PJCIS pushes for mandatory data breach notification 
 
Labor backs controversial data retention bill 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Legislation likely to pass.
 
LinkedIn settles with users over massive password leak 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Class-action against networking site succeeds.
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trials progress to expanded rollout.
 
Italian privacy regulators to probe Google's US HQ 
Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Investigates compliance with European law.
 
Lenovo backtracks, issues Superfish security alert 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
US delivers official warning about traffic intercepting adware.
 
Pilgrim to audit 21 Australian privacy policies 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Privacy commissioner shifts focus to compliance.
 
Friends with benefits 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
AGL's CIO is wedded to his favourite suppliers and not ashamed to admit it.
 
Will the Project Zero bell toll for Google? 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The difficulty with disclosure deadlines.
 
Microsoft promises not to use customer data for ads 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Adopts ISO/IEC 27018 standard for cloud privacy.
 
Google softens controversial vulnerability disclosure policy 
 
Windows 10 preview for smartphones released 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Release doesn't support top-of-the-line Windows Phone models.
 
Microsoft patches critical JASBUG Windows flaw  
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Vulnerability affects millions of Active Directory-connected systems.
 
Microsoft, Samsung settle patent fee fight 
 
Microsoft offers technical preview of Office 2016 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Users must sign strict NDA.
 
US big data privacy bill gains bipartisan support 
By Roberta Rampton | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
White House continues push for national data breach notification laws.
 
Microsoft previews touch-enabled Office for Windows 10 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
First iteration of Universal Apps.
 
First look: Microsoft Outlook for iOS 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Update] Office productivity suite for iOS completed with Outlook.
 
Microsoft Outlook debuts on iPhone, iPad 
Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
And Office arrives for free on Android tablets.
 
Photos: Amazon's WorkMail 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud email and calendaring service has Office 365 in sights.
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