Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | 7 hours 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 | 7 hours 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 | 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
 
European Parliament proposes Google split 
1 day 4 hours ago | Comment Now 
Draft resolution suggests unbundling search from commercial services.
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption 
By Ashley Carman | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Offers extra-strength security.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
Encryption, tokenisation to shape future PCI compliance 
By Brett Winterford | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
PCI Security Council mulls response to retail malware attacks.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
US weather systems hacked, satellites affected 
Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four websites targeted.
 
AWS pushes deeper into IT management 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Puts giants of the IT industry on notice.
 
Getting tricked into playing social roulette 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Defences against social engineering are failing.
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Your bank
  39%
 
Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
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  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
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