Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Corporate allies rally for Microsoft in overseas data fight 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Back efforts to block US govt request for data in Ireland.
 
Victoria to release real-time bus data  
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
March 2015 picked as tentative date for launch.
 
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.
 
Telstra to move biggest clients to new billing system 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shifts off 15 year-old platform.
 
Royal Children’s Hospital to link hospital machines with eMR 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bedside devices to automatically update patient records.
 
Hackers breach banker, healthcare email systems to game shares 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'FIN4' group gaining access through phishing.
 
AMP, Vanguard to test digital financial product disclosures 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Team with ASIC for modernisation drive.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Victorian Labor distances itself from Ultranet failure 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Puts alleged probity failures down to “individual actions”.
 
Preparing for a data centre migration 
Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Preparing for a data centre migration? Here's the top ten tips for a successful move.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
SA to open $92m data research facility 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
Home Depot reveals 53 million more details stolen in hack 
Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attack reaches same scale as Target breach.
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