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Other banks reportedly hit.
World's largest online P2P lender cashes up to disrupt.
Dominant players in Australia seek cooperation.
BugHerd splits into three with investment 
By Penny Wolf | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
$1m funding to develop agency play.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
St George, Westpac to use fingerprint login for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will utilise biometric scanner on iPhone, Galaxy smartphones.
 
Google Australia MD rules out local Wallet 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
MD says there are bigger problems to solve.
 
ATO releases long-awaited Bitcoin guidance 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Everyday investors escape the tax man.
 
Infor has Salesforce in its sights with latest acquisition 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Saleslogix purchase rounds out CRM footprint.
 
MYOB to buy HR provider PayGlobal 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ends years of circling.
 
DiData eyes Oakton in landmark deal 
By Steven Kiernan, William Maher | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Transaction valued at $171 million.
 
Silicon Valley investor completes acquisition of Arcserve  
By Penny Wolf | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Deal closes, data management company celebrates independence.
 
Microsoft ordered to provide foreign customer information 
Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Throws EU privacy laws to the wind.
 
Westpac appoints ex-CBA exec as new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Curran to take control of core banking overhaul.
 
BlackBerry to acquire German firm Secusmart 
Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Improves security credentials with deal.
 
SA Govt 'disappointed' with revenue system overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Treasury to finish RISTEC project without Fujitsu.
 
Ex-Oracle worker wins higher damages in sexual harassment case 
 
Govt inquiry backs mandatory data breach notifications 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes for tech-neutral laws, supports updated cyber security strategy.
 
Finns to broadcast Bitcoin data over TV network 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks to thwart crypto currency hackers.
 
EU banks warned off Bitcoin by watchdog 
Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Advised to wait for regulation.
 
Single bidder wins Silk Road Bitcoin booty 
Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes home $18.8m in virtual currency.
 
ATO delays Bitcoin ruling 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes decision back again.
 
HP, shareholders agree to settle lawsuit 
Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claimants will pursue ex-CEO Lynch.
 
Australians warm to mobile banking, commerce 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
But PCs remain dominant device for transactions.
 
St George suffers online, mobile banking outage 
 
Leaked trade deal could threaten data sovereignty  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Radical deregulation of financial markets proposed.
 
NSW spends big on IT in pre-election budget 
 
EU to investigate Apple's Irish tax breaks 
Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commission investigating tax deals.
 
EU investigates Apple tax rulings 
Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Complicated tax structures targeted.
 
Govt advisors recommend crowdfunding regulation 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Injecting confidence into the start-up scene.
 
Citi chases high-flying customers with global banking platform 
 
BOQ CIO looks to slash IT costs 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks more value from fewer technology partners.
 
Criminals merge Zeus, Carberp code for more sinister trojan 
By Danielle Walker | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian financial services industry targeted.
 
Can Michael Harte be Barclays' superhero? 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
CommBank CIO says goodbye to Sydney.
 
RBA warns of Bitcoin threat to monetary policy 
 
Attackers access eBay customer passwords, personal data 
By Juha Saarinen | May 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Up to 145 million users affected.
 
NAB delivers first Oracle banking platform upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | May 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Provides update on technology transformation.
 
Amazon's Aussie cloud profit dragged down by increased costs 
By Steven Kiernan | May 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
But bumper year grows revenue 170 percent.
 
US court revives Apple patent lawsuit against Google 
By Dan Levine, Diane Bartz | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeking court-ordered sales ban.
 
Commonwealth Bank suffers nationwide IT outage 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Switch failure causes day of grief.
 
Banks call for end to regulatory burden on technology 
 
Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe to stand trial over wage cartel 
 
US taxman says Bitcoin is property 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will the ATO follow?
 
HP Australia books $270m net loss 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Predicts no immediate profits.
 
Bitcoin recovers from MtGox meltdown 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Karpeles apologises for theft.
 
Mt Gox goes bust 
Loss in hundreds of millions.
 
AusTrac not worried by Bitcoin 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anti-money laundering agency says online currencies are in check.
 
Melbourne IT acquires Netregistry for $50.4 million 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hoping 2014 is the year of revenue turnaround.
 
Qantas job cuts to impact IT staff 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT suppliers under pressure to lower costs.
 
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