RSA chief calls for cooling of US, China tensions 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Government snooping permissible in a digital world without norms.
 
A call for timely reporting 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Businesses need incentives to keep customer data secure.
 
US Homeland Security sued over data mining 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy group wants Govt to hand over intel documents.
 
NAB backs payments startup Stripe 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online payments provider launches in Australia.
 
ASIO chief pledges not to act as 'Big Brother' 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
'We will use data retention to save your life, not sell you a BMW'.
 
CrimTrac to outsource IT management 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says security of crime records, biometrics not a concern.
 
Qld to roll out ID scanner network for pubs and clubs 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security still up in the air.
 
Medical records discovered in garden shed after robbery 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy Commissioner not impressed.
 
Govt inquiry backs mandatory data breach notifications 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes for tech-neutral laws, supports updated cyber security strategy.
 
British spies boast ability to intercept Skype calls 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Black ops bag of tricks doesn't impress analyst.
 
Inquiry finds drones a threat to citizen privacy 
 
China brands the iPhone a threat to national security 
By Paul Carsten | Jul 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Controversy arises over tracking, time-stamping of user location.
 
Academics get personal over big data 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
De-identification the latest privacy battleground.
 
UK Govt rushes to reinstate telco data retention  
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Covers foreign companies as well.
 
Can 'info-nopolies' be trusted with our personal data? 
By Steve Wilson | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Citizens reduced to lab rats.
 
Nine out of ten NSA files relate to ordinary web users  
Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unintended targets caught up in the hunt for intelligence.
 
Victorian govt mobile apps lack privacy policy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner checks on privacy by design progress.
 
Chinese censors add Microsoft, Yahoo to internet block lists 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Want to quell news of Hong Kong pro-democracy unrest.
 
myGov struggles under tax return load 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Citizens locked out of lodgements.
 
Auditor puts big IT projects on notice 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco interception, DHS outsourcing on the watchlist.
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