Optus admits to three big data breaches 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
More than 300,000 customers affected.
 
A lesson in how to react to a data breach 
By Tony Campbell | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Don't add reputational damage to your list of problems.
 
Target US hires new CIO  
By Allie Coyne | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
DeRhodes to retire after one year's service.
 
Obama proposes national data breach notification 
Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
30 day threshold for reporting.
 
North Korea suffers internet outage amidst Sony hack dispute 
Dec 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cause of connectivity issues unknown.
 
Privacy law: Making it stick 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Q&A with Australia's Privacy Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim.
 
AFP investigates alleged asylum seeker data theft 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Second breach “completely unacceptable” if true, says secretary.
 
JPMorgan reveals 83 million customers exposed by hack 
Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
True extent of data breach finally made public.
 
US Home Depot investigating possible data breach 
Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Banks reportedly trace stolen cards to retailer.
 
Red-faced Mozilla apologises for leaking user data 
 
eBay data breach sparks lawsuit 
Jul 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disgruntled customers seek damages.
 
European central bank website hacked by extortionist 
 
NAB backs payments startup Stripe 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online payments provider launches in Australia.
 
Catch of the Day reveals three-year old data breach 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delays advising customers of early 2011 "cyber intrusion".
 
Medical records discovered in garden shed after robbery 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy Commissioner not impressed.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Domino's Pizza blackmailed over mass data leak 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Over 600,000 customer records captured.
 
Review reveals extent of access to leaked Immigration data 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
KPMG blames staff inexperience for breach.
 
Target US appoints a CISO 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lures General Motors security boss in response to data breach.
 
Banks pull out of Target, Trustwave data breach lawsuit 
Apr 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
After Trustwave denies involvement.
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