Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Qld finally starts looking for new privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Position to be filled after three-and-a-half year vacancy.
 
ACSC issues AusPost, AFP ransomware warning 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Significant campaign" puts cyber crime centre on the front foot.
 
Police shut down 'Darkode' hacking forum 
Jul 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
International law enforcement arrests 28.
 
Microsoft releases Office for Mac, but only on cloud 
By Tony Yoo | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Following 100,000 feedback messages.
 
NSW to revisit legal protection for personal privacy 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Weighing up measures to protect against drones, revenge porn.
 
Microsoft releases final version of Office for Android 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
More free functionality than Office for iOS.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
Adobe failed to properly protect customer data: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lack of security on old server made hacker’s work too easy.
 
Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
 
Qld Police warns local business after aggressive hack attack 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Business executive’s family threatened.
 
Microsoft furthers Android, iOS integration push in Win10 
By Juha Saarinen | May 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cross-platform extend and embrace strategy in full swing.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
 
Trust in the age of the data-driven supermarket 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
As the custodian of Australia's biggest loyalty database, Coles digital chief Roger Sniezek says he will never risk breaching the trust of his customers.
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
By Juha Saarinen | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner renews call for data offshoring rules 
By Paris Cowan | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sends information protection wishlist to government.
 
Top Aussie websites need to improve privacy policies: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data explainers still coming in at 18,000 words.
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
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