Researchers make DNA data storage breakthrough 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data retention for eternity.
 
Microsoft widens Office third-party cloud storage options 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Windows 10, Android in the works.
 
Aussie miners slapped over 'data mining' in WA 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
WA govt moves to create even playing field.
 
Vodafone labels ACMA data request report "inaccurate" 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
AGD figures should be used instead.
 
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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
NAB takes new approach to software testing 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opts for units over man hours.
 
WTO talks on IT trade deal collapse 
Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will try again next year.
 
Microsoft pulls buggy Win 7 update over critical errors 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Root cert patch causes issues with graphics drivers, Windows Defender.
 
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.
 
Dropbox for Business API launched 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Playing catch-up with Box.net.
 
Hackers breach banker, healthcare email systems to game shares 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'FIN4' group gaining access through phishing.
 
AWS ups storage ante with 5TB Zocalo files 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mobile clients get upgrades.
 
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.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
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