Harper review wants to hand big data power to consumers 
By Paris Cowan | 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
New market in comparator tools should be driven by user records.
 
Govt scolded over another Immigration data leak 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 6 hours ago | Comment Now 
But Privacy Commissioner says he's happy with preventative measures.
 
Data retention has created a giant risk to our privacy 
By Suelette Dreyfus, Shanton Chang | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why we should all be worried.
 
PayPal to pay $9.8m in US sanctions case 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Settles with US Treasury.
 
OAIC issues first report card on Privacy Act 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Reveals 104 voluntary data breach reports.
 
Journalist metadata could get special treatment 
By Andrew Colley | Mar 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Media union says Government botched retention bill.
 
PJCIS pushes for mandatory data breach notification 
 
Labor backs controversial data retention bill 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Legislation likely to pass.
 
US to enforce net neutrality 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
New rules ban discrimination and charging for priority access.
 
LinkedIn settles with users over massive password leak 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Class-action against networking site succeeds.
 
Italian privacy regulators to probe Google's US HQ 
Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Investigates compliance with European law.
 
Pilgrim to audit 21 Australian privacy policies 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Privacy commissioner shifts focus to compliance.
 
Microsoft promises not to use customer data for ads 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Adopts ISO/IEC 27018 standard for cloud privacy.
 
Obama to demand US organisations share cyber threat data 
 
VMware tech chief named US govt CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tony Scott joins the White House.
 
US big data privacy bill gains bipartisan support 
By Roberta Rampton | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
White House continues push for national data breach notification laws.
 
Obama proposes $18b cyber security program 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government-wide intrusion detection on the wish-list.
 
Nothing beats bulk intelligence gathering: US report  
Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
No "technology magic" alternative exists for security.
 
CommBank resurrects CISO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Cyber security chief gains new title.
 
Censorship isn't the answer 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
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