‘Inbox’ to customers on request basis.
 
Privacy law: Making it stick 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Q&A with Australia's Privacy Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim.
 
Govt agrees to limit biometric data collection at airports 
 
iiNet facing new copyright battle with Hollywood 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fighting to protect customer details.
 
AFP blocked websites to stop malware spread 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Section 313 notices issued to target banking malware.
 
Telstra launches new health division 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
Microsoft discovers new Windows zero-day exploiting PowerPoint 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
All Windows versions affected except Server 2003.
 
ACCC to exclude NBN payments from Telstra wholesale pricing 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Decision likely to anger rivals.
 
Staples investigates suspected credit card breach 
Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
North-east US outlets look to be affected.
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