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US investigation identifies Sony hacking as state-sponsored 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
North Korea fingered as the perpetrator.
 
Metadata laws open to scope creep: lawyers 
By Andrew Colley | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Approach "unsatisfactory" and "ad hoc".
 
Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Ex-Sony employees sue over data breach 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Claim company failed to protect data.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Google faces fine for web privacy violations 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
$22 million penalty could be imposed by Dutch watchdog.
 
FBI warns Iranian hackers targeting US energy, defense firms 
Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Flash' report helps industry thwart attackers.
 
OAIC Canberra office down to two staff 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
McMillan details budget limbo.
 
Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
Senate wind-up means OAIC will remain for now 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Govt still intent on closing office.
 
Sony attack was 'unparalleled' and 'well-organised' 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security firm makes first comments on investigation.
 
North Korean diplomat denies Pyongyang role in Sony hack 
 
PayPal patches account hijacking flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug bounty program unearths serious vulnerability.
 
Sony Pictures still struggling eight days after hack 
Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Execs confirm 'large amount' of confidential data stolen.
 
FBI warns of 'destructive' malware attack on US companies 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Watershed event' follows Sony breach.
 
Be wary of the EU's 'right to be forgotten' 
By Dan Jerker B. Svantesson | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Case against Google sets a dangerous precedent.
 
Sony hires Mandiant to clean up after cyber attack 
Dec 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reportedly investigating North Korean hackers.
 
EU wants Google to expand 'right to be forgotten' 
Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Watchdogs want rule applied globally.
 
The Fitbit detectives that could be using your data in court 
By David Glance | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Will the law catch up with wearables and lifestyle tracking?
 
European Parliament proposes Google split 
Nov 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Draft resolution suggests unbundling search from commercial services.
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