Qld Transport to replace core registration system 
By Allie Coyne | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
State's biggest citizen info repository set for overhaul.
 
Google finds vulnerability in SSL web encryption 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Details fix for 'POODLE' attack.
 
Cloudflare launches open source keyless SSL 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crypto expert doubtful.
 
Microsoft makes Opera Mini default browser for feature phones 
 
Microsoft gives deadline for end of IE8 support 
Aug 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants users to migrate to IE11.
 
Google to reward secure websites with better search ranking 
 
Microsoft adds further encryption to Outlook.com, OneDrive 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opens Transparency Centre in Redmond.
 
DFAT upgrades ageing web server for passports system 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Playing catch-up on security.
 
Vendors slow to patch OpenSSL vulnerabilities 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Heartbleed is far from over.
 
Google tests domain registration service 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Debuts Google Domains.
 
Google forks OpenSSL into BoringSSL 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will continue to fund Core Infrastructure Initiative.
 
Optus to cut another 350 jobs in ongoing restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Also prepares launch of tenth satellite.
 
Admins scramble to plug giant OpenSSL security hole 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mass password and certificate changes required.
 
Serious OpenSSL bug renders websites wide open 
 
Apple patches OS X security hole 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not mentioned in main update listing.
 
How a grammar error tripped up Apple 
By David Glance | Feb 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Bug introduced by coding mistake.
 
Apple rushes out patch for SSL authentication flaw 
By Joseph Menn | Feb 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Users urged to run update, and only hook up to trusted connections.
 
Yahoo encrypts email connections by default 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
All connections covered.
 
Microsoft revokes wrongly issued French govt SSL certificate 
 
Microsoft revokes wrongly issued French govt SSL certificate 
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  39%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
TOTAL VOTES: 897

Vote