SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Zespri takes kiwi fruit production to the public cloud 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates SAP environment to Microsoft Azure.
 
Microsoft makes full .NET server-side core stack open source 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enables .NET to run on Apple OS X and Linux.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
Inside Telstra's Clayton data centre  
By Tony Yoo | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cisco and VMware clouds to reside in Clayton.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
States go into bat to save the OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding.
 
Telstra fined $18k for publishing judge's home address 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Phone directory listing 'breached Privacy Act'.
 
Govts push Facebook to hand over more user data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests jump 10 percent.
 
Dropbox joins forces with Microsoft for Office integration 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dropbox for Business users will require Office 365 subscription.
 
Go early, go hard, or go home 
By Vito Forte | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] In defence of early adopters.
 
Photos: Spark Digital's new, modular data centre 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Inside the $53m Takanini, Auckland facility.
 
Australian data centre floor space growth rate 'exceptional' 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney and Melbourne rack up co-lo capacity.
 
PCEHR privacy breached twice in 12 months 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users accidentally link to someone else's health record.
 
Microsoft provides cross-platform APIs for Office 365 devs 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Over 400 petabytes of Office 365 data.
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
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  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
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