Committee rules against expanding biometric data collection 
 
Apple Pay to land with iOS 8.1 next week 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Formal arrival with first big update to new mobile OS.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Stats boss argues system instability needs to be addressed.
 
Router rooting is shooting fish in a barrel 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Don't rely on broadband or wireless router vendors to protect you.
 
Technology, through a banker’s lens 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
How do you experiment when members expect credit unions to only spend on the technologies they absolutely need?
 
AT&T alerts customers to insider data breach 
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says retrieval under Govt proposal will impose massive cost.
 
Apple blocks govt data requests with iOS 8 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves to strengthen privacy provisions.
 
Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
Govts pressure Google for more user data 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests dip slightly.
 
US govt threatened huge fines to make Yahoo release user data 
 
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack  
Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Repeat offender from Target US breach.
 
Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
Govt backed research body proposes big data for APS staff vetting  
By John Hilvert | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
But admits 'just because we can do it, does not mean we should'.
 
Brandis boosts vetting of APS staff to prevent insider threats 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Snowden-type threat ‘worse than malware attacks’.
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Microsoft defies order to hand over user emails 
Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
US judge unfreezes search warrant.
 
ASIC backs licenses for IT suppliers serving financial markets 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promotes minimum IT and DR standards.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
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