Microsoft crowns Azure ready for Aus govt workloads 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ticks off a few compliance items prior to launch.
 
IT security: a top five priority for the CIO 
By David Gee | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] How do you manage security programs without a CSO?
 
Privacy Commissioner details 'reasonable steps' for data security 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to stay on the right side of the Privacy Act.
 
Turnbull audit finds Labor's NBN 'rushed, chaotic' 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition hits back at reviews 'written by mates'.
 
Fund managers revisit systems for SuperStream compliance 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
ATO data standard represents backward step for some.
 
Auditor puts big IT projects on notice 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco interception, DHS outsourcing on the watchlist.
 
Commission of Audit recommends IT outsourcing agenda 
Promotes digital, cloud-first approach to whole-of-government IT.
 
Target lawsuit a ‘call to action’ for PCI DSS compliance 
By Munir Kotadia | Mar 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Make the effort more than once a year.
 
Australia faces lawsuits over asylum seeker data breach 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immigration Minister still holds power in protection decision.
 
Turnbull to audit the conception of Labor's NBN 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former Telstra exec to lead sixth inquiry into NBN.
 
Weather bureau forced to dump water data project 
By John Hilvert | Feb 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Audit questions $38 million bill for open source project.
 
Are you ready for a data request deluge? 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post]: The improbability of Privacy Act compliance, Pt 4.
 
Qld State Revenue reaps $27m from HANA implementation 
 
Qld to spend $7.4 billion fixing nearly all IT systems 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
IT audit report finds "systemic business risk".
 
Bitcoin supporters seek anti-money laundering approval 
By Emily Flitter | Jun 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Liberty Reserve case delivers wake-up call.
 
Queensland Government drops CIO  
By Brett Winterford | May 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
DG to take over, Peter Grant moved to new position.
 
WA university tech problems 'easy, cheap to fix' 
By Allie Coyne | May 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
Auditor finds unresolved weaknesses.
 
China unhappy with equipment risk audits 
By Danielle Walker | Apr 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
US telcos Sprint from chinese kit.
 
Vendors audited by Vic Govt infosec chief 
By Darren Pauli | Mar 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
No mercy for sloppy security.
 
Six 'telcos' outside TIO scheme under investigation 
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