Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
Ingogo IPO on track with $9.1m funding injection 
By Andrew Colley | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Plans to go public before end of 2015.
 
Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Says retrieval under Govt proposal will impose massive cost.
 
Senate rejects attempt to limit ASIO's access to devices 
 
Telstra ditches 900 MHz for LTE-Advanced 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
To focus on 700 MHz + 1800 MHz.
 
DSL remains Australia's main business broadband option 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Only big business taking up FTTP.
 
Apple blocks govt data requests with iOS 8 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves to strengthen privacy provisions.
 
Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
Govts pressure Google for more user data 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests dip slightly.
 
US govt threatened huge fines to make Yahoo release user data 
 
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack  
Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Repeat offender from Target US breach.
 
Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
Brandis boosts vetting of APS staff to prevent insider threats 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Snowden-type threat ‘worse than malware attacks’.
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Microsoft defies order to hand over user emails 
Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
US judge unfreezes search warrant.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
Why the Weather Bureau’s new supercomputer is a 'gamechanger' 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT transformation starts to reap results.
 
Apple onshores China customers’ personal data 
Aug 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denies risk to user’s privacy.
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