US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
US Postal Service systems breached by hackers 
Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
More than 800,000 staff affected.
 
Home Depot reveals 53 million more details stolen in hack 
Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attack reaches same scale as Target breach.
 
Apple Pay rival hacked, emails stolen 
By Teri Robinson | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
CurrentC pilot users' emails accessed.
 
Hackers breach White House network 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unclassified system suffers intrusion.
 
NBN Co expects Telstra deal to be signed by Christmas 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rubber stamp likely in early 2015.
 
Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
Committee rules against expanding biometric data collection 
 
BOQ signs with HP for five more years 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-running partner wins back IT services business.
 
AT&T alerts customers to insider data breach 
 
Inside the legalities of digital signatures 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
What is okay to e-sign in the eyes of the law?
 
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack  
Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Repeat offender from Target US breach.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
Govt FinFisher spyware exposed after data breach 
 
ANZ banks on universities for tech R&D 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Uses sourcing data to put the squeeze on vendors.
 
Google blocks leaked Goldman Sachs email 
Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Confidential data not accessed.
 
Goldman Sachs wants Google to delete email after leak 
 
Defence renews IBM contract for $264 million 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Awards another closed extension.
 
NSW Govt sets out new technical standards for mobility 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Trials as-a-service contracts.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
TOTAL VOTES: 983

Vote