US govt HR office data leak sparks blackmail fears 
Hackers may have nabbed staff security clearance data in second breach.
 
Adobe failed to properly protect customer data: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lack of security on old server made hacker’s work too easy.
 
iiNet investigates alleged theft of customer database 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hacker claims to have data to sell.
 
Massive US data breach exposes 4 million govt workers 
 
MasterCard, Target data breach settlement scrapped 
May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Falls through after banks refuse to sign up.
 
Australia spared the worst of rise in web attacks: Akamai 
By Juha Saarinen | May 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Report paints bleak picture of increasingly hostile internet.
 
Telstra reveals large-scale security breach at Pacnet 
By Allie Coyne | May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Unknown attackers used SQL injection to gain access to corporate network.
 
Know what will leak before the breach 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Your archival policy could be a line of defence.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
China weaponises its internet 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Latest escalation of threat posture is bad news indeed.
 
Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack  
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Great Firewall of China' suspected in online assault.
 
Optus admits to three big data breaches 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
More than 300,000 customers affected.
 
Apple patches OS X against FREAK flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite get fix.
 
Hackers breach NSW GovDC website 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Updated: Attackers used well-known Wordpress vulnerability.
 
UK spies claim broad powers to hack worldwide 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Admit to using vulnerabilities for intelligence gathering.
 
US State Dept shuts down internet systems 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plans to harden infrastructure to protect data.
 
Google opposes global search powers for US law enforcement 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fears feds hacking computers and facilities overseas.
 
A lesson in how to react to a data breach 
By Tony Campbell | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Don't add reputational damage to your list of problems.
 
Target US hires new CIO  
By Allie Coyne | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
DeRhodes to retire after one year's service.
 
Hacker reveals stolen Aussie Travel Cover data is corrupted 
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