Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
AFP investigates alleged asylum seeker data theft 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Second breach “completely unacceptable” if true, says secretary.
 
Committee rules against expanding biometric data collection 
 
Big data needs big brains 
By Justin Warren | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Data can help provide better answers, assuming we're asking it the right questions.
 
Review recommends abolition of 457 labour market testing 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Skilled migration hokey-pokey continues.
 
SmartGates to be expanded into airport departures 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian airports to share 62 new terminals.
 
What Immigration did with just $1m and open source software 
By John Hilvert | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not everyone thinks tinkering on the cheap is a good idea, however.
 
Customs appoints new CIO, disbands CTO in restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Noble removed from IT to lead merger, Brugeaud promoted.
 
US Homeland Security sued over data mining 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy group wants Govt to hand over intel documents.
 
Customs to pilot new border clearance system 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Automated, biometric future for travellers.
 
myGov struggles under tax return load 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Citizens locked out of lodgements.
 
Optus wins $52m Immigration renewal 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Deal to reach 15 years.
 
Review reveals extent of access to leaked Immigration data 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
KPMG blames staff inexperience for breach.
 
Immigration Minister sees biometrics future for border protection 
By Paris Cowan | May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expanding capability during current period of calm.
 
Australia faces lawsuits over asylum seeker data breach 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immigration Minister still holds power in protection decision.
 
Govt shifts ID verification system to Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Signs $4.8 million deal with Oakton.
 
Asylum seeker data remains exposed online 
By Darren Pauli | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Data breach fall out hard to contain.
 
Human Services picks Accenture for child support system overhaul 
 
Immigration dept confirms asylum seeker data breach 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Feb 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Personal details of up to 10,000 exposed.
 
Defence hunts for new CTO 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To fill spot left vacant by Matt Yannopoulos.
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