Target US inks $25m data breach settlement with MasterCard 
Apr 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fallout from 2013 attack continues.
 
Aussie banks dump Bitcoin traders 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Too risky to be a customer?
 
Silk Road investigators charged with stealing Bitcoin  
Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
Undercover lead accused of offering Ulbricht insider info.
 
IBM looks to adopt Bitcoin tech for major currencies 
Mar 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Blockchain' could be expanded beyond digital currency.
 
MasterCard, Visa unveil new infosec efforts 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tokens, biometrics to thwart attackers.
 
Aussie Bitcoin miner scolded for pre-IPO marketing 
 
Bitcoin value continues to decline 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
No recovery after million dollar raid on Bitstamp.
 
European bitcoin exchange hacked 
By Penny Wolf | Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bitstamp suspends trading after over $6m stolen.
 
ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Still does not count as real money.
 
Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
US Marshal auctions $22m worth of Silk Road bitcoins 
Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest Silk Road sell-off to date.
 
Australian law enforcement tracking Bitcoin use on black market 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crime Commission details Project Longstrike.
 
A banker meets a bitcoiner 
By David Gee | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO David Gee meets Bitcoin guru Jason Williams.
 
Visa defends security of contactless cards  
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims they are safe against rogue foreign transactions.
 
MasterCard, RBC test payment authentication by heartbeat 
Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wristband identifies cardiac rhythm for payment approval.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
 
PayPal takes second cautious step towards Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not yet ready for full support.
 
Hackers claim access to Bitcoin founder's email account 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Used to post abusive forum messages.
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