Oracle pushes massive critical patch update for July 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pawn Storm zero day hole plugged.
 
Symantec's Morpho misstep 
By Tony Campbell | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] What's in a name?
 
NSA releases Linux-based open source infosec tool  
By Allie Coyne | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aims to avoid duplication of effort for govt agencies.
 
Hacking Team vows to continue with new spyware 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Claims not all source code was leaked.
 
OPM boss resigns over security breach  
Jul 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second, related intrusion picked up.
 
DDoS attack downs iiNet services 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lengthy weekend outage.
 
US govt CIO orders 30-day 'cyber sprints' in wake of hack 
Jul 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Results to expose weakest-link agencies.
 
More Aussie agencies wanted Hacking Team's spyware 
By Allie Coyne, Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
ASIO, IBAC, state police contacted hacked spyware merchant.
 
Xen patches admin privilege escalation vulnerability 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Allows admins with limited privileges to take full control.
 
Millions of US citizens' personal data taken in OPM hack 
Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Stolen data includes social security details.
 
'High severity' flaw discovered in OpenSSL 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Certificate bypass check possible.
 
Morpho hackers hit Apple, Microsoft for corporate data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cyber gang stealing sensitive info from big business.
 
Crypto experts slam govt encryption backdoor demands 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Revisiting a bad idea considered an even worse idea.
 
Adobe to patch leaked Hacking Team Flash 0day 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Flaw being exploited in the wild.
 
Hacking Team tells clients to stop using its spyware 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government spy ops could be exposed.
 
When spyware merchants get hacked 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hacking Team attack points to bad business practices all round.
 
APRA updates cloud guidance for banks 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Stands firm against offshore, public cloud for systems of record.
 
Government exploit vendor hacked, client data exposed 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Update: Australian agencies potentially compromised.
 
Researcher withholds exploit details over export control concerns 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cites confusion created by Wassenaar Arrangement provisions.
 
AISA names first-ever CEO 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
“Increasing cyber skills and awareness” a key priority.
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