Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
More Aussie agencies wanted Hacking Team's spyware 
By Allie Coyne, Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
ASIO, IBAC, state police contacted hacked spyware merchant.
 
Millions of US citizens' personal data taken in OPM hack 
Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Stolen data includes social security details.
 
NSW to revisit legal protection for personal privacy 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Weighing up measures to protect against drones, revenge porn.
 
US govt HR office suspends system after finding new flaw 
Jun 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Authorities now think 10 million affected in data breach.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
 
Trust in the age of the data-driven supermarket 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
As the custodian of Australia's biggest loyalty database, Coles digital chief Roger Sniezek says he will never risk breaching the trust of his customers.
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
By Juha Saarinen | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner renews call for data offshoring rules 
By Paris Cowan | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sends information protection wishlist to government.
 
Top Aussie websites need to improve privacy policies: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data explainers still coming in at 18,000 words.
 
Questioning the effectiveness of sanctions 
By Tony Campbell | Apr 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Attack attribution and motive are key.
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