Zeus variant uses encryption to evade detection 
 
Swinburne downs systems for major kit upgrade 
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Replaces network, identity management; plots cloud.
 
Bot masters in cut-throat DDoS fight 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
DDoS reaches 300,000 connections a minute.
 
'Nearly unbreakable' crypto modeled off human body    
By Darren Pauli | Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Generates unlimited number of keys, cuts out noise.
 
CIO leaves Macquarie Uni 
Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up new role at IT not-for-profit.
 
UK admissions authority makes millions selling student data 
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Sells student data to advertisers and mobile phone companies.
 
Meet the CIO of the Year 
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Top prize awarded at the CIO Strategy Summit.
 
Deakin tech leader wins Education CIO of the Year 
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CIO makes life a breeze for 47,000 students.
 
'Pony' botnet used to steal bitcoins 
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Full value unknown.
 
Why are Aussie students dropping out of IT courses? 
 
DDoS trojan ferrets SMB data 
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New malware found.
 
Fake Firefox add-on snares users in botnet 
By Adam Greenberg | Dec 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Infects more than 12,500 PCs.
 
Inside NBN Co's 108Mbps apartment block test 
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The technical details.
 
ZeroAccess taken down 
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Microsoft announced on Thursday that its Digital Crimes Unit - in conjunction with the FBI, Europol's EC3 and technology companies such as A10 Networks - has disrupted a botnet ...
 
Whitepaper: Sourcefire Visibility & Control eBook 
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The world is split into two groups: those who have been hacked and those who will be
 
Telstra free to make TPG-style basement fibre play 
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But little appetite for 'crazy'.
 
NBN Co to start fibre-to-the-basement field trials 
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Fresh from the lab to an MDU near you.
 
Online learners get lower marks: study 
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MOOCs not a silver bullet for cash-strapped universities.
 
Feds pounce on $50k-a-month botnet theft ring 
By Adam Greenberg | Sep 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
A 19-year-old Argentinean man was arrested and charged with running a botnet that stole funds from gaming and money transfer sites.
 
Teenager busted for running $50,000-a-month botnet 
By Adam Greenberg | Sep 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Cops open 'Operation Zombie'.
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