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US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
Oct 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
Govt agrees to limit biometric data collection at airports 
 
Committee rules against expanding biometric data collection 
 
St George, Westpac to use fingerprint login for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will utilise biometric scanner on iPhone, Galaxy smartphones.
 
Anonymous hacker Sabu walks free after aiding FBI 
May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Judge praises 'extraordinary' co-operation.
 
Westpac NZ tests fingerprint scanning for mobile app 
 
Mobile signals jammed in NSW prisons from July 
 
Liftoff for NSW prison mobile jamming trial 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
ACMA approves license for restricted tech.
 
US state may move against prison Facebook users 
 
Palin hacker begins time in prison 
By Dan Kaplan | Jan 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
Moved from halfway house.
 
Pirate Bay founders' appeal rejected 
By Tom Brewster | Nov 29, 2010 | Comment Now 
Prison sentences reduced, but bigger fines imposed.
 
Regulator sticks to its guns on mobile jamming ban 
By Mahesh Sharma | Nov 10, 2010 | Comment Now 
A blow to plans to block signal in NSW prisons.
 
US report casts doubt on "reliable" biometric systems 
By Eric Doyle | Oct 1, 2010 | Comment Now 
Back to the drawing board for security designers.
 
Prison sentence for RBS hacker suspended in Russia 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Sep 10, 2010 | Comment Now 
Hackers unlikely to face punishment in the US.
 
Eight year prison sentence for Clive Peeters accountant 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 20, 2010 | Comment Now 
Mother of two imprisoned over embezzlement.
 
NSW Police and prisons get IT budget boost 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 9, 2010 | Comment Now 
Upgrades, biometrics and video conferencing on the agenda.
 
Pirate Party warns of surveillance state 
By Liz Tay | Jun 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
But RTA denies sharing data with CrimTrac.
 
Indian outsourcing firm looks to prison for data entry work 
By Iain Thomson | May 13, 2010 | Comment Now 
Inmates signed up for Business Process Outsourcing.
 
Biometrics, chips coming to Qld driver licenses 
By Liz Tay | May 12, 2010 | Comment Now 
Queensland transport workers first to trial new smartcards.
 
Gold Coast Airport deploys SmartGate 
By Liz Tay | Apr 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Biometric identification system deployed.
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Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







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Your bank
  39%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  6%
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