Telstra's health tech service goes live  
By Andrew Sadauskas | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
Optus admits handing user phone numbers to websites 
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
Adobe failed to properly protect customer data: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lack of security on old server made hacker’s work too easy.
 
Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | May 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
Qld Privacy Commission sends out Yammer warning 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Public servants told not to let down their guard.
 
Immigration CIO leaves to join Health 
By Allie Coyne | May 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Paul Madden takes over e-health drive.
 
Trust in the age of the data-driven supermarket 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
As the custodian of Australia's biggest loyalty database, Coles digital chief Roger Sniezek says he will never risk breaching the trust of his customers.
 
Tor Cloud shut down 
By Juha Saarinen | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud service "still a good idea".
 
NSW Privacy Commissioner renews call for data offshoring rules 
By Paris Cowan | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sends information protection wishlist to government.
 
Top Aussie websites need to improve privacy policies: Pilgrim 
By Paris Cowan | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data explainers still coming in at 18,000 words.
 
Vic doctors want $50m to fix troubled hospital IT 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bad interfaces put lives in danger.
 
IBM  teams up with Apple, J&J, Medtronic in health push 
 
Immigration Department responds to G20 privacy breach 
 
Harper review wants to hand big data power to consumers 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
New market in comparator tools should be driven by user records.
 
Govt scolded over another Immigration data leak 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
But Privacy Commissioner says he's happy with preventative measures.
 
Data retention has created a giant risk to our privacy 
By Suelette Dreyfus, Shanton Chang | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Why we should all be worried.
 
OAIC issues first report card on Privacy Act 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Reveals 104 voluntary data breach reports.
 
Apple enters health science market with ResearchKit 
Mar 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Collects data on patients through iPhones.
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