Adobe plugs critical security holes in Acrobat, Reader 
By Penny Wolf | 3 hours ago | Comment Now 
Delayed priority one patches now available.
 
Apple gives iCloud two-factor authentication 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 hours ago | Comment Now 
Third-party apps will need passwords generated.
 
How hard do you hack back? 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 3 hours ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Taking the offensive could have unintended consequences.
 
Govts pressure Google for more user data 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
Australian requests dip slightly.
 
Snowden accuses NZ PM of lying about mass surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Five days out from national election.
 
NSW Police named as FinFisher spyware user 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Wikileaks values license at $2.6 million.
 
Wordpress resets logins after Gmail credentials leak 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
600,000 Wordpress accounts found in dump.
 
Researcher uncovers timing attack to decloak Google users 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
But web giant isn't interested in remediating it.
 
Microsoft drops dangerous ASP.NET setting 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Change in advice could affect web applications.
 
Millions of Gmail user credentials posted on web 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Passwords may be from more than one source.
 
Tax office on the hunt for new infosec chief 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To contribute to 'technology transformation'.
 
What to say when things go wrong 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Is crisis comms part of your disaster recovery plan?
 
Salesforce customers targeted by malware 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dyreza Trojan spreading.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Infected Linux servers give DDoS attacks some oomph  
 
Barclays Bank to adopt vein-scanner authentication 
By Steve Slater | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To stem the tide of bank fraud.
 
Apple shares slump ahead of Sept 9 iPhone launch 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Worst day in nine months follows iCloud breach.
 
Govt backed research body proposes big data for APS staff vetting  
By John Hilvert | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
But admits 'just because we can do it, does not mean we should'.
 
US Home Depot investigating possible data breach 
Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Banks reportedly trace stolen cards to retailer.
 
Govt dumps controversial Labor offshore cloud policy 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Complaints lead to removal of double ministerial sign-off.
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