Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Huawei commits to training 100 Aussie students a year 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New $30m Sydney training hub to spearhead local expansion.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
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.
 
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.
 
AARNet router failure sinks international path 
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Faulty line card blamed.
 
NBN makes contractors fight for six-month packets of work 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Builds KPIs into new rollout contracts.
 
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.
 
Telstra deploys Hadoop to pre-empt network issues 
By Liz Tay | May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Predictive analytics project to boost availability.
 
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.
 
Victoria commits $14.7m to fix video conferencing in courts 
By Paris Cowan | May 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Network upgrade to boost bandwidth 300 percent.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
Harper review wants to hand big data power to consumers 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
New market in comparator tools should be driven by user records.
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