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EFF to launch free digital cert authority 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to replace HTTP with HTTPS.
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Router rooting is shooting fish in a barrel 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Don't rely on broadband or wireless router vendors to protect you.
 
EFF claims NSA 'digital dragnet' unconstitutional 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Asks court to rule on mass surveillance.
 
Router hacking competition announced for Defcon 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Compelling manufacturers to lift their game.
 
Android devices leak location data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other operating systems also affected by privacy hole.
 
More tech companies push back against govt data requests 
By Juha Saarinen | May 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aussie authorities second largest requesters of user data.
 
NSA tool may track burner mobiles 
By SC Australia Staff | Oct 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Metadata provides rough phone fingerprint.
 
SSL slapped on all Google searches 
 
EFF on how researchers should navigate anti-hacking laws 
By Marcos Colon | Aug 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Seek legal advice before starting projects.
 
Twitter, ISP praised for protecting customer data 
By Juha Saarinen | May 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Prepared to fight to protect user data from snoops.
 
Want a software patent? Write some code 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
EFF proposes troll-slaying patent reform.
 
Start-up falls afoul of computer crime laws 
Feb 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
Proxy system weighs on battle with Facebook.
 
Pirates of Catalonia to sue FBI over Megaupload 
By Liam Tung | Jan 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Class action brewing for legitimate Megaupload users.
 
Slapdash SSL certification a risk 
By Stewart Mitchell | Apr 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Certification of non-unique names highlight web weakness, says privacy group.
 
EFF: Telcos over-disclose private data to FBI 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Investigation violations.
 
EFF calls Nokia on Iran spying case 
By Liam Tung | Oct 15, 2010 | Comment Now 
But, your honour, we're incorporated.
 
Privacy group warns of web browser 'fingerprinting' 
By Rosalie Marshall | May 19, 2010 | Comment Now 
Unique signatures that can track surfers.
 
EFF kicks off browser tracking project 
By Shaun Nichols | Jan 30, 2010 | Comment Now 
Analyse traffic monitoring techniques.
 
Privacy at risk in location-based systems 
By Rosalie Marshall | Aug 7, 2009 | Comment Now 
Calls to regulate technology that tracks people.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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