US govt HR office suspends system after finding new flaw 
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Authorities now think 10 million affected in data breach.
 
NBN lumped with new data sharing rules despite opposition 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Govt seeks to limit Telstra advantage.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
AFP reports data sharing with Russia, China 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Overdue TIA Act report reveals highest ever metadata access.
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
Einstein alone can't keep you safe from cyber attack 
By Tony Campbell | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Brains plus brawn necessary for protection.
 
Exetel dumps 400 heavy broadband users 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Affected customers given 30 days to find a new provider.
 
Security is no reason to avoid cloud services 
By Tony Campbell | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Is owning and operating really any safer?
 
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.
 
Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
 
7 Shortcuts to Losing Your Data 
Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
This tongue in cheek white paper explores data loss from a contrarian point of view.
 
Leaked TISA draft proposes sweeping changes to Australian telco laws 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Removes NBN cherry-picking protections, restrictions on telco foreign ownership.
 
Catch of the Day escapes penalty over data breach 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
OAIC closes investigations into COTD, Aussie Travel Cover leaks.
 
FBI opens investigation into US taxpayer data theft 
May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
As many as 15,000 fake tax returns lodged using IDs.
 
How Suncorp is using data to prevent churn, predict claims 
By Allie Coyne | May 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Core banking overhaul “smack on schedule”.
 
Inquiry to mull role of 'smart IT' for infrastructure 
By Juha Saarinen | May 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Believes IT will revolutionise design and planning.
 
Immigration to pre-screen passengers leaving Aussie airports 
By Paris Cowan | May 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Legislation expands scope of data demanded from airlines.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
Government to overhaul spectrum regulation 
By Juha Saarinen | May 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants streamlined, simpler processes in place by next year.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
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