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Critical flaw could expose users of anonymity network 
14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Vulnerability discovered in I2P.
 
eBay-owned website defrauded of US$1m in cyber-heist 
 
Thousands of sites hacked through insecure Wordpress plug-in 
 
Qld IT exec’s parting barbs revealed 
By Paris Cowan | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Internal emails name fresh DSITIA CIO.
 
NSW schools prepare for $10m OASIS library overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Will welcome 'Oliver' system.
 
Westpac interim CIO resigns 
By Brett Winterford | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Group CIO yet to be appointed.
 
US watchdog to enforce advertised broadband quality 
By Juha Saarinen | 22 hours ago | Comment Now 
On pain of pecuniary penalties.
 
Telstra to offshore 671 jobs 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Roles shifted to serve Indian customers.
 
Apple iOS backdoors are 'diagnostic capabilities' 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Functions help IT departments and devs, Apple says.
 
NSW Transport reveals infrastructure outsourcing timeline 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Two mega-deals due before the end of the year.
 
Telstra prepares to shut down 2G network 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Update: Will farewell "old friend" by end of 2016.
 
Strong iPhone sales in China boost Apple profits 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Customers still buying despite new model coming.
 
Microsoft profit hurt by loss-making Nokia 
1 day 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
But phone unit forecast to soon break even.
 
Minister puts future of $422m SA eHealth system in doubt 
 
Vodafone still bleeding mobile customers 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Turnaround strategy not yet stemming losses.
 
Black Hat cancels talk on how to crack Tor 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Research not approved for public release.
 
RSA chief calls for cooling of US, China tensions 
By Brett Winterford | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Government snooping permissible in a digital world without norms.
 
US Homeland Security sued over data mining 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Privacy group wants Govt to hand over intel documents.
 
SA Govt 'disappointed' with revenue system overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Treasury to finish RISTEC project without Fujitsu.
 
Yahoo to buy analytics startup Flurry 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
To bolster mobile ad business.
 
NBN Co offers new satellite service for remote users 
 
Doubts cast on Queensland's ICT Dashboard 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Opposition, former Govt CIO say it can't be trusted.
 
NAB backs payments startup Stripe 
By Brett Winterford | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Online payments provider launches in Australia.
 
iPhone hacker uncovers undocumented iOS backdoors 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Apple silent on secret data access features.
 
Telstra, Optus gain early access to 700MHz 4G spectrum 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Push to use digital dividend spectrum.
 
Customs to pilot new border clearance system 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Automated, biometric future for travellers.
 
Tumult pushes Businesslink into the cloud 
By Penny Wolf | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
NDIS reform, FACS merger make flexibility crucial.
 
ASIO chief pledges not to act as 'Big Brother' 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
'We will use data retention to save your life, not sell you a BMW'.
 
CrimTrac to outsource IT management 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Says security of crime records, biometrics not a concern.
 
Router hacking competition announced for Defcon 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Compelling manufacturers to lift their game.
 
Vatican entangled in HP, Autonomy stoush 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Dispute sheds light on HP case in troubled deal.
 
ATCO outsources and folds IT shop into Wipro 
By Andrew Colley | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Ten year deal gives Wipro a beachhead in Perth's oil and gas sector.
 
Catch of the Day reveals three-year old data breach 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Delays advising customers of early 2011 "cyber intrusion".
 
NSW Opal card suffers system, website crashes 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Connectivity issues lock users out of accounts.
 
Inside the bake of Domino’s ‘Pizza Mogul’ platform 
By Justin Warren | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Building gamification into a loyalty program.
 
UK passes controversial data retention bill 
By Steve Gold | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Telcos forced to store user data for a year.
 
Qld to roll out ID scanner network for pubs and clubs 
 
New Mayhem malware targets Linux, UNIX servers 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Infections found in Australia and New Zealand.
 
DSITIA completes Office 365 rollout 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
But not without hiccups along the way.
 
Microsoft cuts 18,000 jobs 
By Bill Rigby | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Nokia business most affected.
 
Woolworths puts POS panic down to system glitch 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Groceries under $10 free.
 
Govt opens inquiry into website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Section 313 comes under scrutiny.
 
Next BlackBerry phone to sport Siri-like voice assistant  
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passport smartphone will debut 'Assistant'.
 
Optus upgrades mobile chat support 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delivered from Australia and India.
 
NBN Co loses $200m pricing dispute with Telstra 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Supreme Court rules in favour of Telstra.
 
Could fingerprint scans replace Queensland’s Go Card? 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Smart card program expands to bike hire, taxis.
 
HCF harnesses user smartphones for claims processing 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Win-win for both members and the insurer's processing overheads.
 
Google builds elite hacker squad to hunt for bugs 
 
IT suppliers may need a license to serve traders 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Murray Report recommends large suppliers get an AFSL.
 
Govt fails to win votes for NBN committee restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delays motion until next sitting session.
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