NSW Police arrest another alleged Liberty Reserve fraudster 
 
US cracks suspected hacking ring with Aussie roots 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two plead guilty to theft of Xbox source code, US Army software.
 
NSW Police named as FinFisher spyware user 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wikileaks values license at $2.6 million.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
NSW Police, courts to exchange warrants within minutes 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attorney-General claims NSW is first to digitise end-to-end.
 
Brandis reveals websites will be included in data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Adds to confusion around definition of metadata.
 
What InfoSec can learn from the insurance industry 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Another way data breach laws could help manage risk.
 
eBay-owned website defrauded of US$1m in cyber-heist 
 
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.
 
CrimTrac to tender for new biometrics system 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moving beyond the fingerprint.
 
Corrupt NSW Education IT contractor jailed 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
ICAC investigation goes all the way to Long Bay.
 
Microsoft launches operation to disrupt cybercrime ring 
Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Kuwait and Algeria-developed malware exposed.
 
China freezes out US in joint cyber crime efforts 
Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Efforts stall after US charges Chinese with hacking.
 
NSW Police Minister considers proposal to license IT security providers 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Infosec professionals unimpressed.
 
Nokia paid extortionist millions for stolen encryption keys 
 
Domino's Pizza blackmailed over mass data leak 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Over 600,000 customer records captured.
 
Extortionists down Feedly newsreader site 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denial of service attack.
 
NSW Police seize laptops in ‘public mischief’ hoax 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Investigate claims of 'swatting'.
 
Hacking for profit, not for a cause 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Caveat competitor.
 
Govt plans year-end launch for cyber security centre  
By Allie Coyne | Jun 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will house CERT Australia, CSOC.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
In which area is your IT shop hiring the most staff?




   |   View results
IT security and risk
  25%
 
Sourcing and strategy
  12%
 
IT infrastructure (servers, storage, networking)
  22%
 
End user computing (desktops, mobiles, apps)
  15%
 
Software development
  26%
TOTAL VOTES: 320

Vote
Would your InfoSec team be prepared to share threat data with the Australian Government?

   |   View results
Yes
  57%
 
No
  43%
TOTAL VOTES: 125

Vote