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How CoreLogic splits data and IT 
By Ry Crozier | 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
Blurring the lines with a chief data officer.
 
Apple, Google users at risk from FREAK flaw 
By Allie Coyne | 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
US govt intervention in cryptography bites today's users.
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trials progress to expanded rollout.
 
Will the Project Zero bell toll for Google? 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The difficulty with disclosure deadlines.
 
Aussie miners slapped over 'data mining' in WA 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
WA govt moves to create even playing field.
 
Microsoft patches critical JASBUG Windows flaw  
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Vulnerability affects millions of Active Directory-connected systems.
 
BMW patches in-car software security flaw 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Up to 2.2 million cars affected.
 
Vodafone labels ACMA data request report "inaccurate" 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
AGD figures should be used instead.
 
Google outs three Apple zero-day vulnerabilities  
By Allie Coyne | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lets loose after 90-day grace period.
 
Insider threat, cloud make OAIC's privacy checklist 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
New guide for handling personal data released.
 
ABS to expand statistical tracking of the digital economy 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pairs up with Comms department for IT stats review.
 
Microsoft accuses Google of early bug publication 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Windows 8.1 flaw revealed before Patch Tuesday fix.
 
Google discloses zero-day bug in Windows 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Gave Microsoft 90 days grace to patch the flaw.
 
Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
In defence of automatic updating 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Auto Windows updates are a necessary evil.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Corporate allies rally for Microsoft in overseas data fight 
Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Back efforts to block US govt request for data in Ireland.
 
Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Whole-of-gov buying scheme on way.
 
Sony attack was 'unparalleled' and 'well-organised' 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security firm makes first comments on investigation.
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