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.
 
Research contradicts Brandis' focus on insider threats 
By John Hilvert | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Warns against creating an 'oppressive workplace'.
 
Want an Internet of Things? Fix the internet first 
By Anthony May | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] What if the physical world inherits the bugs of the virtual one?
 
Apple washes hands of celebrity iCloud hack 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commercial motives behind the data theft.
 
Brandis boosts vetting of APS staff to prevent insider threats 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Snowden-type threat ‘worse than malware attacks’.
 
Hacking scandal threatens to upend NZ election 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Rawshark keeps country on edge.
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Photos: SAP drops $60m on Victorian support facility 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Innovation and support centre promises 120 ICT jobs.
 
JPMorgan pulls in the FBI to investigate cyber attacks 
Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other banks reportedly hit.
 
Google chairman says 'unbreakable' encryption will become a reality 
 
IEEE promotes security skills to software developers 
By Steve Gold | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opens the 'Centre for Secure Design'.
 
Who'd have picked a BlackBerry for the Internet of Things? 
By Steve Wilson | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog] BlackBerry has a more secure future in the physical world.
 
Aussie, Kiwi spies hooked into NSA metadata search engine 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Leak reveals massive trove of private communications.
 
PlayStation Network taken out by DoS attack 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims hack linked to airline security scare.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
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