Victoria appoints privacy and data protection commissioner 
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Familiar face to fill new role.
 
Cloudflare launches open source keyless SSL 
 
Apple patches security issues in OS X Mavericks 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Low-level OS component vulnerabilities plugged.
 
Apple blocks govt data requests with iOS 8 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Moves to strengthen privacy provisions.
 
US Govt taking 'unnecessary risks' with Healthcare.gov 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
US watchdog finds website still vulnerable one year on.
 
eBay cross-scripting vulnerability exploited 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Auction site slow to respond.
 
Chinese hacked US military contractors 
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Senate panel releases report.
 
Adobe plugs critical security holes in Acrobat, Reader 
By Penny Wolf | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Delayed priority one patches now available.
 
Apple gives iCloud two-factor authentication 
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Third-party apps will need passwords generated.
 
Qld Police not convinced by body worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Privacy, resourcing hurdles for Brisbane 'robocops'.
 
How hard do you hack back? 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Taking the offensive could have unintended consequences.
 
Govts pressure Google for more user data 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Australian requests dip slightly.
 
Snowden accuses NZ PM of lying about mass surveillance 
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Five days out from national election.
 
NSW Police named as FinFisher spyware user 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wikileaks values license at $2.6 million.
 
Parliament urges Qld Govt to recruit privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Position remains vacant after nearly three years.
 
Wordpress resets logins after Gmail credentials leak 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
600,000 Wordpress accounts found in dump.
 
Researcher uncovers timing attack to decloak Google users 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
But web giant isn't interested in remediating it.
 
Microsoft drops dangerous ASP.NET setting 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Change in advice could affect web applications.
 
Millions of Gmail user credentials posted on web 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passwords may be from more than one source.
 
Tax office on the hunt for new infosec chief 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To contribute to 'technology transformation'.
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