ASIC to lobby Govt for metadata access 
By Allie Coyne | 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Agency head bitter at being excluded.
 
EU lawmakers vote to break up Google 
11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Want level-playing field.
 
Australian Govt to rethink cyber security strategy 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Six-year old policy to be refreshed.
 
US-CERT issues alert for Regin state-sponsored malware 
 
EU wants Google to expand 'right to be forgotten' 
1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Watchdogs want rule applied globally.
 
Australian Govt rolls out cybercrime reporting site 
By John Hilvert | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
ACORN pitched as 'national policing initiative'.
 
The failure of the antivirus industry 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Insights from AVAR 2014.
 
Sony Pictures suffers network outage after apparent hack 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Company data may have been stolen.
 
Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
Google releases enterprise anti-malware tool for Macs 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Regin state-sponsored malware traced to UK, US spies: report 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Used in surveillance on EU, Belgian telco.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
The Fitbit detectives that could be using your data in court 
By David Glance | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Will the law catch up with wearables and lifestyle tracking?
 
Third-party app data at risk from iOS 'Masque' flaw 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
 
European Parliament proposes Google split 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Draft resolution suggests unbundling search from commercial services.
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption 
By Ashley Carman | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers extra-strength security.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
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  2%
 
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