US weather systems hacked, satellites affected 
Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four websites targeted.
 
AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
 
Sterrenberg takes lessons from CBA for Centrelink IT overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human Services reveals the depths of its IT woes.
 
AFP blocked websites to stop malware spread 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Section 313 notices issued to target banking malware.
 
Centrelink IT hindering welfare reform: Minister  
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Andrews puts $1b replacement on the 2015 budget agenda.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stats boss argues system instability needs to be addressed.
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
US Govt taking 'unnecessary risks' with Healthcare.gov 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
US watchdog finds website still vulnerable one year on.
 
DHS works to fix aged care processing glitch 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Staff forced to manually generate advice.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
Tasmanian Govt cuts ICT fund 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
$28m tech piggybank falls in first budget.
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
Obama hires tech team to improve websites after HealthCare.gov debacle 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Appoints ex Google website manager as lead.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Brandis reveals websites will be included in data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Adds to confusion around definition of metadata.
 
Cost of US HealthCare.gov disaster soars to $904m 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bad management, oversight forces cost overruns.
 
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
 
NSW Opal card suffers system, website crashes 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Connectivity issues lock users out of accounts.
 
Govt opens inquiry into website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Section 313 comes under scrutiny.
 
iiNet joins web giants to condemn secret TPP talks 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Service providers would be forced to act as ‘internet cops’.
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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)
  6%
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