Insider threat, cloud make OAIC's privacy checklist 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
New guide for handling personal data released.
 
ABS to expand statistical tracking of the digital economy 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pairs up with Comms department for IT stats review.
 
TPG stops selling NBN FTTB rival 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New regulations force product from sale.
 
Taiwan clears Chinese smartphone-makers of privacy breach 
Dec 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
National security fears averted.
 
Telcos to go ahead with delayed Tasman Sea cable 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telstra scales back investment in TGA.
 
Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Corporate allies rally for Microsoft in overseas data fight 
Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Back efforts to block US govt request for data in Ireland.
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Whole-of-gov buying scheme on way.
 
MPs to influence black spot program  
By Andrew Colley | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will be able to nominate 'priority' areas.
 
ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Sony attack was 'unparalleled' and 'well-organised' 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security firm makes first comments on investigation.
 
Westpac offers fingerprint log-in for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
St George's iPhone, Samsung project expands across bank.
 
NSA spied on global telcos to infiltrate mobile networks  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Introduced vulnerabilities to gain access.
 
IBM plugs Tivoli MDM cross-scripting flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users told to upgrade to secure version.
 
Hackers breach banker, healthcare email systems to game shares 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'FIN4' group gaining access through phishing.
 
Southern Cross Cable telcos 'partnered' with spy agencies 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cable itself not tapped, CEO says.
 
At the top of her game 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
A decision to bring digital operations back in-house three years ago has paid big dividends for Tabcorp.
 
Govt kicks off cost-benefit analysis of emergency services spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
PFA welcomes action on pre-election promise.
 
Vodafone would sell Australian operation 'for the right price' 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Telco boss Colao invites offers for non-core assets.
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