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US govt threatened huge fines to make Yahoo release user data 
 
Parliament urges Qld Govt to recruit privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Position remains vacant after nearly three years.
 
Google commences ‘right to be forgotten’ Euro tour 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Google-appointed panel to debate privacy rights.
 
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack  
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Repeat offender from Target US breach.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Defence fined $5000 for privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slap on the wrist from Privacy Commissioner.
 
Why Australia needs stronger protections for privacy 
By Norman Witzleb | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] It is time to catch up with the rest of the world.
 
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.
 
ALRC drops safe harbour from proposed privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online intermediaries encouraged to act against breaches.
 
Apple washes hands of celebrity iCloud hack 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commercial motives behind the data theft.
 
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.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
Why the Weather Bureau’s new supercomputer is a 'gamechanger' 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT transformation starts to reap results.
 
Apple onshores China customers’ personal data 
Aug 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denies risk to user’s privacy.
 
NICTA trial replaces some Canberra buses with taxis 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Analytics pinpoint the cheapest way to travel.
 
Apple readies HealthKit rollout amid tangled regulatory web 
Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
In discussions with health providers.
 
Govt to release thousands of data sets to app developers 
By Andrew Colley | Aug 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
An extra 6000 sets of info to go public.
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