Tag: infosec

Hacking Team breach could have been an inside job 
Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Former staff under investigation.
 
Infosec firms oppose 'misguided' exploit export controls 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Claim new rules will put the world at greater risk.
 
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.
 
Millions of US citizens' personal data taken in OPM hack 
Jul 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Stolen data includes social security details.
 
Government exploit vendor hacked, client data exposed 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Update: Australian agencies potentially compromised.
 
China tightens grip on cyber security with sweeping new law 
Jul 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will make systems, networks 'controllable'.
 
Cisco to buy OpenDNS for $823m 
Jul 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
To bolster security business.
 
Cisco plugs default SSH key security hole 
By Adam Greenberg | Jun 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Remote attackers could connect with superuser privileges.
 
Aussie mining tech firm counts cost of Chinese hacking 
Jun 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
The damage an attack can do to your bottom line.
 
Tatts hunts for IT security boss 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Looks to bolster infosec creds.
 
OPM chief blames hack on decades of infosec underinvestment  
 
Einstein alone can't keep you safe from cyber attack 
By Tony Campbell | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Brains plus brawn necessary for protection.
 
Visa teams up with FireEye for threat data sharing 
Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will sell infosec intelligence to customers.
 
Tackling the human problem of security 
Jun 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
How security became a business enabler at Telstra.
 
Don’t be doomed to repeat the past 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Open standards help with past mistakes.
 
Apple Macs vulnerable to EFI zero-day 
By Juha Saarinen | May 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
Attackers can insert EFI rootkits from userland.
 
Queen gives 'Snooper's Charter' law royal approval 
By Doug Drinkwater | May 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Britain to expand online monitoring and data retention laws.
 
IT workarounds threaten privacy of children in care: Qld Auditor 
By Paris Cowan | May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Systems not up to the task at hand.
 
Comms, AFP cyber defences under scrutiny 
By Paris Cowan | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
National auditor kicks off new security checks.
 
Chinese security vendor caught cheating in AV test 
By Juha Saarinen | May 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Qihoo 360 loses certifications.
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