Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
Dropbox creds posted online in attempted extortion 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cloud storage company denies hack.
 
NSW Police named as FinFisher spyware user 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wikileaks values license at $2.6 million.
 
Wordpress resets logins after Gmail credentials leak 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
600,000 Wordpress accounts found in dump.
 
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’.
 
US officials suspect a new Snowden is leaking secret intel 
 
Red-faced Mozilla apologises for leaking user data 
 
Google blocks leaked Goldman Sachs email 
Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Confidential data not accessed.
 
Microsoft leaker sentenced to three months in jail 
Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will be deported to Russia.
 
Ex-Microsoft employee charged with leaking trade secrets 
Mar 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Allegedly gave pre-release Windows info to a blogger.
 
Obama to restructure the NSA 
Jan 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
But won't stop metadata collection.
 
Snapchat to release app update following leak 
 
PayPal cyber attackers plead guilty 
Dec 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Group of 11 join UK compatriot.
 
NSA's anti-leak upgrade hobbled by bandwidth issue 
 
BlackBerry yanks BBM after Android leak 
Sep 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Speculation fake apps are real reason for hiatus.
 
WikiLeaks server sells for US$33,000 
Sep 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
A 'relic of our time'.
 
Australian teen leaks pictures of new iPhone parts 
Sep 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Cites Chinese factory sources.
 
US soldier Manning gets 35 years in WikiLeaks trial 
Aug 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
US Govt wanted to "send a message".
 
Obama commits to reforms to limit US surveillance 
Aug 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Assange calls it a 'victory of sorts' for Snowden.
 
Manning faces 136 years jail 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
Cleared of aiding enemy.
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