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ASIC removes consent barrier for digital product disclosures 
By Allie Coyne | 9 hours ago | Comment Now 
Overwhelming feedback demands modernisation.
 
Myer to replace CIO with chief digital, data officer 
By Paris Cowan | 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Omnichannel guru sought as retailer continues business review.
 
Android bug leaves a billion phones open to attack 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Hackers only need phone number to target devices.
 
Former top US security officials oppose encryption backdoors 
By Juha Saarinen | 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Bad idea, ex-Homeland Security and NSA bosses say.
 
Google admits defeat with Google+  
By Juha Saarinen | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Only Google Account needed from now on.
 
NSW to build its own myGov 
By Paris Cowan | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Service NSW digital profiles available by September.
 
Telco reforms will set cyber security back: industry 
By Andrew Sadauskas | 1 day 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
More companies criticise draft law.
 
ICAC targets TAFE IT manager over alleged $1.7m fraud 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Digs up more dodgy dealing in NSW training sector.
 
Lockheed could sell, spin off govt IT business 
1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Still signs six-year deal with UK Defence.
 
iiNet shareholders vote yes to TPG takeover 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Majority support for under-scrutiny deal.
 
US Treasury's intelligence network vulnerable to hack 
1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Audit finds connected devices not meeting infosec standards.
 
WTO reaches deal to cut tariffs on IT products 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
All 161 member nations to benefit from trillion-dollar agreement.
 
Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Vocus' next target: Telstra and Optus' customers 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Win one battle, onto the next.
 
Delayed federal budget system $30m over and counting 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Complexity gets in the way of out-of-the-box install.
 
Optus joins telco fury over govt wholesale access intervention 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
TPG wants cheaper copper now to compete with NBN.
 
EU greenlights Nokia’s acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Merged entity to compete with Samsung, Ericsson.
 
Google takes aim at AWS Glacier with production-ready Nearline 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Petabyte promos and performance promised.
 
Officeworks spooked into infosec overhaul by Target breach 
 
CSC, HCL to create new banking software firm 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Aim to make modernisation easier.
 
AWS sales almost double in second quarter 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Cloud unit now accounts for 8 percent of Amazon sales.
 
What to expect from Abbott's national cyber security strategy 
By Andrew Sadauskas | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Key policy architect reveals focus of new document.
 
Doctors spend 15 mins opening Fiona Stanley Hospital software 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
New applications testing clinical patience.
 
Billabong pins online retail hopes on new NetSuite platform 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Company turnaround hinges on technology.
 
Telco rivals slam govt intervention in Telstra price decision 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Call on Turnbull to drop submission to ACCC inquiry.
 
Huawei commits to training 100 Aussie students a year 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New $30m Sydney training hub to spearhead local expansion.
 
Australia's leaders agree to end GST-free online goods 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Gerry Harvey may finally get his way.
 
CSIRO to equip aircraft technicians with wearable tech 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Signs licensing deal with TAE.
 
Turnbull's dept backs Telstra in ACCC price fight 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
10 percent wholesale price drop would hurt sector, NBN.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
Google patches 43 vulnerabilities in Chrome browser 
 
High-risk denial of service flaw found in Juniper network gear 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Customers asked to patch against JunOS vulnerability.
 
Australia's industry piracy code still stuck on cost debate 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Forced to go to external third-party for assessment.
 
Infosec experts hack Jeep, gain control of moving car 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Highlight concerns about driver safety in internet-connected vehicles.
 
Victoria to wait another eight months for public IT dashboard 
 
Apple shares tank after weak iPhone results 
 
Telstra, telcos fume over new security reforms 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Angry at yet more legislative burden, cost.
 
Microsoft posts $4.3bn loss as it writes down Nokia business 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
But Office 365, Azure revenue up 96 percent.
 
Toshiba CEO resigns in accounting scandal 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Eight officials gone in total.
 
CSIRO ends nine-month search for new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Apppoints long-time public sector IT executive.
 
Vodafone still struggling as half-year losses grow 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Coupled with falling customer numbers.
 
Australian-first driverless car trial seeks to modernise road rules 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Autonomous Volvos to take to Adelaide expressway.
 
MongoDB admins accidentally expose 600TB of data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Old versions contain security hole.
 
ACSC issues AusPost, AFP ransomware warning 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Significant campaign" puts cyber crime centre on the front foot.
 
Cray to build Australia's biggest supercomputer 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
$77m for 'gamechanger' hardware.
 
PayPal returns to market with $70bn valuation 
Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Buoyant after split from eBay.
 
Hacking Team breach could have been an inside job 
Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Former staff under investigation.
 
Google joins chorus against infosec export controls proposal 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Information sharing on security issues must be allowed.
 
Critical out-of-band patch issued for Windows zero-day 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Discovered in Hacking Team document leak.
 
ATO to bring voice biometrics to mobile app 
Jul 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
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