Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | 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 
 
NBN Co offers incentives for battery-free fibre connections 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
In spite of warnings about power-cut risks.
 
Turnbull seeks wholesale access from all FTTB carriers 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looks to contain telco market ‘instability’ caused by ACCC ruling.
 
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.
 
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.
 
Optus automates credit risk; makes 70 redundant 
 
Mobile lobby blames federal laws for dodgy airport reception 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Carriers finding it too hard to build towers on federal land.
 
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.
 
DFAT puts Fujitsu SATIN support deal up for grabs 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
First piece of $216m ICN work goes public.
 
Apple onshores China customers’ personal data 
Aug 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denies risk to user’s privacy.
 
NSW Govt to scrutinise all telco deals over $100k 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ups the ante on agency procurement practices.
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